Three Ways Finance Leaders Align Cash Flow Forecasting and Strategic Planning
Among finance leaders’ primary concerns throughout the pandemic is ensuring their companies have sufficient cash flow to sustain their businesses. At a time when companies have to plan for multiple scenarios concerning cash flow, including scenarios that in previous years they would have considered unimaginable, finance leaders may perceive they lack the resources to prepare their companies for an uncertain future.
But with advances in machine learning, finance leaders can bolster their companies’ existing resources. That’s because they can combine the knowledge that finance teams accumulate from experience alongside the speed with which computers can evaluate a variety of scenarios to help inform decisions far more quickly than human beings on their own. As a result of using human and artificial intelligence to gain visibility into cash flow, finance leaders enable their companies to establish greater control over cash flow. By attending this webinar, you will learn:
After starting his career as a CPA with the Deloitte audit practice, Brett gained progressive experience in corporate finance and accounting managing SEC reporting for Amazon and then becoming VP of Finance for Worldwide Packets (sold for $300M+ in 2008). Across his last three roles as a startup Co-Founder / CFO, Brett has raised over $100M in equity and venture debt financing while helping create over $500M in shareholder value. Brett is a Seattle native, with a BA in Finance from Seattle Pacific University.
Working with key Fortune-level brands, including Capital One, Marriott International, Microsoft, Harley-Davidson, and Allstate Insurance, Joseph Drambarean has helped brands navigate the digital landscape by creating and executing innovative digital strategies, as well as enterprise product integrations that incorporate cloud architecture, analytical insights, industry-leading UI/UX, and technical recommendations designed to bring measurable ROI.
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