How Finance Transformation is shaping the future of the Finance Department
20 April 2022, Wednesday,
10am to 12noon (GMT +8)
Finance Transformation plays a pivotal role in shaping the future of the finance function. To future-proof the finance function in an increasingly digitized world, finance leaders are now expected to leave behind the limitations of traditional methods and move forward with a data-driven approach that will help finance departments function more efficiently and optimally.
1. Which factors should an organization take into account when determining if it is ready for and in need of finance transformation?
2. How to strategically create a roadmap that approaches today’s finance transformation?
4. What’s the expected full value of finance transformation in an organization after its implementation?
5. What do you think are the possible finance transformation opportunities in the next five years?
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
CFOs, Financial controllers, Heads of FP&A, FP&A Professionals, Senior Finance Manager/Finance Managers, Finance Business Partners
Opening Address & Housekeeping by DigitalCFO Asia
Masterclass Session 1:
Masterclass Session 2:
Creating a roadmap & vision as the outcome of the Finance Transformation - How good will look like.
Trainer: Tan Lee Thong, CFO Practice Lead, Workday
Masterclass Session 3:
Closing Address by DigitalCFO Asia
SPEAKERS & TRAINERS
I'm Joanne Flinn, Founder of Unicorning™. I work with sustainability-oriented finance executives, Boards and the C Suite. So that your digital transformation and the mindset your people align for business growth along with proper controls. My next book, Greensight - 'The Sustainability Handbook for Company Directors' is coming out soon.
My back story: I led the country practice for Financial Services Consulting at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Thailand, sat on the ITExCo at DBS here in Singapore, and co-founded the Change Leaders, in collaboration with the University of Oxford and HEC. My clients include start-ups ecosystems to the Fortune 500 and $1.5 Billion funds.
Twice a TEDx speaker, I’ve keynoted on 4 continents at industry events, spoken to boards and regularly lead finance transformation workshops with CPA Australia.
Tan Lee Thong, CFO Practice Lead, Workday
Lee Thong is the Asia CFO Practice Lead for Workday, and a chartered accountant with over 25 years of Finance leadership experience across listed and privately owned MNCs in various industries. In his last held position with an US$1.2B MNC headquartered in Singapore, Lee Thong led a Group Finance team, running a full spectrum of Corporate Finance functions and accomplishing major projects including syndicated fund raising, mergers & acquisitions, set up a centralised global treasury centre, and led a multi-years Finance transformation project across Asia Pacific.
With a passion in coaching and training, Lee Thong is also an ICF certified coach who finds great satisfaction in helping people develop to their fullest potential through personal self-awareness, financial empowerment and performance improvement. He is also an adjunct lecturer for some Finance programmes with local universities.