Four profiles of today’s CFO Management roles vary by organization, depending on a company’s history, the characteristics of its industry, and the demands of investors. And although fitting CFOs into a clear-cut typology may seem artificial, we found it useful to understand how companies are filling the role to get a clearer picture of how it’s changing.
Based on our research, we categorize CFOs into four general profiles.
• The Finance Expert
• The Generalist
• The Performance Leader
• The Growth Champion