CNBC Global CFO Council


  • Many are worried a short-term fix in Washington will not fix the lingering problems. TD Ameritrade CFO & EVP Bill Gerber, says "uncertainty is keeping businesses from figuring out where they're going to go."

  • CFOs on where real estate is headed     Wednesday, 18 Sep 2013 | 7:32 AM ET

    Carol Tome, Home Depot CFO, and Timoth Sloan, Wells Fargo CFO, provide insight on how the rise in interest rates is impacting the mortgage industry and overall housing market.

  • Global CFO survey reveals upbeat outlook     Sunday, 27 Oct 2013 | 8:28 PM ET

    35 CFOs from major companies shared their insights on business conditions in CNBC's exclusive Global CFO Council survey.

  • UPS delivers on Q3 earnings     Friday, 25 Oct 2013 | 1:08 PM ET

    UPS delivered in the third quarter thanks to e-commerce and international growth. Kurt Kuehn, UPS CFO, explains what drove the business.

  • P&G earnings 'right on track': CFO     Friday, 25 Oct 2013 | 7:12 AM ET

    Jon Moeller, Procter & Gamble CFO, breaks down the consumer products giant's third quarter results and weighs in on the pulse of consumer spending around the globe.

  • Ford beats Street expectations     Thursday, 24 Oct 2013 | 11:15 AM ET

    Robert Shanks, Ford Motor Company CFO, tells CNBC's Phil LeBeau he feels very good about where Ford is headed and expects the company to be profitable by 2015. He also weighs in on CEO Alan Mulally.

  • Mortgage businesses terrific: WFC CFO     Friday, 11 Oct 2013 | 3:10 PM ET

    Despite beating earnings estimates this morning, mortgage applications revenue plunged due to rising rates. Timothy Sloan, Wells Fargo CFO, says the mortgage business is not the only one at Wells Fargo.

  • UBS CFO on Nasdaq chaos     Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 7:43 AM ET

    Tom Naratil, UBS Group CFO, discusses last week's trading glitch at the Nasdaq and provides perspective on the damage done and how the exchanges can prevent this from occurring again.

  • CNBC Global CFO Council Survey: More Corp Spending Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 12:07 PM ET

    Despite stellar earnings and record high stock markets, the overall economic picture remains stable perhaps with some modest improvements, according to the CNBC survey.

  • How Cisco Keeps Its Silicon Valley Swagger     Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 8:15 AM ET

    Frank Calderoni, Cisco CFO, weighs in on how the tech giant is maintaining its competitive edge, Fed policy, and corporate tax reform.

  • How an Airline CFO Eases Its Pain at the Pump Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 2:11 PM ET
    John Rainey

    Jet fuel is United Continental's biggest expense, and John Rainey's plan to manage those costs includes everything from careful hedging to electric vehicles on the tarmac.

  • Getting There, Staying There     Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 7:40 AM ET

    Tom Kennedy, CFO, Hilton Worldwide, and John Rainey, United Continental Holdings, discuss the outlook for travel and lodging this summer. With Doug Dachille, First Principles Capital Management.

  • Larry Koehler, HighTower Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 2:53 PM ET
    Larry Koehler

    Larry Koehler is chief financial officer at HighTower.

  • Tom Kennedy, Hilton Worldwide, Inc. Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 2:53 PM ET
    Tom Kennedy

    Tom Kennedy is executive vice president and chief financial officer for Hilton Worldwide.

  • Dominic Caruso, Johnson & Johnson Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 2:55 PM ET
    Dominic Caruso

    Dominic Caruso is Johnson & Johnson's vice president, finance, and CFO and is a member of the Executive Committee.

  • Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group, Founder and Chairman

    United Continental CFO John Rainey responds to accusations made Tuesday on "Squawk Box" by Richard Branson that United waged an airfare price war to damage Virgin America.

  • UPS: Delivering Corporate Responsibility     Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 8:42 AM ET

    Kurt Kuehn, CFO of UPS, discusses his company's $250 million investment in alternative technologies for vehicles.

  • Where Are the Jobs? Don't Expect Much This Year Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013 | 3:02 PM ET

    CFOs expect to see a modest improvement in the economy over the next six months but not much of a dent in employment. Read the full results of the CNBC Global CFO Council.

  • Why Markets Will Be Paying More Attention to CFOs Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 2:50 PM ET

    If you want to know how important the role chief financial officer will be playing in the corporate and investing worlds, look no further than Apple.

  • CFO's New Role: Taking on Strategy Thursday, 28 Feb 2013 | 12:42 PM ET

    The traditional view of a chief financial officer is a bean counter focused on company finances. But the finance function is transforming from being known for saying 'no' to big projects to taking a role in growth and development.

About CNBC Global CFO Council

  • The broad scope of challenges facing the world’s top financial executives is unlike any other period in modern business history. CNBC has assembled an elite group of chief financial officers representing public and private companies from various major sectors, to share their frontline insights and unique views on key issues and challenges facing today’s CFOs.

CNBC Global CFO Council


  • Jan Siegmund, ADP CFO, and Bill Gerber, TD Ameritrade CFO, discuss how America's corporate leaders are viewing today's employment data and the current state of the U.S. economy.

  • Jon Moeller, Procter & Gamble CFO, breaks down P&G's quarterly numbers and discusses the company's cost-cutting measures.

  • UPS CFO Kurt Kuehn on CNBC's Squawk on the Street on his company's decision to stop deliveries for illegal online pharmacies and pay $40 million to end a Federal criminal probe into its shipping practices. Rival FedEx was in court today fighting similar charges.