Our advisory board is comprised of subject matter experts within the finance industry. They are deeply involved in supporting The CFO Executive Dialogue by providing insights to help shape the event and are passionate about moving the finance industry forward.
Armand is a recognised expert in RPA (Robotic Process Automation), Intelligent Automation, Shared Services and Outsourcing and International Business Development.
Armand leads the RPA/Intelligent Automation /Shared Services and Outsourcing Committee of DFCG, the French CFO network with 3 000+ Finance Executives. He is also the Vice-President of the International Group of DFCG. He leads the Finance Digital Transformation working group of the International CFO Alliance, the Federation of EMEA Financial Institutes. He is the Founder of CFO Automation Experience (CFOAX), an international community of CFO’s, Automation Center of Expertise leaders, Auditors, Automation experts, etc. exchanging and sharing experience between peers.
Vineta is commercial and strategic Group Finance Director, with recent experience of significant fundraising (£3bn), M&A and leading international growth.
She began her career with KPMG in Ireland, working in Audit and Tax. The rigour, professionalism and technical excellence gave her a fantastic grounding, and in her next role with Kerry Group plc she contributed across a range of finance activities and continued my professional development. Joining Ocado Group gave her exposure to high level commercial imperatives and implementation.
She works on key strategic initiatives, within high-performing teams and genuinely makes a difference to people’s lives – customers, partners and colleagues.
Dr. Michael has been with Siemens Energy for 18 years in various positions in Finance, Manufacturing and Business Development in Germany, Hungary and the United States.
He has completed his dissertation in finance on energy transition modeling and masters in commercial environment law.
Anne has an analytical and strategic mindset. She has excellent leadership skills and is a highly proactive team-worker by supporting management of continuous improvement disciplines. She has been involved in diversity and inclusion by achieving high results through relationship building and collaboration at all levels of the organisation. She has over 10 years of experience in budgeting, costing and management reporting for international companies.
Joop is an internationally oriented CFO, who has successfully led restructuring and change-management projects, plus various acquisitions. He is pragmatic, inspires confidence, and gives space to others to grow and employ initiatives. He is a strong communicator and a good listener, who easily gains and gives respect. Joop enjoys working with the executive team on a strategic and operational level. He has expertise is in restructuring finance departments, change management, leading a multi-cultural team, extensive M&A experience and performance measurement.
Anders has experience from various industries including working in listed companies and private equity owned companies. Anders creates results through collaboration with emphasis on open processes and communications. He is an experienced finance leader with extensive experience within international organisations which includes, rapid globalisation, change management, due diligence, analytical skills, and forecasting.
Luke has been at TUI for the last 8 years after previously gaining his CIMA qualification at Stonegate pub company. He has a strong background in FP&A and led the Performance and Planning function at TUI UK&I for 3 years. For the last 18 months he has been the Finance Director for the UK and Swedish airlines and recently has moved to be the Finance Director at TUI Musement, a digital platform plus business providing experiences to customers both home (wherever that may be) and in destination.
Global Finance Leader and Strategic business advisor, Ex Chief Audit Executive and Chief Financial Officer at Honda Motors Europe
Martin is Chartered Accountant and has worked at board levels for global companies across the automotive, financial and airline sectors delivering significant strategic, operational, and financial improvements through business planning and change management. He has progressed through roles in External and Internal Audit, Sales, Marketing, Finance and then back to Internal Audit finishing up as Chief Financial Officer and then finally Chief Audit Executive for Honda Motor Europe reporting to Japan.