Transforming Finance into a Valuable and Appreciated Business Partner
This presentation will explore how Finance can be transformed into a more effective business partner. It will cover the current business environment and where finance is positioned on the 'clock face'. What the business is perceived as important and neccessary will also be explored, as well as how finance can overcome their tendency to say 'yes' whilst taking care of the organization.
Anthony joined Boston Children’s Hospital as Interim VP of Finance in January 2014 and has recently been appointed Head of Strategic Business Transformation and Innovation. Prior to BCH, Anthony completed the Sloan Fellowship program, a year intensive MBA program for senior executives at MIT’s Sloan School of Management. Anthony has had a diverse global career spanning 23 years as a COO, Finance Director, Change/Productivity Leader and Business leader in Healthcare, Financial Services, Management Consulting and the Military. Prior to coming to Boston, Anthony held senior global roles in such institutions as Deutsch Bank and GE Capital, primarily based in the Asia Pacific region.