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    Dentsply taps new CFO after shaking up Moderna

    Dentsply’s disclosure in May of an internal probe into its use of incentives led to the swift departure of its former CFO Jorge Gomez from Moderna after only one day on the job.

    By Sept. 23, 2022
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    Chobani names permanent CFO, revitalizes IPO talks

    The company’s former CFO departed in June after another delay in IPO plans.

    By Sept. 23, 2022
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    ESG transforming CFO role

    Companies are turning to their CFO to identify ways to measure and report on their organization's environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance.    

    By CFO Dive staff
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    FASB LIBOR relief draws support, deadline nears

    The proposal would extend accounting relief for another two years to borrowers switching LIBOR-linked loans to new benchmarks.

    By Sept. 21, 2022
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    [PODCAST] Sox Talks

    Tune into the new Sox Talks podcast to hear what SOX has accomplished—and what comes next.

    By CFO Dive's studioID • Sept. 21, 2022
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    SEC presses for economic risk disclosures

    The SEC’s focus on disclosures related to turbulence in the economy comes as the agency pushes companies to disclose more about executive pay. 

    By Sept. 20, 2022
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    Emmi Group poaches CFO from Calida Group

    The dairy producer appointed Sacha D. Gerber as CFO. Gerber plans to leave the top financial position at luxury underwear company Calida Group.

    By Sept. 19, 2022
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    CFOs need to ‘get smart’ about ESG reporting

    “ESG requirements are changing the landscape of corporate America,” said Lisa Edwards, president and chief operating officer of SaaS firm Diligent.  

    By Sept. 15, 2022
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    Private companies grapple with FASB lease accounting rules

    Private companies have voiced concerns about the complexity of updated lease accounting rules, a FASB staff member reported Wednesday. 

    By Sept. 14, 2022
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    Grindr appoints new CFO as it readies for IPO

    The dating app operator named a former Disney exec as its CFO as it moves forward with plans to go public later this year.

    By Sept. 14, 2022
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    Intercompany ops: more than zero-sum game

    For CFOs of growing companies, intercompany operations have increasing implications that extend across accounting, finance, tax, and treasury departments.

    By David Brightman • Sept. 13, 2022
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    Peloton co-founders exit amid operational, accounting headwinds

    The resignations come roughly two weeks after Peloton announced it was delaying its 10-K filing because it needed more time to complete fourth-quarter accounting and disclosures related to impairment charges.

    By Sept. 13, 2022
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    Base pay comprises as little as 37% of startup exec comp

    While median executive compensation rose 8.5% in 2021, many C-suite pay packages lack structural protections needed in volatile markets. 

    By Sept. 12, 2022
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    FASB to consider tweaking lease accounting guidance

    Lease accounting is one of three major standards currently undergoing post-implementation reviews, according to FASB spokesperson Christine Klimek.

    By Sept. 9, 2022
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    Shopify taps Morgan Stanley exec as CFO

    The e-commerce giant’s leadership shakeup comes two months after Shopify announced it was slashing its workforce by 10%.

    By Sept. 9, 2022
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    Earnings Outlook: Homebuilder CFOs battle inflated material, labor costs

    Homebuilders report steady, but uneasy quarterly results as inflation pushes up costs of material, labor and home prices.

    By Sept. 8, 2022
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    Gensler: securities laws cover ‘vast majority’ of crypto tokens

    The SEC’s Gary Gensler signaled he would cooperate with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to the extent that “it needs greater authorities with which to oversee and regulate crypto non-security tokens.”

    By Sept. 8, 2022
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    AT&T CFO says demand still ‘solid’ post price hike

    Despite “reduced visibility” into economic trends going into next year due to the current macroeconomic environment, Desroches expects improved cash conversions in 2023.

    By Sept. 8, 2022
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    FreshBooks taps PwC alum as new CFO

    The cloud accounting software company appointed Wayne Jackson, who has 40 years of experience in the financial industry. 

    By Sept. 7, 2022
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    Law firm Olgetree Deakins taps former Steptoe CFO

    David Zimbrick will depart after two decades at Steptoe & Johnson in favor of  the CFO seat at Ogletree.

    By Sept. 6, 2022
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    Bed Bath & Beyond swiftly names interim CFO

    Laura Crossen’s appointment as interim CFO comes four days after the death of Gustavo Arnal, Bed Bath & Beyond’s finance chief since 2020.

    By Sept. 6, 2022
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    Bed Bath & Beyond CFO falls from NYC tower, dies

    Gustavo Arnal became Bed Bath & Beyond’s finance chief in 2020. The home goods retailer’s turnaround plans have been facing increasing headwinds.

    By Sept. 5, 2022
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    Stock buyback tax could have broader impact: EY

    The 1% excise tax on stock repurchases was part of the Inflation Reduction Act and comes as the brisk pace of share buybacks has downshifted.

    By Sept. 2, 2022
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    Cybersecurity firm ExtraHop names new CFO

    ExtraHop appointed Mike Parson as its new CFO, one of a series of new C-suite leaders named as the company seeks to scale up.

    By Sept. 2, 2022
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    The modern challenges for CFOs

    Mike Kelly of Ernst & Young (EY), talks talent retention, inflation, ESG reporting requirements and how these evolving issues are reshaping the top financial seat.

    By Sept. 1, 2022
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    Deere & Co swaps CFOs following narrowed outlook

    Joshua Jepsen will move from deputy financial officer to CFO for Deere & Company in the latest series of executive swaps from the farm equipment manufacturer.

    By Sept. 1, 2022