Last month, the FSN published the results of the 2016 survey “The future of the Finance Function” of the Linked In Group FSN Modern Finance Forum.

Thanks to the 760 answers from finance professionals, the aim of this report is to understand how the finance function evolves.

The study highlights that CFO still have influence in organizations but their role is full of contradictions… Actually, most of the CFO said that still have a lot of accounting to do. This, has an impact the time dedicated to create added value concerning the decisions making for the company and the skills acquisition of the financial team.

However, that’s these 2 elements that will make the difference in the coming months/years in terms of financial performance.

FSN proposes this video which presents the main results of the study « The Future of the Finance Function »

FSN finance survey 2016 the future of the finance function