Cfo Agenda
  • Publish Date: Posted about 6 years ago
  • Author:by Howard Bentwood

Cedar partners with the CFO Agenda 2016

Cedar is delighted to be partnering with the 2016 edition of the CFO Agenda.Taking place on Tuesday 28th June at the Waldorf Hilton Hotel in London, Financial Director’s annual flagship conference attracts more than 70 handpicked Blue Chip CFOs and FDs, along with more than 25 high-level speakers and influential thinkers.The conference’s keynote speeches will come from Sir Clive Woodward, The Rugby World Cup-winning head coach and Team GB director of sport, who will provide rare insight into people management and driving culture, and Alistair Darling will discuss his experiences as the former Chancellor of the Exchequer and his thoughts on the impending EU Referendum’s impact upon UK business.The day-long event is designed to inspire finance leaders to tackle new and emerging risks, stay ahead of economic changes, build strategies and maximise opportunities through the strategies of key business leaders.This year’s themes are “Culture. Strategy. Change”. CFOs and Finance Directors will be brought up to speed on the emerging finance trajectory for the next 12 months, including:-New industry opportunities and risks- Guidance on implementing new business strategies at a high level and in an exclusive environment- What the Brexit referendum means for you and your business- The CFO’s pivotal role in corporate and management culture- Mitigating tax versus reputation – Do companies have a duty to avoid tax?Topics range from maximising the use of data, to reconfiguring how CFOs and Finance Directors think about risk management. The programme will also focus on how a company can maintain fluid but robust governance processes, as well as exploring the importance of the sustainability promise. Full agenda Panellists include; Meg Hillier, MP and Chair of the influential Public Accounts Committee, Jolyon Maugham QC, Simon Henry, Chief Financial Officer of Royal Dutch Shell, and Stephen Herring, Head of Taxation at the Institute of Directors.

Share this Article
Back to Blogs
Cedar is delighted to be partnering with the 2016 edition of the CFO Agenda.Taking place on Tuesday 28th June at the Waldorf Hilton Hotel in London, Financial Director’s annual flagship conference attracts more than 70 handpicked Blue Chip CFOs and FDs, along with more than 25 high-level speakers and influential thinkers.The conference’s keynote speeches will come from Sir Clive Woodward, The Rugby World Cup-winning head coach and Team GB director of sport, who will provide rare insight into people management and driving culture, and Alistair Darling will discuss his experiences as the former Chancellor of the Exchequer and his thoughts on the impending EU Referendum’s impact upon UK business.The day-long event is designed to inspire finance leaders to tackle new and emerging risks, stay ahead of economic changes, build strategies and maximise opportunities through the strategies of key business leaders.This year’s themes are “Culture. Strategy. Change”. CFOs and Finance Directors will be brought up to speed on the emerging finance trajectory for the next 12 months, including:-New industry opportunities and risks- Guidance on implementing new business strategies at a high level and in an exclusive environment- What the Brexit referendum means for you and your business- The CFO’s pivotal role in corporate and management culture- Mitigating tax versus reputation – Do companies have a duty to avoid tax?Topics range from maximising the use of data, to reconfiguring how CFOs and Finance Directors think about risk management. The programme will also focus on how a company can maintain fluid but robust governance processes, as well as exploring the importance of the sustainability promise. Full agenda Panellists include; Meg Hillier, MP and Chair of the influential Public Accounts Committee, Jolyon Maugham QC, Simon Henry, Chief Financial Officer of Royal Dutch Shell, and Stephen Herring, Head of Taxation at the Institute of Directors.

Latest Blogs

View All Blogs
1 A Pa0pj9p Kg Lop Vf Iu M Nlo Q E1579474393478
“Show me the Money!!!”

As the UK teeters on the brink of the recession precipice, the most commonly used phrase Cedar’s recruitment consultants hear these days is, “What with everything that’s going on…”.A year ago, we w...

Skynews Rishi Sunak Liz Truss 5845802
Britain's surprisingly diverse leadership battle

At Cedar, we're a diverse bunch, with diverse views, including our politics​. But looking at the current Government, it seems we're at an inflection point for all parties.With the resignation of Bo...

Regents Street Pride
​London Pride

In June 1970, up to 20,000 people gathered for what was then called a Gay Liberation march in New York. Although the battle for gay rights in the USA can be traced back to the 1920s, this march was...

Diverse Hands
​DE&I at Cedar – a work in progress

If you read our previous blog, ‘The Long March to Equality’, examining the rise of DE&I within recruitment, you may have been surprised, as we were, at how far the industry has come since the f...

I Stock 1072338828
The long march to equality

The oldest person who works at Cedar can remember when airlines advertised for male pilots and female air-hostesses. In Northern Ireland at that time, recruitment consultants used to draw up list...

Employers Are Getting Very Choosy Image
Employers are getting very choosy… A review of the recently-qualified accountancy & finance jobs market

The recruitment market and the economy more generally have had a lot of exogenous shocks over the last few years is, I can say without fear of contradiction, an understatement. Yet, despite all th...

square peg
Square pegs, round holes…and the need for genuine tax expertise in your business

As you know, the government has an Office for Tax Simplification, set up by George Osborne after he became Chancellor of the Exchequer in 2010. Unfortunately, as a former tax director from Grant...

Blank
​Recruitment as we move into Q4 – it’s a battlefield and a buyer’s market

Last year, as the full extent of the pandemic, became apparent, many economists said it would take a long time for the economy to recover. In April 2020, The Guardian reported that the EY Item Club...

Screen Shot 2018 07 12 At 3
What it takes to be a successful PE portfolio company CEO

​Whilst there is not a one size fits all solution for what we see in successful PE portfolio company CEO’s we are able to see some clear trends when it comes this. Below we have attempted to answer...

Image 790ea9f990
How to Make Your CV Stand Out

Looking for your next finance role? The first step is getting your CV right. With such a small window in which to impress recruiters, it’s vital that you’re able to make your CV stand out from the ...

Image 70a5eb1f6f
Public Practice Priorities for the year(s) ahead

Just over a year ago, we were starting to learn about a strange illness that was causing people to die in a number of countries - China, Italy and then, in small numbers at first, the UK. If you Go...

Picture1
How Covid-19 has changed company cultures.

​We are coming up to 12 months of working from home and company culture is one of the biggest things that has changed in our working environment.From a recruitment perspective, one of the most comm...

Image C3446935a3
Temperature Check – Recruitment in 2021

As we close on 2020, supposedly the year of clarity (20/20 vision) what do our Consultants see the future holding.Despite the threat of a 2nd mutated strain arriving at our shores and the likelihoo...