Ritchie Arceo

Chief Financial Officer ALSTRA, Concepcion-Carrier Air Conditioning Company

Ritchie A. Arceo is the Chief Financial Officer of Alstra, the Commercial Division of Concepcion Industrial Corporation, providing Heating Ventilation and Airconditioning (HVAC) Solutions and Vertical Transport Solutions to its commercial clients. Chie has more than 20 years’ experience in various areas of finance, which include financial and management accounting, controls and compliance, taxation, treasury, finance service delivery, M&A and JVs, external and internal auditing, and systems implementation across the energy, construction, and IT industries in the Philippines and in Asia. This included stints in top global companies and industry leaders such as Vena Energy, Microsoft, and Schindler to name a few. He graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accountancy from the Technological Institute of the Philippines-Manila, is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the Philippines, a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) in Australia, and earned his Master In Business Administration (MBA) from the University of the Philippines - Diliman. He is married to Rosanna, and has three wonderful children - Ken Dominic, Sean Aldrich, and Rinoa Lucelyn.

Conference Day 1 - 11 August 2020

Tuesday, August 11th, 2020

9:40 AM CFO & CTO Panel: Embracing Transformative Roles to Deliver Global Services and Exceed Enterprise Value

In this panel, we find out how CFOs work with CTOs to embrace their new transformative role among the C-suite through designing clear end-goals, exploiting new technologies and building pilot programs and techniques to avoid redundancy.

·         Hunting for “quick win” opportunities to prioritize digital investments
·         Finding common goals and using agile methods to optimize digital projects
·         Evaluating ongoing technologies to ensure relevancy and value
·         Creating a culture to enable risk-taking while pursuing innovation

Conference Day 2 - 12 August 2020

Wednesday, August 12th, 2020

2:40 PM FinTech Panel: DNA of the CFO: Is the Future of Finance New Technology Or New People?

In today's business operations, the changing role of the CFO is increasing complexities resulting from globalization, regulation, information technology, and changing expectation, amongst others.
These bring the role of finance function into question, where traditional responsibilities will soon become obsolete. 
In this panel, we find out how CFOs provide insights and support strategic planning with the use of data analytics to lead future complex decision-making by correlating, forecasting, and predicting future scenarios.

·         How do you define your CFO role?
·         As the CFO role blurs, how can future finance leaders find focus?
·         Is the future of finance robotics?
·         Challenging the assumptions about what constitutes finance talent

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

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