2021 CFO Survey Insights From 1500 Global Finance Leaders: CFOs are Prioritizing IT Investments to Fund the Digital Enterprise

Hari Candadai

GVP, Thought Leadership & Research at 2021 CFO Survey Insights From 1500 Global Finance Leaders: CFOs are Prioritizing IT Investments to Fund the Digital Enterprise

Learning Objectives

CFOs are transcending the finance function to becoming technology savvy business leaders architecting their companies’ recovery and growth phases in 2021 and beyond.  


A recent global survey, conducted by Dimensional Research and supported by Rimini Street, of over 1500 finance leaders reveals CFOs are leading the charge leveraging digital to spur business growth and drive transformation. This requires active partnering with the CIO to prioritize and invest in the right technologies, including artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), automation, cloud, and analytics - determining the economic viability of each IT initiative and maximizing ROI.  


Key Takeaways:



  • Prioritizing IT investments

  • Becoming the architects of digital transformation

  • Driving growth and shareholder value