A vision for the CFO & finance function : from accounting for the balance sheet to accounting for the business & value creation / by International Federation of Accountants (IFAC)Publisher: New York, USA : International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), 2019Description: 24 p. : ill. ; electronic resource.ISBN: 9781608154197.Subject(s): CFOs | Accounting profession | Business planning | Corporate strategyOnline resources: Click here to access online
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Executive summary -- The finance function of the future -- Shifting from accounting for the balance sheet to accounting for the business -- Digitalization of finance & accounting gains momentum -- Developing a vision for the finance function & enabling transformation -- Implications for professional accountancy organizations.
Looks at the changing role of the CFO, finance teams and accounting professionals and how this is transforming the finance function agenda. Outlines a vision for developing an effective finance function focused on business strategy, value creation, better decision making and managing uncertainty. Outlines the key priorities for the accounting profession of the future and includes an evaluation tool to assist boards and management to review their finance function.