The Convergence of Finance Skills and Digital Disruptions Transforming the Profession

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The Convergence of Finance Skills and Digital Disruptions Transforming the Profession

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Financial leadership is transforming. Enhance the role of the finance team with new digital competencies.

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Drive business performance and add value to your organization

The fast-changing business environment and the demand for strategic decision-making from business managers is pushing the finance function beyond its traditional boundaries.

Learn how to:

  • Take an increasingly strategic role within your organization
  • Move traditional finance skills to digital platforms
  • Develop a new set of competencies to respond to business and technological challenges

Key Topics

  • Future of Finance
  • Finance business partnering
  • Digital transformation

Learning Outcomes

  • Recognize why the finance function must transform and identify the influencing drivers of change.
  • Recognize the emerging strategic and performance management role of finance.
  • Indicate how finance can exploit technological disruptions to enhance their roles.
  • Identify the powerful management accounting toolkit in the context of digital platforms.
  • Identify opportunities for AI, automation, robotization, and machine learning in finance.
  • Indicate how big data and analytics are contributing to a fundamental shift in finance.

Who Will Benefit

  • Accounting and finance professionals
  • Future-focused professionals

Professional development

This Webcast offers 2 hours of CPE credit.
Note on CPE Requirements and Credits
All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Field of study: Finance
Programme level:Basic
Access:This is a live event. You will have access to webcast on the date/time of broadcast and the archive for 3 months after the broadcast date.

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  • Aubrey Joachim

    Aubrey Joachim FCMA; CGMA; MBA is a Chartered Management Accountant – a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants UK. He has over 30 years of strategic management accounting experience with global conglomerates (Anglo‐Dutch conglomerate Unilever and US Energy giant McDermott International Inc.) in South Asia, the Middle East, South East Asia and UK. In Australia since 1993 he’s been involved in the financial services sector and Sydney Water Corporation in senior finance roles.

    In 2005 Aubrey set up his own boutique consulting organization – Leading Edge Change, essentially focusing on delivering public and in‐house training and development workshops and seminars in finance, management accounting, strategic management, asset management, beyond budgeting and forecasting, finance transformation and big data and business analytics in over 25 countries across the world.

    Aubrey also works with professional bodies and is a trainer for the Australian Institute of Company Directors, as well as conducting professional development courses for CIMA in the UK, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, UAE, Hong Kong, New Zealand and Australia. He is a much in demand presenter for The Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia & New Zealand and CPA Australia running many of their CPD programs. He also runs programs for conference companies across the world.

    In 2009/2010, Aubrey became the first non‐British/ Irish global President of the prestigious global management accounting body CIMA – the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants UK in its 90 year history. This global position gave him significant insight into the future of the finance function as well as exposure and public profile. He has been written about and provided opinion pieces that have been published in various countries. Aubrey has an extensive google profile and has been profiled in many forms of media – press, TV, radio, internet etc in many countries.


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