The role of the FD is ever evolving. The need for easy-to-access, bite-size information has never been greater. We have, therefore, created FD Intelligence to round up the key issues that should be on your agenda.
Although the Bribery Act has been in place for nearly a year now, some FDs continue to scratch their heads over how to protect themselves and their businesses. To make sure you don’t fall foul of the Bribery Act, view our top 10 tips for staying out of trouble.
The number of women in senior management is on the rise in the UK and Europe at last – with higher percentages being employed as chief financial officers (CFOs), in other FD roles and as human resources (HR) directors.
Who is the best FD you know? Is it you? What about your favourite business bank, auditor or recruiter? Nominations for this year’s FDs Excellence Awards close next week (2 March) so if you’re a deadline junkie, now’s your chance to act. Here’s how…
In the second issue of FD Intelligence, we cover the eurozone crisis, getting a foothold in the BRICs, acquisition pitfalls and a roundup of the autumn tax changes. Grant Thornton’s Francesca Lagerberg talks through these and other hot topics that should be on every finance director’s agenda.
Building a successful career after a false start, tackling low consumer confidence and escaping the pressure of work – Tim Croston talks FD Intelligence through his work as Group Finance Director for Vimto Soft Drinks Division, Nichols plc.