TITLE

The Bottom Line on CFOs

PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
Financial Executive;Nov98, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
The interview is with Patrick S. Pittard, president and chief executive officer (CEO) at Heidrick & Struggles. Pittard talks about a survey conducted by the company and the Financial Executives Institute concerning the role of chief financial officers (CFO). Pittard mentions examples where CEOs and CFOs work together as partners in strategic planning and decision making. CEO report the most desirable abilities in a CFO are analytical thinking, strategic planning and leadership.
ACCESSION #
11873453

 

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