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Bill Fuessler
Global Leader, Finance, Risk and Fraud Consulting - Global Business Services, IBM

Bill is currently the Global Finance, Risk and Fraud Leader for Global Business Services for IBM. Bill has delivered numerous finance transformation projects including finance process re-design, enhancing data consistency, developing target operating models and advanced analytics. Under his leadership as the Global Finance, Risk & Fraud Leader, Bill was the sponsor for IBM’s 2010 CFO Study entitled “The New Value Integrator” and the just completed 2014 CFO Study entitled “Pushing the Frontiers.” 

The evolution of the CFO

July 17, 2014 | by Bill Fuessler, Global Leader, Finance, Risk and Fraud Consulting - Global Business Services, IBM
The CFO’s role is a pivotal one, as all top executives recognize. CEOs rely more heavily on the CFO than on the rest of the C-suite when they’re formulating business strategy. So, in a customer-activated enterprise with the finance organization's responsibilities expanding, how are CFOs staying...

The CFO: Jack of all trades

March 6, 2014 | by Bill Fuessler, Global Leader, Finance, Risk and Fraud Consulting - Global Business Services, IBM
Top performing CFOs are integrating financial and operational data to get a deeper understanding of complex questions such as how much it really costs to serve individual customers. This higher level of collaboration leads to greater customer understanding, which is one of the key features needed...