GrowCFO Events

Finance Leader Challenge

Overcome the most common personal challenges experienced within the finance community through our free workshop series running from September 2021 to January 2022.

Public Events

The Future of Finance Functions

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Topic: Change Management - Embed the changes. Join us for our weekly live Zoom meeting with GrowCFOs Finance Systems expert Chris Tredwell, along with special guests.  During…

Future CFO Programme: Launch Event

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This is the launch event session for your Future CFO Programme. During this session, participants will:

1. Find out more about your Future CFO Programme;

2. Receive a guided tour of your CFO Readiness toolkit; and

3. Be introduced to your peer group and various inspirational CFOs.

The Future of Finance Functions

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Join us for our weekly live Zoom meeting with GrowCFOs Finance Systems expert Chris Tredwell, who this week will be joined by Causal CEO & Founder Taimur Abdaal.

Future CFO Programme: Launch Event

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This is the launch event session for your Future CFO Programme. During this session, participants will:

1. Find out more about your Future CFO Programme;

2. Receive a guided tour of your CFO Readiness toolkit; and

3. Be introduced to your peer group and various inspirational CFOs.

The Future of Finance Functions

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This session will cover why automation is important, how will it add value to your department and what automation you should be considering?

Future CFO Programme: Launch Event

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This is the launch event session for your Future CFO Programme. During this session, participants will:

1. Find out more about your Future CFO Programme;

2. Receive a guided tour of your CFO Readiness toolkit; and

3. Be introduced to your peer group and various inspirational CFOs.

Future CFO Programme: Launch Event

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This is the launch event session for your Future CFO Programme. During this session, participants will:

1. Find out more about your Future CFO Programme;

2. Receive a guided tour of your CFO Readiness toolkit; and

3. Be introduced to your peer group and various inspirational CFOs.

Future CFO Programme: Launch Event

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This is the launch event session for your Future CFO Programme. During this session, participants will:

1. Find out more about your Future CFO Programme;

2. Receive a guided tour of your CFO Readiness toolkit; and

3. Be introduced to your peer group and various inspirational CFOs.

The Future of Finance Functions

Virtual Event Virtual Event

In this session, we will look at what integration is, where its value lies and what options are available to you to adopt.

Member Events

Competency workshop: Commercial mindset

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This Premium event covers your Competency Module workshop for Commercial mindset, within your GrowCFO Competency Framework.

During this session, GrowCFO Founder Dan Wells will interview experienced CFO and professional mentor Hugh Watchorn.

We will provide inspirational insights, top tips and answer your questions regarding how to improve your understanding of the business, develop market knowledge and tell the financial story. This will help you to think like an investor to drive growth and maximise value.

Virtual Event

The Situation Room

Virtual Event Virtual Event

The Situation Room is GrowCFO's bi-weekly Q&A and networking event.

Come along and join your fellow finance leaders and share knowledge.

The Situation Room is the place you can bring any question you might have and discuss it with the community.

Free

Future CFO Programme: Module 3 session – Fast track your development

Virtual Event Virtual Event

During your Module 3 session, GrowCFO host Kevin Appleby will help participants to fast track your development by creating a robust learning plan. Participants will document your smart objectives and action plans within GrowCFO's personal development template. This incorporates all of GrowCFO's relevant learning and development activities, in addition to other learning opportunities within your current role and beyond.

Virtual Event

The Situation Room

Virtual Event Virtual Event

The Situation Room is GrowCFO's bi-weekly Q&A and networking event.

Come along and join your fellow finance leaders and share knowledge.

The Situation Room is the place you can bring any question you might have and discuss it with the community.

Free

Competency workshop: Fundraising and M&A

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This Premium event covers your Competency workshop for Fundraising and M&A, within your GrowCFO Competency Framework.

During this session, experienced CFO and professional mentor Ian Simpkin provides inspirational insights, top tips and answer your questions regarding how CFOs can lead or support Fundraising and M&A initiatives.

This includes identifying and evaluating opportunities, performing valuations, fundraising, making acquisitions and exit readiness.

Future CFO Programme: Module 2 session – Career Development Action Plan

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This premium member only event is the second session in your Future CFOs programme where we will discuss your career development action plan, which you should have generated within your CFO Readiness Toolkit. Please only join this session once you have attended a launch event and completed your CFO Readiness Toolkit.

During this session, an experienced CFO mentor will share their personal experiences of conquering your biggest challenges during their own career as a CFO. Your GrowCFO management team will also direct you to the appropriate places within GrowCFO for you to address each of your identified skills gaps.

Future CFO Programme: Module 3 session – Fast track your development

Virtual Event Virtual Event

During your Module 3 session, GrowCFO host Kevin Appleby will help participants to fast track your development by creating a robust learning plan. Participants will document your smart objectives and action plans within GrowCFO's personal development template. This incorporates all of GrowCFO's relevant learning and development activities, in addition to other learning opportunities within your current role and beyond.

Future CFO Programme: Module 6 session – Engage with the top table

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This event covers Module 6: Engage with the top table, within your Future CFO Programme.

During this session, professional mentor and experienced CFO Susana Serrano-Davey will provide inspirational insights, top tips and answer your questions regarding how to make a big impact at board level as a CFO, including building relationships, managing conflict and obtaining buy-in.

Competency workshop: Financial Planning & Analysis

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This Premium event covers your Competency workshop for Financial Planning & Analysis, within your GrowCFO Competency Framework.

During this session, GrowCFO Founder Dan Wells will interview experienced CFO and professional mentor Paul McKoen.

We will provide inspirational insights, top tips and answer your questions regarding the important elements of your FP&A responsibilities and how to deliver them effectively within your role.

Competency workshop: Soft skills

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This Premium event covers your Competency workshop for Soft skills, within your GrowCFO Competency Framework.

During this session, experienced CFO and professional mentor Catherine Clark provides inspirational insights, top tips and answer your questions regarding the essential soft skills required for becoming a successful CFO.

This includes communication, relationship-building, gravitas, trustworthiness and personal effectiveness.

Future CFO Programme: Module 8 session – Take over the finance function

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During your Module 8 session, experienced CFO and professional mentor Baz Bedrossian will discuss how to take over the finance function to create a blueprint for your own team. 

You will learn how to determine your finance function objectives, which type of finance function would best suit your company, how to create a blueprint for your future finance function and what factors to consider when selecting your optimal team.

Future CFO Programme: Module 2 session – Career Development Action Plan

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This premium member only event is the second session in your Future CFOs programme where we will discuss your career development action plan, which you should have generated within your CFO Readiness Toolkit. Please only join this session once you have attended a launch event and completed your CFO Readiness Toolkit.

During this session, an experienced CFO mentor will share their personal experiences of conquering your biggest challenges during their own career as a CFO. Your GrowCFO management team will also direct you to the appropriate places within GrowCFO for you to address each of your identified skills gaps.