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Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Bold insights for one of the toughest jobs in the world

Today’s chief financial officers (CFOs) are expected to play four diverse and challenging roles: steward, operator, strategist and catalyst. These varied roles make a CFO’s job more complex than ever.

The CFO Program brings together a multidisciplinary team of Deloitte leaders and subject matter specialists to help CFOs stay ahead in the face of growing challenges and demands. The Program harnesses our organization’s broad capabilities to deliver forward thinking and fresh insights for every stage of a CFO’s career. Learn more about The CFO Program.

Explore our latest insights for CFOs below. You can also subscribe to our CFO Insights series or visit the CFO Insights section. Also visit the CFO article archive for topical digests, technical analyses and insights written and compiled by Deloitte in a special section of CFO Journal, published by The Wall Street Journal.

More Featured insights

  • 2014 Q2 Global CFO Signals
    Little wonder that in many of the 11 country reports in this edition of Global CFO Signals, finance chiefs are reporting sustained optimism, a healthy risk appetite, and expansionary tactics.
  • Cybersecurity: Five essential truths
    Given the costs and the increasingly malicious nature of cyber attacks, CFOs are understandably focused on identifying potential cyber risks and planning their corporate responses.
  • Time: Protecting your irrecoverable asset
    Screening, scheduling, routinizing, and delegating are some of the ways new finance chiefs can protect their time and focus on the truly important items.
  • Fox Business Network interview, June 30, 2014
    Sandy Cockrell, national managing partner, U.S. CFO Program, Deloitte LLP, discusses the highlights from the Q2 2014 North American CFO Signals survey results.

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  • How to drive shareholder value with risk transformation
    Accomplishing a dual-goal strategy.
  • Transitioning to a new role?
    Be selective about your priorities.
  • Elevating executives' transition priorities
    Manage stakeholder expectations.
  • Aligning compliance risk management to business priorities
    Advancing the strategic plan.
  • Improved visibility into profitability needed
    CFO Survey.

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