As companies and the economy evolve, so does the role of the CFO.
Today’s chief financial officers are much more than just numbers-crunchers. They can be futurists, digital finance experts, growth strategists, as well as valued coaches and mentors. Organizations like the World Economic Forum even suggest that CFOs may be critical to protecting our environment.
Below are four distinct kinds of modern financial chiefs—the Growth Wizard, the Numbers Person, the Strategist and the Institutional Expert.
Do you fit one of these types, or more than just one? Does someone else in your organization? Read on and see if any of these “profiles” seem familiar.
Sources: Forbes, Growthforce.com, IndustryWeek, Vantagecost.com