The modern CFO

Strategic. Proactive. Visionary. The new profile of success.

Curated insights for today’s financial leaders.


Discover the 7 facets of the modern CFO

The role of leading CFOs has evolved from traditional definitions and mandates, into a strategic leadership position with influence and impact across the enterprise. Here, KPMG looks at seven dimensions in this expanded CFO profile.

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Perspectives and insights

Your role as a CFO is constantly shifting, requiring immersive knowledge in many specialized areas of expertise. You're a trusted advisor, a driver of the bottom line, and a visionary guiding your organization into the future. Our professionals combine a wealth of industry knowledge with a vast amount of experience to experience to create thought leadership that will help you move into tomorrow – starting today.

KPMG hosted a cross-industry group of chief financial officers (CFOs) to share experiences, exchange insights, and discuss challenges.

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A source for unbiased economic intelligence to help improve strategic decision-making.

CFO Real Insights

Data, analysis and events to keep CFOs informed and focused.

Educate CFOs on relevant tax information needed to align and support organizational objectives.


Hand-picked event tailored to the CFO and Finance leaders.

A personalized opportunity for the CFO and team to maximize personal potential and achieve business objectives by diving deep into subject areas critical to the modern finance leader.

CFO key contacts

Meet our CFO key contacts – our trusted partners who work with clients to improve performance, enhance the bottom line, and create value.

Sanjay Sehgal

Sanjay Sehgal

Head of Markets, Advisory, KPMG US

+1 216-875-8113
Ron Walker

Ron Walker

Finance Transformation Service Network Lead, KPMG US

+1 858-750-7057
Carl Carande

Carl Carande

U.S. Vice Chair and KPMG Global Head of Advisory, KPMG LLP

+1 212-909-5650

Jeff Potter

Jeff Potter

Managing Director, US Deal Advisory & Strategy, KPMG US

+1 213-955-8834
Kenneth Kim

Kenneth Kim

Senior Economist, KPMG US

+1 212-954-6144
Greg Engel

Greg Engel

Vice Chair, Tax, KPMG US

+1 713-319-2105