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The podcast featuring finance leaders driving change within their organizations.

Sep 29, 2021

Unlike many of the up-and-comers who populate the corridors of The Chemours Company, CFO Sameer Ralhan spent the balance of his career building years with the company inside its manufacturing plants.

It was there where Ralhan says that he observed everyday executives making decisions that routinely impacted the...


Sep 26, 2021

It was a complicated transaction that Ingersoll Rand’s then-CEO Mike Lamach challenged his finance and operations people to address by “turning over every rock in the company” to nullify the possibility of unforeseen snags.

Recalls Chris Kuehn, who at the time served as Ingersoll Rand’s chief accounting officer:...


Sep 23, 2021

Eighteen months after COVID microbes first began marching across the 50 states, business planning software developers have no shortage of business case examples to better expose the relevancy of their offerings. 

Still, not every customer door that swings open leads to an avenue for success, according to Grant Halloran,...


Sep 22, 2021

When Pramod Iyengar returned to school after working for several years as a manufacturing engineer with United Technologies, he was ready to change careers.

The young engineer headed back to the University of Michigan, where as an undergraduate he had earned a B.S. in mechanical engineering. However, this time he had a...


Sep 19, 2021

Back in 2014, when Akash Palkhiwala was first approached to serve as treasurer of wireless technology company Qualcomm, the company’s future CFO was uncertain as to what the role of a treasurer might actually entail.

“I’m not making this up: I did a Google search on what a treasurer does,” explains Palkhiwala,...