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FP&A Trends

FP&A Business Partnering in Focus of the Dubai FP&A Board

By Larysa Melnychuk, Managing Director at FP&A Trends group

The second meeting of the Dubai FP&A Board, launched in October 2016, took place at the stunning InterContinental Dubai Marina on 15th February 2017. 
The mission of the International FP&A Board is to guide the development and promotion of best practices in global FP&A, identify and support new trends, skillsets and innovations. Almost 30 FP&A professionals from such international and local Middle Eastern companies as Abu Dhabi Ship Building, Al Jaber Group, Applus, Barclays Bank, Colas, Emirates NBD, Landmark, Panalpina, Siemens, TGI Group, to name but a few, gathered to discuss an essential subject of FP&A Business Partnering.

People From Over The World Are Getting Together To Share FP&A Knowledge

By Michael Royall, author

Interview with founder of the International FP&A Board Larysa Melnychuk

The global trend for FP&A is surprisingly singular; apparently, we all want to know how to influence and predict our financial future. At the International FP&A Boards, professionals from all over are eagerly sharing and learning about how to get there.

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FP&A Capacity Framework

By Feng Moon, Finance Business Partner at Medtronic Singapore

Working in FP&A is one of the most dynamic & challenging careers in finance and business world. It appears that FP&A professionals wear multiple hats, performing tasks of a master of communication, a strategic leader, a resource allocator as well as a positive influencer. However, nowadays we experience lack of mature theories and models facilitating FP&A professionals’ development.

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Finance Analytical Transformation in Focus of Amsterdam FP&A Board

By Larysa Melnychuk, Managing Director at FP&A Trends group

On 14th March 2017 the second meeting of the Amsterdam FP&A Board, launched in October 2016, took place in the Michael Page Office in World Trade Centre, Amsterdam. It gathered over 30 financial planning and analysis (FP&A) practitioners from such companies as ABN AMRO N.V., AkzoNobel, Cargill, Danone, Genpact, Microsoft Netherlands, T-Mobile, to name but a few. As the mission of the International FP&A Board is to guide the development and promotion of best practices in global FP&A, identify and support new trends, skillsets and innovations, FP&A Analytical Transformation became the primary focus of the discussion in Amsterdam.

Budgeting. We all hate it, so why do we still do it?

By Steve Morlidge, Business Forecasting thought leader, author of "Future Ready: How to Master Business Forecasting" and  "The Little Book of Beyond Budgeting" 

It is difficult to think of another business process that is as universally detested as annual budgeting.

The list of complaints will be familiar to anyone who has run a budget process or has been subjected to one…and that probably means everyone reading this article.

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