THE DIGITAL CFO SERIES FOR THE MODERN FINANCE FUNCTION:
PART 2: HOW SHOULD CFOs INTRODUCE AI AND MACHINE LEARNING (VIDEO 3 mins:42 seconds)
In this second video of the series, Ilan Cohen, a Digital CFO shares his thoughts on how CFOs should introduce AI and Machine Learning into the business, using the modern finance function as a launchpad. In this series of short videos, Ilan shares his thoughts with Gary Simon, CEO, The Modern Finance Forum on the challenges and scope for deployment of these advanced technologies within the modern finance function.
Part 1: FSN’s Digital CFO Series
Ilan Cohen is a Digital CFO and one of a rare breed of modern finance professionals, whose experience includes hands-on involvement with developing cutting-edge applications, utilising Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and data science more broadly.
What is a “Digital CFO”? – “Earlier this week I came across a finance professional who called herself a Digital CFO. The obvious question that ran through my mind is, what is a Digital CFO and, if I am not a Digital CFO does that make me an Analogue CFO?” Asks Gary Simon, CEO, FSN Modern Finance Forum. READ MORE
Why “Digital CFOs” get the best jobs – CFOs can no longer ignore the digital revolution. There isn’t a single market or industry sector that isn’t affected by the ravages of the digital revolution. And with intense competition for the top CFO positions, finance professionals that cannot demonstrate an acceptable grasp of the core technologies that are driving technology-infused business models and process transformation are likely to find themselves side-lined pretty quickly or even out of a job. READ MORE
5 Reasons why CFOs must become d-CFOs or ‘digital-CFOs’ – The digital economy is pervasive. There isn’t a single industry sector or business that isn’t affected, directly or indirectly, by the impact of digital technologies such as the cloud, mobile, big data and social. But with such profound changes underfoot CFOs can no longer brush digital change and innovation under the carpet. And here are 5 reasons why CFOs must reinvent themselves as digital-CFOs. READ MORE