Source: Bain & Co.
Kirk Enright, on Sep 24, 2015 8:42:00 AM
Picasso for the boardroom?
If you're like the small-to-medium-sized companies cited in a just-released IDG_Enterprise survey, you'll be spending that amount over the next 12 months on data.
Kirk Enright, on Sep 3, 2015 9:30:00 AM
For the longest time, you could pretty much describe any CFO with a word or two from that list.
Increasingly, CFOs — especially those making a name for themselves — are redefining their role, moving beyond traditional responsibilities like number-crunching and bill-paying to set and control strategy.
This quote in The Los Angeles Times from Sergio Monsalve, a partner with Norwest Venture Partners, neatly sums it up:
"The world is moving to caring a lot about two things: money and data," Monsalve says. "There's only one person in the company who touches both in an intimate way, and that happens to be the CFO.”
Software as a Service (SaaS) is exploding, projected to become a $50.8B market by 2018.