Future CFO is a flexible nine-module development programme, written and delivered by finance leaders within a peer group format. We take you through the whole journey from the back office to the boardroom.
This is the perfect programme for anybody who aspires to become a CFO within the next five years, including those who are currently performing the number one role in startups and scaleup companies.
To become a successful CFO, we will help you focus on three key areas:
The Future CFO Programme offers the following activities during a 12-month period:
- Competency Framework: Rank yourself against the 45 CFO skills within The GrowCFO Competency Framework.
- Online Programme: Complete the nine Future CFO programme online modules.
- Competency Workshops: Attend nine one hour Competency Workshops led by GrowCFO’s professional mentors.
- Competency Courses: Complete a selection of 45 online lessons to address priority areas identified in your Competency Framework.
- Cohort Group Workshops: Attend nine two-hour Future CFO programme mentoring workshops delivered in a cohort of 8-12 peers.
- Fundraising Simulator: Lead an entire virtual fundraising process as the CFO based on a real-life $12 million fundraise.
- Virtual Boardroom: Play the role of the CFO in a live boardroom discussion chaired by a professional mentor to navigate challenging real-life case studies.
- Professional Mentoring: Six months of one-to-one professional mentoring from an experienced CFO with at least ten years of board-level experience.
- Learning Plan: Document your quarterly progress against your GrowCFO learning plan for at least 12 months.
Graduating participants will receive a signed GrowCFO certificate to showcase within your CV and LinkedIn profile. This clearly demonstrates your commitment towards developing your skills and growing your network, making you the ideal candidate for your first CFO role.
The GrowCFO Competency Framework
The GrowCFO Competency Framework is foundational to assessing your strengths and opportunities for development. You will receive a tailored benchmarking report to guide your learning plan over the course of the programme. Find out more.
Industry Leading Certificate
Upon completion of the programme, you will receive a verifiable digital certificate to demonstrate your qualifications.
Chose from three comprehensive plans based on your goals.
EssentialsIncluded at no extra cost for all GrowCFO Premium members
Premium membership benefits
Fast TrackAdditional courses and peer cohort workshops led by professional mentors
Everything in Essentials
AdvancedTailored guidance and support from professional CFO mentors
Everything in Fast Track