Jack McCullough

President CFO Leadership Council

Jack McCullough is a recognized thought leader in the field of financial leadership, with a career that has included CFO positions at 26 companies. He founded and is the president of the CFO Leadership Council, a global organization dedicated to empowering senior financial executives through innovative professional development programs and peer networking.

Jack recently published his first book, Secrets of Rockstar CFOs, which is based upon conversations with more than 40 of the world’s elite chief financial officers, form Silicon Valley startups to Fortune 50 multinationals.  He is a contributor at Forbes.com where he writes a bi-monthly article for the Forbes Financial Network.

His other accomplishments include chairing the MIT Sloan CFO Summit, and creating the vision behind CFO Week, a one-of-a-kind learning and networking experience jointly executed by the CFO Leadership Council and MIT Sloan.  He lives in Massachusetts with his wife and two teenage sons.



Future of Finance & CFO Summit, Tuesday - Conference Day 1

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

3:00 PM Secrets of Rockstar CFO's

In this session, Jack will talk you through the common traits & practices that make worldclass CFOs.

4:10 PM A memo from the CFO: communication and financial story-telling

- Conveying the key messages that influence stakeholders
- How do you convey financial information with impact – speaking the language of business or stakeholder
- Boiling strategy down to business levers and direction

The CFO Summit

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

11:15 AM PANEL DISCUSSION: The evolving role and mandate of the CFO

o How do we harness our increasing responsibilities and traditional finance expertise to drive the C-suite agenda and lead substantive change?
o Leading the move towards digitisation and automation: why are we still spending more time on traditional finance activities than new digital trends?
o What does it take to blend the production of hard financial reporting data with the analysis and insights needed to develop a dynamic, realistic corporate strategy?
o How can we shift our focus more towards becoming long-term value architects whilst still achieving the short-term performance goals our board and investors want to see?

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Jack.

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