What a future CFO should be

The 2015 Finance for the Future Awards interactive reception featured an Interactive Hub where guests were invited to help to create the job description for the Finance Leader of the Future.


The Creating Hub provided attendees with the opportunity to highlight the key features of a Future Finance Leader by answering the following questions:

  • What will the main responsibilities of a Finance Leader of the Future be?
  • What key skills will a Finance Leader of the Future need?
  • What values should a Finance Leader of the Future stand for?

A summary of the key skills trends from each question are showcased in the following word clouds:

Key responsibilities:

Key skills:

Key values:


The full pdf document can be downloaded here.

Pictures of the 2015 interactive reception and awards ceremony are available here.