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The CFO’s agenda – what you need

The role of the CFO was evolving before the COVID-19 crisis, but the pressure for change has increased markedly this year, as Halvor Stokke explains.

The COVID-19 crisis has added urgency to the pace of change that has been under way in the finance function for several years.

The goal for business now is recovery and growth, particularly for those companies that have been deeply affected by recent events. In addition to chief financial officers (CFOs), chief data officers have joined the ranks of business executives – along with chief digital officers and chief customer officers – in building the sustainable business of the future.