The role of the CFO will evolve in the future to encompass new challenges such as global economic uncertainty and volatility, fluctuating energy prices, and turbulent currency markets, along with a shift in economic power, according to a new report.

The report, published by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and the Institute of Management Accountants, identifies several emerging priorities that will affect the future role of the CFO. It cites nine future key issues that will shape the finance function’s top job, including regulation, globalization, technology, risk management, transforming finance, stakeholder engagement, strategy, integrated reporting, and talent.

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