A recent report by the global ACCA indicates that Finance leaders are overly focused on “process” to the detriment of recognizing and leveraging the potential of new technologies
Why is Finance Not Taking Advantage of Emerging Technologies?
With the growth in business and opportunities widespread across the globe, businesses are poised on the threshold of immense activity. The Finance function holds an increasingly strategic, as well as operational, role in managing and supporting the enterprise in its quest for growth and profitability. Today’s technology applications provide the support needed to make the most of these opportunities – but Finance’s inherent risk aversion means it has lagged in moving forwards. Here is why it’s time to reassess this attitude.