The role of the CFO has evolved and widened in recent decades. Perceptions of the role, and the role itself, are changing at the top level, with CFOs assuming increasingly complex, strategic roles focused on driving value creation. In addition, CFOs have been guiding organisations through some of the most fast-changing, turbulent times in recent memory.

How are CFOs finding this transition? What do businesses expect from the modern CFO? We spoke with 225 CFOs, MDs, CEOs and other senior leaders to find out.



CFO & Financial Leadership Executive Search Team

BIE identifies and attracts CFO and financial leadership talent for world-leading brands across a broad range of sectors, sizes and ownership structures. Our clients include internationally owned, FTSE100, FTSE250, AIM-listed and private equity backed businesses as well as some of the most exciting start-up enterprises in the market.

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