Thursday, 1 October, 2020
Linkedin Chat - 7 Aug

Importance of CFO & CIO Collaboration During COVID-19 Disruption

Digital transformation made the necessity of a strong partnership on IT spend between CIOs and CFOs evident – COVID-19 made building that bridge critical. IT faces constant pressure to cut costs, especially in a financial crisis. However, CIOs and CFOs must work together to enable true cost optimization so IT can better achieve short-term needs while putting the enterprise in a position for long-term growth.

This 1-hour type-in discussion on LinkedIn focusses on what both IT and finance leaders must do to build the strongest bridge for cost optimization during crises.

We will be discussing following questions during the chat:

Q1: What are some of the mistakes executive leaders make in every financial crises?

Q2: What has been the impact of Covid-19 on the CFO-CIO partnership for cost optimization?

Q3: Many companies are still managing immediate fallout from the crisis. How can the CFO in collaboration with CIO pivot the organization’s thinking towards Resilience & Return?

Q4: Technology and connectivity have played huge roles in helping us weather this crisis. How can CFOs & finance leaders capture the opportunity this presents for their function & broader organizations?

Q5: What are the steps IT & Finance leaders can take now to succeed beyond the Covid-19 crisis?

Log into your LinkedIn account, follow CPO Innovation Group, join us using #cfostory and comment your views on Importance of CFO & CIO Collaboration During COVID-19 Disruption with industry leaders from 03:00 PM – 04:00 PM IST on Aug 07, 2020.

For more information, please contact:
Sejal Gupta
Senior Manager – Marketing & Content Production
M: +91 8859964326
CPO Innovation – Strategic Intelligence to Supply Chain




07 Aug 2020


3:00 pm - 4:00 pm


CPO Innovation Group


CPO Innovation