Which qualities should a company be looking for when recruiting a Chief Financial Officer?
It’s a question that demands plenty of reflection, not least during an economic downturn. And it’s a question we’ll take a good look at here in this article.
We’ve browsed the latest studies on the subject to help us find an answer. While some CFO profiles put great emphasis on strategy and tech know-how, others rely more on a good knowledge of the sector in question and targeted specialization. The following are the four most sought-after profiles of CFOs in 2021:
- The Strategic Mind
- The Financial Operator
- The Forecast Analyst
- The Driver of Change