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Navigating today's finance challenges

The roles of CFOs, controllers and other finance executives are evolving rapidly. They face challenges including:

  • Aligning financial and business strategies dynamically while adapting to frequent operational and model changes
  • Maintaining standardized, timely financial reporting while complying with evolving regulations and requirements
  • Leveraging technology and data to drive sustainable transformation
  • Building a skilled workforce balancing financial and operational expertise

Our CFO Advisory experts empower financial management leaders to address critical challenges, meet pressing priorities and drive organizations sustainably into the future.

CFO roadmap and strategy

Partner with the CFO to drive alignment with the organization’s strategic objectives, develop a tailored, five-year CFO strategic roadmap and conduct a financial management maturity assessment.

Regulatory compliance, risk and audit remediation

Improve internal controls and financial business processes, assess and implement findings from internal and independent audits, perform risk assessments and develop and implement corrective action plans.

Financial analytics

Automate reporting between financial and information systems, conduct performance management reporting, and implement analytical tools and automation, including robotic process automation and artificial intelligence.

Operational improvement

Conduct a budget formulation and planning assessment, implement automation and workflow analysis, provide technology and back-office modernization recommendations, and develop an intelligent automation and data analytics strategy.

Financial reporting

Assess processes and challenges hindering compliance and reporting, implement and improve ESG data collection and reporting, enhance financial analysis and fact-based business decision-making, ensure consolidated and detailed reporting and implement enterprise performance management boards.



CGI's value-driven financial management consulting approach

Our financial management consulting approach delivers tailored expertise and solutions to increase efficiency, transparency, accountability and information access for organizations, aligning with their existing processes.

Our consultants provide:

  • Deep understanding of financial practices, operations and systems
  • Extensive global experience partnering with over 500 financial management clients
  • End-to-end, flexible services to maximize performance and drive results

We offer flexible engagements to refresh strategies, improve performance gaps or target specific operational areas based on your needs.

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Learn more about our CFO Advisory services

Ready to transform your financial management approach? Connect with our experts to discuss leveraging data-driven insights and implementing innovative technologies to ensure sustainable value.