CNBC Global CFO Council


  • What CFOs say is the biggest story of 2014 Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    The biggest business news story of the year? No contest. It's falling oil prices, according to a survey of the CNBC Global CFO Council.

  • UBS CFO: Navigating volatility in 2015  Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 4:06 PM ET

    UBS CFO Tom Naratil, is preparing for new capital requirements; rising interest rates and volatile environments going into 2015.

  • The two main threats that are shaking global firms Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 2:29 AM ET
    Construction in the inner Mongolian city of Ordos.

    CFOs have told CNBC that softer growth in China and the threat of deflation in the euro zone are the two biggest issues their firms are facing.

  • The remaking of AT&T: CFO  Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 6:40 AM ET

    John Stephens, AT&T CFO, discusses Ma Bell's plan to acquire DirecTV, and the company's entry into emerging markets.

  • Print continues its European decline: CFO Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 | 4:22 AM ET

    Traditional publishing on printed media continues to see a decline, according to a top executive at a global information services provider.

  • How are China, India's property sectors faring?  Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 8:13 PM ET

    Arthur Lang, Group CFO of CapitaLand, explains why the firm remains optimistic on China's property space, while Keki Mistry, CFO and CEO at HDFC, discuss the firm's strategy in India.

  • Ford's mixed quarter & Europe  Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau speaks to Bob Shanks, Ford Motor Company CFO, about the automaker's quarterly earnings results and the impact of the European economy on profits.

  • UPS CFO: Balanced across all businesses  Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 10:36 AM ET

    Discussing UPS' quarterly earnings and how they are belter equipped this holiday season, with Kurt Kuehn, UPS CFO.

  • P&G reports Q3 results  Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 7:15 AM ET

    It was pretty much an in line quarter, says Jon Moeller, Procter & Gamble CFO breaking down P&G's quarterly results and discussing the next wave of products.

  • Weakening signs in Europe: Norsk Hydro CFO Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 5:59 AM ET

    Europe's "somewhat concerning" weakening economy is pushing Norsk Hydro to focus on the potential of the U.S. and China, the company's CFO told CNBC.

  • Fuel price hikes: India, Indonesia, now Thailand?  Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 9:49 PM ET

    Wirat Uanarumit, CFO of Thai oil giant PTT, discusses price reform in Thailand and the impact of lower oil prices on the firm's revenues and profits.

  • Bank Danamon: Expect better growth next year  Sunday, 19 Oct 2014 | 9:51 PM ET

    Vera Eve Lim, CFO of Bank Danamon, discusses the lender's decline in quarterly earnings and President Joko Widowo's upcoming fuel subsidy cut.

  • Wells Fargo CFO: Equipped all cycle points  Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 3:21 PM ET

    John Shrewsberry, Wells Fargo CFO, reacts to the company's quarterly earnings and discusses how the bank is set up for the coming period.

  • Lego CFO: Toy sales unfazed by slowdown Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 4:05 AM ET
    Lego sculptures are displayed before the opening of the new Lego store in New York, September 2014

    The toy industry saw a pick-up in sales in the first half of the year despite a slowing economy, and will remain strong, according to Lego's CFO.

  • Sainsbury's shares slide on dented Q2 sales Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 3:33 AM ET
    A man puts a shopping bag into a car outside a Sainsbury's store in London

    U.K. supermarket chain J Sainsbury saw sales slip in its second quarter, with shoppers making more frequent visits but spending less on each trip.

  • GLP: Focused on China network expansion  Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 8:50 PM ET

    Heather Xie, CFO of Global Logistic Properties, says the firm is focused on its businesses in China, Japan and Brazil, but it will keep an eye on events in Hong Kong.

  • Russia and China forming closer ties: Total CFO Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 2:50 AM ET

    U.S. and European sanctions against Russia are helping the nation form closer bonds with China, according to the CFO of Total.

  • CFOs: Inversions good for shareholders, patriotic Friday, 5 Sep 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    The latest CNBC Global CFO Council survey shows CFOs believe tax inversions are a good deal for shareholders and a justifiable move for companies.

  • Why Trulia now wants to rent you a home Saturday, 13 Sep 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    Apartment rentals are a market even more ripe for a new business model than the vacation rental space Airbnb upended, says Trulia's CFO.

  • Finance execs split on upcoming stock 'correction' Monday, 1 Sep 2014 | 4:46 AM ET

    Lofty valuations in stocks and geopolitical tensions have left some chief financial officers wary of a sharp fall in share prices.

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