10 - 12 February, 2020 | Hilton Syon Park, London, United Kingdom

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The Future of Finance and CFO Summit 2020 Event Guide

Redefining finance: embracing new opportunities for value-creation in an age of digital businessI am pleased to announce that Future of Finance and CFO Summit is returning to London in 2020 and we have many exciting and new highlights that you simply cannot m ...

Future of Finance Awards 2020

Application and Guidelines | Future of Finance Awards 2020

This document serves as the general guideline for Future of Finance & CFO Awards submission. Please read through the criteria for each category carefully and answer these questions in your supporting document.

Brand NEW! Featured Content

How to design the optimal finance model for the future?

While the centralisation of business services support in Shared Services has yielded tremendous benefits and advantages, continued pressure upwards is pushing Finance to deliver “more.” Many customer concerns relate to problem-solving, whereby analysing finance processes can drive different decision-making, lead to the reengineering of processes, solve bottlenecks, and leverage data...

The Future CFO | Raconteur Special Report | Distributed in The Sunday Times

71 per cent of finance leaders say they are increasingly responsible for ethical decision-making in support of their organisation’s purpose. The Future CFO special report, published in The Sunday Times, in partnership with SSON, covers the ever-changing CFO role beyond that of number crunchers to that of value leaders. It...

Future of Finance 2020: Architects of value-creation, leading strategy with transformative insights

In the lead up to 2020, key forces shaping the Finance function are digitalisation, analytics and the value proposition of Finance. This report will begin with measures of success in Finance Shared Services. It will move on to examine how Finance can overcome hurdles to advanced analytics and empower executives...

Finance Forward | How to drive Business Transformation through Digitisation and Automation

What does this transformation look like? In a word: automated. Technology, however, is generally the easy part. It’s the People that are the challenge. To bring people along on the journey requires change management, pure and simple. Indeed, more transformation initiatives fail as a direct result of poor or insufficiently...

Future of Finance Benchmarking Report 2020

In the run up to the Future of Finance and CFO Summit 2020, SSON ran a survey to identify just how finance leaders are restructuring their role and their careers in the digitised environment. And the results are enlightening, not least of all because we see real evidence of a...

The Future of Finance - Three Stages from Two Perspectives

The future of finance is approaching and all businesses, big or small, must prepare for it.In the lead up to the Future of Finance and CFO Summit 2019, we spoke with Ian Brimicombe, Senior Vice President Group Finance, Burberry, and Camilla Thorsager Trendell, International Director & Finance Director itsu [grocery],...

Key Strategies, Digital Enablers & Skills Prioritised | SSON Analytics

In the run up to the Future of Finance and CFO Summit 2019, SSON Analytics has blended proprietary and public data to find out more about the unprecedented pace of change within the Finance function. The report uncovers more on strategies of Finance leaders, digital enablers and how the role...

Business Partnering & Leadership

Start up Vs. Heritage: What Finance Looks Like - an interview with Burberry and Itsu

We spoke with Ian Brimicombe, Senior Vice President Group Finance, Burberry, and Camilla Thorsager Trendell, International Director & Finance Director, itsu [grocery], to gain an insight into what the future of finance looks like for two businesses that sit at drastically different ends of the scale (start up vs. heritage)

Unleashing emotional intelligence: An interview with William Johnson

Emotional intelligence is a quality too often excluded from the archetype of the finance professional.William Johnson, Group Finance Director for Napp Pharmaceuticals, is coaching his team to appreciate and apply emotional intelligence in their interactions as finance business partners. Download this exclusive interview where William provides an insight into his...

RPA: A Finance Leader's Starter Pack

Download this free infographic to discover how RPA can revolutionise your financial processes. The infographic focuses on three main elements: Efficiency AutomationAccuracy The finance world is a hot industry that is constantly changing to keep up with the demands and trends expected from it. The next big step for you...

How are you going to lead finance to 2020 and beyond?

How are you going to lead finance to 2020 and beyond? What will it take to become a truly strategic partner?The Future of Finance and CFO Summit's Advisory Board predict 5 critical levers. Read on to find out what they are!

Additional Event Information

Post Show Report | Future of Finance and CFO Summit 2019

Discover what attendees experienced at FOF 2019 and why 85% would recommend this summit to colleagues and to people in their wider network. 

Content from Future of Finance 2020 Media Partners

Leverage Value by Bridging the Digital Gap

Indirect spend is often thought of as the poor relation in the procurement family. Spend can be low, administration costs high, and rarely do purchases in this category contribute directly to the business output.For a long time, it has been considered to be too disjointed and the spend too insignificant for...