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

An Audience With The FP&A Specialist

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Join us for our regular live Zoom meeting with GrowCFOs Finance Systems expert Chris Tredwell, who this week will be joined by Paul Barnhurst, aka The FP&A Guy! Paul is an expert in the FP&A space and will share his thoughts on the marketplace, available planning tools and provide some top tips on digital transformation.

Future CFO Programme: Launch Event

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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

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A common conversation within the finance community. We'll discuss how you can spend less time collating the data and more time analysing it! Ultimately, reporting is the key reason we implement any finance system.

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

With many finance leaders suggesting it takes them at least a week to complete month-end close (some as many as 4 weeks!), we will look at ways teams can bring this down to within a day.

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

Learning from people who have been there and done it is invaluable. In this session, we will explore what people found to be their biggest learnings having gone through change. We will also look at creating a checklist of things you must ensure you do to help you 'get it right'!

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.

Member Events

Competency workshop: Catalyst for Change

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This Premium event covers your Competency workshop for Catalyst for Change, within your GrowCFO Competency Framework.

During this session, GrowCFO's Kevin Appleby provides inspirational insights, top tips and answer your questions regarding how CFOs can become a Catalyst for Change across your business.

This includes identifying profit and cash initiatives, overseeing and driving business change, finance transformations, restructuring business operations and monitoring the effectiveness of change.

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.

Future CFO Programme: Module 9 session – Create your 100-day plan

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In this premium member event experienced finance leader and coach Kevin Appleby will tell you how to create your 100-day plan to help you become an impactful CFO or finance leader within your organisation.

During this session, participants will learn the importance of a 100-day plan, how to implement your plan and top tips for making a big impact early on.

Competency workshop: Fundraising and M&A

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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 Paul McKoen 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.

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 3 session – Fast track your development

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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.

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 Stuart Trood.

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.

Future CFO Programme: Module 7 session – Win your dream job

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During your Module 7 session, Andrew Waters will share valuable insights to help you to win your dream job. Participants will identify potential routes into a new CFO role, learn different ways to identify new opportunities, understand how to position yourself for an internal promotion and hear top tips for passing the external hire recruitment process.

Competency workshop: Strategic Business Partner

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This Premium event covers your Competency workshop for Strategic Business Partner, within your GrowCFO Competency Framework.

During this session, experienced CFO and professional mentor Susana Serrano-Davey provides inspirational insights, top tips and answer your questions regarding how CFOs can become a Strategic Business Partner.

This includes influencing strategies, supporting decision-making, becoming a critical voice, managing stakeholders and being the co-pilot to your CEO.

Competency workshop: Leadership

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This Premium event covers your Competency workshop for Leadership, 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 how CFOs can become a successful leader.

This includes leading your finance function, becoming a C-Suite leader, managing people, driving the culture and representing your business externally.

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.