eBook: Achieving Finance Effectiveness
Over the past decade, finance departments reduced costs by almost 30 percent.
The next decade’s focus: achieving even higher levels of effectiveness.
The trade-off between cost reduction and increased effectiveness of the finance function is a false choice. Leading finance departments are guardians of enterprise value creation, demonstrating stewardship of their own spend by lowering absolute costs and shifting work towards more value-added activities.
What can companies do differently to join the finance leaders? The research points toward four imperatives.