How Future-Ready CFOs Are Driving Real-Time Business Performance

Forward-thinking CFOs are considering how they can play a strategic role in transforming the business from a traditional model to a real-time enterprise. This means charting a course for the future that enables executive access to dynamic, data-driven financial insights.

The TCS 2020 CFO Study “How future-ready CFOs are driving real-time business performance” examines the responses from future-focused CFOs in large enterprises in the United States, Canada, Germany, the UK, and the Netherlands to explore this and other topics such as:

  • Are you currently able to turn your enterprise data into accessible, real-time insights that drive business growth?
  • Is your organization agile and ready to support new, future-ready digital business models?
  • Which technologies—from blockchain, analytics, machine learning, and AI—should you focus on and invest in?

Get more details in the CFO Study. Download the “Executive Summary”.

TCS 2020 CFO Study Key findings

The initial findings ​from our study reveal dramatic differences in ​business strategy, attitudes and processes in ​the finance function when comparing “real-time” organizations with those at their more traditional counterparts. You can view the interactive key findings “Infogram” or download a PDF below.

How future-ready CFOs are driving real-time business performance

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Get highlights from the TCS 2020 CFO Study key findings, including CFO focus areas in the next five years. Will you be ready to drive everything from culture change to smart technology-centered business models to blockchain?

The future-ready CFO will need agility that comes from real-time business intelligence. Get a sneak peek at what 500 enterprise finance leaders predict will be the most essential skills and technologies for 2020 and beyond.

Discover how top-performing CFOs benefit from agile financial planning & analysis (FP&A) systems and are using enterprise data to create a future-focused foundation for the entire enterprise.

Read the most interesting results from the TCS CFO Study survey of senior finance executives in North America, UK and Europe to see who is leading the way in creating agile, real-time organizations.

TCS 2020 CFO Study Master Report

A comprehensive report from this year’s survey uncovers fresh insights about how leading CFOs are adopting new business models to create a more agile organization ready to compete in cross-industry digital ecosystems.

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Get key highlights from the TCS CFO Study master report to understand how agile finance leaders are enabling real-time business for the 2020s.