Navneet Govil, CFO of Softbank’s Vision Fund unit, spoke at the CFOs & COOs Forum about the firm’s network, designed to facilitate knowledge sharing among portfolio company CFOs, and its recent partnership with IonQ.
The move to virtual was in many ways welcomed by finance and accounting professionals. But others at the CFOs & COOs Forum were worried about striking the fine balance between work flexibility and maintaining corporate culture.
A relatively new form of financing faces its moment of truth. As banks retreat from lending amid unprecedented economic chaos, a handful of ‘concentrated NAV lenders’ may be seeing a new phase in the evolution of their young market.
Planning to replace a firm’s leadership is an immense, and tricky, issue. Senior finance and operations staff discuss why it’s never too early to start planning, and how the CFO can be the voice of reason.