Great piece putting an enhanced finance function at the heart of issues from profitability to cyber security. Would love to see more finance teams and initiatives given a role in the heart of the strategy and boardroom
automation can allow a finance professional to identify trends in customer profitability for example, and use this to both better understand their challenges and provide educated counsel,” she adds. As digital solutions become further ingrained in the finance function, cyber security should be accepted as a high priority in all firms to ensure risks are kept to a minimum. Attitudes towards the finance function will need to change as adoption of a new digital ecosystem will require the cyber-security and finance functions to speak the same language.