The Financial Executive Podcast

Discussions and thought-provoking ideas from Financial Executives International

About the show

Financial Executives International presents the Financial Executive Podcast: an audio digest focusing on the ideas and strategies of senior-level financial executives.

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  • Getting Finance In Sync

    September 29th, 2022  |  23 mins 20 secs
    cfo, finance, technology

    A in depth discussion about getting digital "synchronicity" in finance.

  • Mental Health In Finance and Accounting

    September 27th, 2022  |  25 mins 33 secs
    accounting, depression, finance, mental health

    An important discussion about the role of mental health in accounting with Prof. Mark Cowan.

  • Episode 83: Financial Services Facing the Unknown

    September 15th, 2022  |  35 mins 27 secs
    accounting, consumer credit, payment services, technology
  • Episode 82: The Changing Face of Consumer Credit

    August 31st, 2022  |  51 mins 37 secs
    accounting, finance
  • Adapting and Creating Value Through FP&A

    August 8th, 2022  |  25 mins 8 secs
    cfo, finance, fp&a

    In the sponsored episode of the Financial Executive Podcast we speak with James Hsie, director of corporate FP&A at Workday, about his approach to FP&A and how other finance professionals can leverage new technology and systems to meet that challenge.

  • Episode 81: Payment Services

    August 3rd, 2022  |  45 mins 35 secs
  • Episode 80: How to Modernize and Digitize Finance

    August 1st, 2022  |  52 mins 32 secs
    accounting, digitization, finance, technology
  • A New World Needs a New Way to Close

    June 27th, 2022  |  29 mins 18 secs
    accounting, artificial intelligence, cfo, corporate finance, finance, technology

    In this sponsored episode of the Financial Executive Podcast I speak with Nancy Wu, head of sales and support at SkyStem, about closing the books with certainty today requires a new approach.

  • Episode 78: Auditing a Company's Civil Rights Record

    June 22nd, 2022  |  35 mins 12 secs
    auditing, cfo, civil rights, racial equity

    Civil rights audits are becoming tables stakes for investors increasingly focused on discrimination the the work place and marketplace.

  • Proxy Season is ESG Season

    June 1st, 2022  |  36 mins 57 secs
    cfo, esg, finance, proxy, shareholders

    The current proxy season has seen a flurry of proposals that focus on ESG disclosures, especially issues of climate and diversity.

  • Putting a SOC in Crypto

    May 11th, 2022  |  23 mins 29 secs

    In this episode of the podcast we speak with Rich Perilloux, principal in the audit and assurance services group at Crowe about how he is working to bring some established IT assurance practices to the crypto world.

  • FEI Engage 101: China Accounting and Audit

    April 4th, 2022  |  31 mins 7 secs

    We talk to Professor Gillis how the audit industry in China has changed and what he expects for the future.

  • Episode 73: Inflation, Currency Volatility and Your Balance Sheet in 2022

    February 3rd, 2022  |  59 mins 14 secs
    economics, finance executives, inflation
  • Why Media Finance Matters More Than Ever

    January 4th, 2022  |  45 mins 1 sec
    cfo, finance, media, news

    A wrap up discussion on our most recent ForwardThinking series. We are joined by Robert Half's Paul McDonald and Protiviti's Paul Sachs.

  • Episode 66: The Next Battleground In The Trade Revolution

    December 21st, 2021  |  24 mins 22 secs
    cfo, finance, trade

    In this episode of the Financial Executive Podcast we speak with Nawaz Ali, head of market insights at Western Union Business Solutions.

  • Empty Spaces Full of Risk

    December 15th, 2021  |  22 mins 35 secs
    banks, cfo, finance, insurance, real estate

    In this episode the podcast we speak with Brendan Arnott, Senior Vice President at Chubb insurance.