And the challenges are just beginning. Are you ready?
The Strategic CFO Forum will offer practical, peer-tested tactics and strategies to help you and your team succeed in the year ahead, driving value through your organization and becoming the strategic, indispensable business partner your CEO needs to steer the enterprise in chaotic times.
Take one day to invest in yourself, collaborate with your peers, and learn from world-class experts to meet the rising expectations being placed on you and your finance team. Now is the time to rise to the challenge—your C-Suite peers are counting on you.
Gone are the days of “business as usual” and traditional CFO responsibilities. We’ll equip you with the critical assets of a strategic CFO to elevate your contributions.
We’ll help you maximize the value of your enterprise’s most important asset, to see more deeply and make faster, smarter decisions when they matter most.
Inflation, supply chain disruption, volatile financial markets, talent shortages — there’s no lack of tough challenges testing your strategy. Ask the hard questions and see possibilities to give your company a true edge over the competition.
Leverage working sessions to build your network and gain tangible solutions from other CFOs tackling the same kinds of challenges you are in preparing for the difficult period ahead.
Mr. Kavanaugh joined IBM in 1996 and held a series of finance positions with increasing responsibility over the last three decades. As CFO, he is responsible for leading IBM’s worldwide financial operations, overseeing accounting and controllership, financial planning and analysis, tax, internal audit, investor relations, corporate development and treasury.
Through his experience as CFO at IBM (and previously as SVP of Transformation & Operations, where he led IBM’s transformation to a data-driven cognitive enterprise), Mr. Kavanaugh will share what strategic CFOs — and their finance teams — can do to drive value through the organization.
Chief Executive Group is registered with NASBA as a sponsor of Continuing Professional Education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors.