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The Analytics Business Partner: The Temperature of Finance 2020
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The Analytics Business Partner: The Temperature of Finance 2020

Learn the skill sets needed to advance your journey in finance. Gain insights on how the finance role has evolved to become an analytics business partner in this AICPA® & CIMA® CFO Conference 2020 session rebroadcast.

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NASBA Field of Study

Management Services



CPE Credits



Jesper Hybholt Sorensen


3 months

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Raise the bar and engage emerging technologies and a broader skill set

This is an AICPA® & CIMA® CFO Conference 2020 session rebroadcast.

The role of finance has evolved over the past 30 years. Stepping out of the role as the record-keeping accountant and into a strategic role, finance professionals are becoming known as analytics business partners.

Learn the framework for how the finance function advances from a hindsight-looking reporting center to a forward-looking predictive powerhouse by using advanced analytics to generate insight to influence decisions and foresight to impact the strategic direction.

Key Topics

  • The evolution of the finance role and the analytics function
  • Value creation and key competencies of the analytics business partner
  • Benchmarking the analytics business partner role
  • Analyzing the findings from the Temperature of Finance 2020 research paper

Learning Outcomes

  • Assess the value of effective business partnering
  • Evaluate the use of analytics to be a more effective business partner
  • Formulate a plan to leverage the advantages of advanced analytics as a new financial leader

Who Will Benefit

  • CGMAs
  • Finance professionals
  • CFOs and business managers
  • Controllers
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NASBA Field of Study
Management Services
Experience in financial leadership and working
This is a live event. You will have access on the date/time of broadcast and the archive for 3 months after the broadcast date.
50 mins
Yellow Book Hours
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Jesper Hybholt Sorensen
Jesper Hybholt Sorensen is the co-founders of the Finance Analytics Institute an educational platform bringing Books, Articles, Research, Benchmarking and its Analytics Academy to help Finance explore data in a new way to discover insight and foresight to unlock endless potential. Mr. Hybholt Sorensen is also Senior Finance Director in a Fortune 100 technology company in Silicon Valley, California and holds several advisory positions including advisory board member for Aurora Predictions and analytics expert for the International Institute of Analytics. He has a background with large corporations as IBM, DuPont and Oracle leading large global finance teams for multi-billion-dollar businesses. He has a proven track record of advancing the analytics agenda using advanced analytics and strategic leadership to influence business executives to take data driven decisions. He holds a Master's Degree in Economics and Management from the University of Aarhus, Denmark. He is a certified Six Sigma Green Belt, and is certified in Risk Management and Strategic Decision Making from Stanford University.

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