The role of Chief Financial Officer is coming out of the shadows. No longer playing Robin to the CEO’s Batman, the strength of a CFO is now widely recognised as being absolutely integral to a company’s strategy, direction and ultimate success.
Gone are the days when pinstripe suits and stripy ties or below the knee A-line skirt suits were mandatory for those working in finance, a change applauded by many but lamented by some. However the end of a universal code around what is appropriate attire in the workplace has left much room for debate on what is acceptable today. Can you engage your finance grey matter whilst wearing flip-flops?