Welcome to CFO Queensland
MEET, LISTEN, LEARN
Strategy Group is proud to present qldcfo.com.au a dedicated site for CFO’s and Heads of Finance headquartered within Queensland. As part of a wider portfolio of online resources we provide a dynamic approach in the way that CFO’s can MEET, LISTEN and LEARN. qldcfo.com.au provides the opportunity for CFO’s to benchmark, learn, and connect through a variety of initiatives designed for the busy finance professional. With regularly updated podcasts and whitepapers delivered by the regions foremost Finance Thought Leaders through to the annual CFO conference hosted in Brisbane each year, qldcfo.com.au is the place where the states CFO’s come together.
As the CFO role moves from one of traditional controller to value creator and strategist the need for a dedicated non subscription easily accessible CFO resource has never been greater. The CFO series will keep you abreast of the very latest trends and developments relevant to today’s’ CFO’s ranging from Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Transactions, Cash Flow Management, Budgeting, Forecasting, Sustainability, Performance Management, Cloud Computing, Human Capital Management, Risk Management, Governance and other strategies specific to the agile CFO.
John van Ruth
CFO | Coopers Brewery
John’s early career spanned 20 years with Ernst Young, KPMG and Arthur Andersen in Australia, Netherlands and Canada in the Audit, Risk Management, IT, and Strategic Consulting disciplines. Since 2000, John has held senior IT executive roles with Faulding, Adelaide Bank and RAA as well as consulted to a number of South Australian companiesIn October 2010, John returned to his financial roots and took on the role of Chief Financial Officer at Coopers Brewery Ltd. John has many years experience working on professional committees and has held Board positions for numerous not for profit and start-up companies. John is a strategic thinker with a wide range of financial, management, system, and governance skills. During this podcast, John discusses his thoughts on "The Agile CFO".