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28/04/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Five top qualities of a CFO

By Eleanor O’Neill Financial expertise and top business acumen are the most obvious requirements for a good CFO. But what else makes up the mark of a quality financial executive? Roles at all levels across businesses are expanding to be … Continue reading

16/02/2016
by GAA Accounting
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The evolving role of the CFO

By Pieter van Niekerk Technology is rapidly transforming and enhancing the way we work. We have seen job descriptions change in accordance with technological change, with the CFO probably seeing the most dramatic change in roles and responsibilities over the … Continue reading

14/04/2014
by GAA Accounting
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Study Shows Ambitious Finance Execs Need to Network, Broaden Skillset

By Chris Baysden Large publicly listed companies continue to eliminate the COO position, a development that has important implications for the responsibilities and career paths of CFOs. Just 35% of Fortune 500 and S&P 500 companies employed a COO last year, according … Continue reading