Jan 12, 2022
Back in 2008, Cassandra Hudson was interviewing for a senior accounting role at a small tech firm in Boston when the CFO casually shared some “insight” into the company’s future.
“The CEO really wants to take this company public, this is probably never going to happen—we’ll likely sell in the next couple of...
Jan 9, 2022
Unlike many of his finance leader peers, Jean Lavigueur has little difficulty in identifying where and when his path to the CFO office began.
It was back in the early to mid-1990s, he recalls, when—after he had spent nearly 10 years with PwC—a charismatic entrepreneur client named Louis Têtu convinced him to join...
Jan 5, 2022
When it came time for Jen Herdler to get back into the workforce, she signed up for a refresher course in financial modeling through a weeklong classroom experience in lower Manhattan.
There she would become reacquainted with an old friend: Excel. However, her fellow classmates were another matter.
Jan 2, 2022
Like many of his finance leader peers, Pete Mariani credits a senior operational role with helping him to plant both feet on the path to CFO office.
However, unlike many of his peers, Mariani found his transformational role to be in Japan.
Back in 1998, he was a director of finance for Guidant, a maker of cardiovascular...