Finance professionals are facing an ultimatum: enact a digital transformation or get left behind. Zoom and remote working are now commonplace, but are businesses transforming, or are they just communicating differently? 

We’re proud to bring you this joint research report with ACCA and Chartered Accountants ANZ, Transformational Journeys: Finance and the Agile Organisation. We dive deep into the way finance teams are responding to post-pandemic trends.

Each week we will disect the report, giving you a clearer understanding of how you can adapt to the changing face of Digital Transformation.

Meet the Authors

Chris Argent
Charlotte evett
Clive webb
Suresh sood

Chris Argent, Founder and CEO, Generation CFO

Chris is the Founder and Managing Director of Generation CFO, which boasts a community of over 100,000 finance professionals. Previously holding roles such as SME CFO and Enterprise Finance Transformation Lead for huge international businesses, he now guides others through thought leadership, training and digital finance transformation.

Charlotte Evett, New Zealand Government and Pacific Relations Leader, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Charlotte is a Chartered Accountant involved with CA ANZ’s research and thought leadership program. She is also responsible for advocating in the public interest with New Zealand regulators and government on policy issues relevant to Chartered Accountants and the accounting profession.

Clive Webb, Head of Business Management, ACCA

Clive is a Chartered Accountant with global experience, and an established course developer and facilitator of both soft and technical skills across a range of learning formats. Clive is also an author of reports covering technology, the future of the finance function, career development in the profession and the digitalisation of the small and medium sized practice.

Suresh Sood, Data Scientist, Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

Suresh is one of Australia’s foremost experts in Big Data & Machine Learning, crossing the divide between academia and practice. He serves as a Data Scientist at Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, where he is instrumental in adoption of cloud, AI and analytics technologies.