CFO Leadership Workshop (Now Available OnLine)

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This program teaches how to:

A CFO’s mastery of the financial skill is a given; however, such a skill alone is not enough to become a successful corporate leader. The finance function is a core component of the operational structure. It serves as a guardian of the shareholder’s resources by providing financial stewardship, making effective value-creation decisions, managing the financial risk and practicing good corporate governance. Consequently, a successful leader in this area needs to be armed with a variety of additional skills, including: an awareness of organizational and personal psychology, ability to manage a variety of stakeholders, a strong and effective communication skill, and possess an astuteness akin to politics.
This course is designed to develop and fortify the CFO’s skills and acts as a primer for the attendee to become a more visionary and charismatic leader.

Workshop Outcomes:

This workshop focuses on:

    • Organizational psychology and the role of finance within the corporate structure
    • Aligning Finance’s objectives with overall corporate objectives and strategies
    • Creating a value focus within finance and become more responsive to management needs
    • Turning finance into a valued and trusted business partner
    • Developing and fostering a strong finance team by leverage and balancing skills
    • Fostering a strong relationship with the CEO/Board and becoming a trusted adviser
    • Strategic engagement, alignment, goal congruence, delivering concrete outcomes
    • Acquiring commercial insights, perspectives that feed into decisions making
    • Leading through change, business transformation and performance optimization
    • Communicating business insights, decision choices more succinctly and intelligently
    • Using diplomacy and politics to generate consensus and decisions
    • Understanding your leadership style and linking it to financial objectives
    • Evaluating the practical implications of investment decisions and acquisitions
    • Driving innovation, organizational transformation and cultural change

Workshop Approach:

This workshop incorporates real-world case studies and draws on latest corporate examples. The aim is to foster a hands-on understanding of the concepts and instill a practical, and applicable, grasp of the skills required to succeed as leader.

Target Audience:

Existing or potential CFOs, as well as senior staff within the finance function

Course Curriculum

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  • 2 Days


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