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Driving Strategy As a Finance Leader: How To Guide & Manage Your Company Strategy

Tue 01 Dec 2020
10:00 - 11:00
Online Event

About the event

Driving Strategy As a Finance Leader: How To Guide & Manage Your Company Strategy image

The role of Finance Director and CFO is changing. There’s a recognition of the unique, data-led insight a Finance Leader can bring to strategic planning and formation of a company strategy. Much has been written about the importance of becoming this heralded figure within a company, but not enough has been said about how to practically do it. 

In this webinar we’ll show you exactly what you need to do to meet your potential as a strategic leader, and outline best practice for leading strategy formation and managing execution. 

You will learn:

  • About the increasing trend for FDs and CFOs to drive company strategy
  • Best practice, practical ways to run strategy planning
  • The best tools and techniques to use
  • Exactly what a CEO needs from a Strategic CFO

Brought to you in partnership with The Finance Leader's Summit.

About our Speakers

Tom Ricca-McCarthy, Co-Founder, Lucidity

Tom Ricca-McCarthy is an experienced CEO and President of multiple software businesses, operating globally with many millions in revenue. Tom has achieved recognition in The Times SME Fastrack for International Growth and 4 years in the Times Top 100 SMEs. He is a non-executive at a number of businesses and a Mentor at a growth fund advising early-stage technology businesses. Tom has led the turnaround and growth of other technology businesses, some to exit. He is a published author at Oxford University Press and holds a BEng in Electronic Engineering from Warwick University. 

René Moolenaar, CFO, Crunch, Senior Lecturer, University of Sussex Business School

René Moolenaar is a highly experienced CFO, board advisor and prominent academic in the field of marketing and strategy. René is the Chief Financial Officer at Crunch, an online accountancy software and service provider. Alongside that role, René is Senior Lecturer in Marketing and Strategy at the University of Sussex Business School and holds a number of Board positions. His experience ranges from engineering and manufacturing, media, professional services, education and property.

About the hosts

Lucidity is a software platform used by SMEs from all sectors to grow their businesses. We make it faster and easier to set strategic goals, execute your strategy and track results. The platform is used by leaders and management teams to collaborate, drive & manage growth, diversify & turnaround businesses. Lucidity helps teams focus on what’s strategically important, saving time, effort and money whilst driving results.The Finance Leader's Summit 2020, now in it's sixth year, takes place on 10th December and is a conference for FDs and CFOs who would like to understand the changing role of the finance function within growing businesses in the UK.