The Financial Executive Podcast

Discussions and thought-provoking ideas from Financial Executives International

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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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  • Episode 46: FowardThinking: One State’s Path to Recovery

    May 18th, 2021  |  54 mins 24 secs

    he 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 45: Speed, Agility and the CFO

    May 14th, 2021  |  21 mins 8 secs
    cfo, finance, leadership

    We discuss the results of the most recent CFO survey published by Accenture and discuss how all financial leaders can learn from the lessons of a transformative year.

  • Episode 44: Big Data and Sustainability Reporting

    April 29th, 2021  |  22 mins 59 secs
    big data, cfo, esg, sustainability, technology

    A discussion with Clarity AI's Rebeca Minguela.

  • Episode 43: Career and Connection in 2021

    April 16th, 2021  |  36 mins 42 secs
    lbgtq, leadership, real estate, recruiting

    The world, and work, of financial executives has changed forever and many will spend 2021 trying to recalibrate. There is no rule book for what lies ahead; the way to manage people and organizations needs to be completely rebuilt.

  • Episode 41: What Is Extinction Accounting?

    January 26th, 2021  |  33 mins 7 secs
    accounting, esg, science, sustainability

    In this episode I speak with Professor Jill Atkins of Sheffield University’s Management School. Professor Atkins is a leading researcher in the field of extinction accounting and in this discussion she helps define its practice and its importance on the ESG debate.

  • Episode 40: What Financial Executives Really Think About Internal Controls

    January 19th, 2021  |  35 mins 7 secs
    accounting, cfo, finance

    In this episode, we speak to three academic researchers and the sponsor of a new research report released by the Financial Education and Research Foundation - titled Where Are We Now? The Story of ICFR at Large Public Companies as Told by the Financial Executive -- about how leaders are dealing with the responsibility of ICFR and how technology can be leveraged to measure and track them.

  • Episode 39: Section 230 Reform And Back to The Dystopian Future

    January 12th, 2021  |  25 mins 27 secs
    facebook, google, law, section 230, technology

    How did Section 230 became such an integral part of the social platforms based in Silicon Valley and what their future business models may look like if the law is reformed.

  • Episode 38: CECL, Loss Models and the Unintended Consequences of COVID-19

    December 15th, 2020  |  34 mins 1 sec
    banks, cfo, finance, models
  • Episode 37: Navigating the Impact of PPP and Government Assistance: Crowe Quarterly Update

    December 15th, 2020  |  24 mins 11 secs

    How can financial executive manage the government assistance labyrinth.

  • Episode 36: Racial Justice Is a Movement, Not a Moment

    September 6th, 2020  |  51 mins 5 secs
    cfo, leadership, racial justice

    Olivia Berkman colleague at FEI Laura Shiffman and I interview the CFO of the National Urban League, Calvin Harris.

  • Episode 35: At the Center of the Storm

    September 3rd, 2020  |  57 mins 24 secs
    cfo, covid-19, mayo clinic

    An discussion with Dennis Dahlen, CFO, Mayo Clinic

  • Episode 34: Going on Offense

    September 3rd, 2020  |  58 mins 23 secs
    cfo, covid-19, football, super bowl

    Dan Crumb, CFO, Kansas City Chiefs, interviewed by Andrej Suskavcevic, CAE, President & CEO, FEI.

  • Episode 33: Delivering When It Matters Most

    September 2nd, 2020  |  58 mins 22 secs
    covid-19, finance, leadership

    Teri Reinseth, Corporate Controller & CAO, 3M Company, interviewed by Chris Westfall, Vice President of Content Strategy, FEI.

  • Episode 32: Cybersecurity As a Competitive Advantage: Crowe Quarterly Insight

    August 31st, 2020  |  31 mins 26 secs
    cfo, cybersecurity, digital

    A discussion with Troy La Huis, Digital Security Leader at Crowe, talk about what financial executives need to know about new security risks and challenges in a rapidly evolving information security climate.

  • Four Challenges, Four Leaders

    August 26th, 2020  |  43 mins 8 secs
    cfo, diversity, finance, leadership

    This summer Financial Executives International -- in partnership with Robert Half International and Protiviti -- launched a new series of in-depth discussions with finance leaders focusing on how they are dealing with the incredible disruption happening in society and economy.

  • Episode 30: Staying Liquid Means Staying Open: Crowe Quarterly Insight

    May 14th, 2020  |  19 mins 7 secs
    cfo, covid-19, crisis

    Conserving and accessing capital has never been more important for corporate leaders as they scramble to fortify balance sheets in a upended, post-COVD-19 world.