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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Episodes

  • 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.

  • How Finance Can Keep Live Entertainment Alive

    December 13th, 2021  |  50 mins 47 secs
    cfo, finance, live entertainment, media

    As part of FEI's ForwardThinking interview series, Shivani Somaiya interviews Chief Financial Officer at Break the Floor Productions, Brian Parisi.

  • Episode 69: Rise of the Streaming Culture and Art of the COVID Pivot

    December 7th, 2021  |  51 mins 15 secs
    finance, media, production, streaming

    As part of FEI's ForwardThinking interview series, Shivani Somaiya interviews Executive Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller at ViacomCBS

  • Balancing And Changing While Growing Fast In Finance

    December 3rd, 2021  |  26 mins 10 secs
    cfo, pharma, spac

    A conversation with Procaps Group CFO Patricio Vargas.

  • Gaining Inclusivity, Battling Isolation: Crowe Quarterly Insight

    December 1st, 2021  |  24 mins 48 secs
    accounting, diversity, finance

    An interview with Crowe's first Chief Diversity Officer.

  • Inflation Accounting and Accounting for Inflation

    November 17th, 2021  |  22 mins 21 secs
    cfo, finance, inflation

    A discussion about accounting in inflationary times with Temple's Dr. Elizabeth Gordon.

  • Your Cash Flows Don't Make Any Sense

    November 10th, 2021  |  35 mins 12 secs
    cfo, disclosure, finance, investing

    In this episode we speak to Counterpoint Global’s Michael Mauboussin about his proposals around cash flow statements and the issues that a confused cash flow statement brings up for both prepares and investors.

  • Banks and CECL's Future

    November 3rd, 2021  |  24 mins 54 secs
    accounting, banks, cecl, cfo, finance

    In 2019 the banking industry was on the cusp of adapting one of the most transformative changes to their capital accounting measures, called the current expected credit loss or CECL model. But on the way to making CECL a reality the COVID-19 pandemic hit, causing delays.

  • Episode 61: Digitization and How to Finance the News

    October 21st, 2021  |  55 mins 35 secs
    cfo, finance, media, news

    As part of FEI's ForwardThinking interview series, Shivani Somaiya interview Guardian News & Media's Regina Buckley.

  • Episode 60: Sustainability Disclosure "Must Be Done" With Existing Rules

    October 14th, 2021  |  27 mins 8 secs
    cfo, esg, investing, regulation, sustainability

    In this episode of the podcast we speak with David Pitt Watson about his hopes for ESG reporting in the US, the usefulness of existing rules and the challenges of accounting and reporting carbon emissions

  • Episode 52: Tax Proposal Targeting Silicon Valley

    September 30th, 2021  |  16 mins 40 secs
    cfo, tax, tech

    A tax provision called a “qualified small business stock,” or QSBS, is the target of lawmakers looking for revenue.

  • Episode 51: Fraud in the Time of COVID

    September 24th, 2021  |  54 mins 5 secs
    cfo, finance, fraud

    Margot Cella of the Center for Audit Quality and Pam Verick of Protiviti discusses some of the challenges faced by financial executives when it comes to fraud during the pandemic.

  • Episode 50: Government Controllers Speak

    July 20th, 2021  |  25 mins 54 secs
    covid, finance, government, pandemic

    The role of government has never been more important than it is today, with federal, state and local leaders working with the private sector to lead the US economy out of the financial crisis created by the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Episode 49: Navigating One City’s Financial Future 2021

    July 7th, 2021  |  56 mins 40 secs
    finance, philadelphia

    An in depth discussion with Philadelphia's City Controller.