Meet the founding members of the CNBC 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.

Founding Members

Robert Funck Abbott
Clifford Abrahams, Chief Financial Officer ABN AMRO Group N.V. Clifford Abrahams ABN AMRO Group
Coram Williams, CFO of Pearson. Coram Williams Adecco
John Murphy, Adobe Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. John Murphy Adobe
Kathleen Winters ADP
Garth Jones AIA Group
Prashanth Mahendra-Rajah Analog Devices
Shafiq Abdul Jabbar Astro Malaysia Holdings
Gillian Larkins ASX
Jason Windsor Aviva
Muljono Tjandra Bank Danamon
Panji Irawan Bank Mandiri
H/O Nakul Sehgal, Chief Financial Officer Bharti Airtel. Nakul Sehgal Bharti Airtel
Lars Machenil BNP Paribas
Chan Ying Jian BreadTalk
David Elkins, Celgene EVP & CFO David Elkins Bristol-Myers Squibb
Simon Carter British Land
Julie Brown Burberry
Andrew Lim Group, Chief Financial Officer, CapitaLand Limited Andrew Lim CapitaLand Limited
David Lubek Casino Group
Jack Hartung Chipotle
Philip Bank Chubb
Khairul Rifaie CIMB Group
Kelly Kramer Kelly Kramer Cisco
Geert Peeters CLP Holdings Limited
Martyn Roberts Coca-Cola Amatil
Wolfgang Schäfer Continental
Todd Ford Coupa
Al Hamood Culligan
H/O Lalit Malik, Chief Financial Officer Dabur India Ltd. Lalit Malik Dabur India
Sok Hui Chng DBS Bank
Melanie Kreis Deutsche Post DHL Group
Kathryn Mikells Kathryn Mikells Diageo
Richard Coney Domino's Pizza Enterprises Ltd
Howard Ungerleider Dow
Geraldine Matchett DSM
Mikhail Khardikov EN+ Group
Tracey Travis Executive Vice President of Finance and CFO, The Estée Lauder Companies Tracey Travis Estée Lauder Companies
Rachel Glaser Etsy
Nikolay Ivanov Chief Financial Officer, EVRAZ Nikolay Ivanov EVRAZ
Lloyd Pitchford Experian
David Wehner, Facebook CFO David Wehner Facebook
James “Woody” Woodall Fis
Christopher Collier Flex
Ian Wells Fortescue Metals Group
Robert Drake Galaxy Entertainment Group
Marcus Ketter GEA
François Gauthey Getlink
Kazuhiro Tsutsumi Global Logistic Properties
Brian McGee GoPro CFO Brian McGee GoPro
Andrew Leung Hang Seng Bank
Paul Venables Hays
Keki Mistry HDFC
Pål Kildemo Hydro
James Kavanaugh Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer IBM James Kavanaugh IBM
Paul Edgecliffe-Johnson IHG
Oliver Tant Imperial Brands
Michelle Clatterbuck Intuit
Eric Hageman IWG
Hideki Kikuyama Japan Airlines
Sidney Huang JD.com
Tucker Marshall J.M. Smucker Company
Joseph Wolk Johnson & Johnson
Anna Manz Johnson Matthey
Gary Millerchip Kroger
Melinda Whittington La-Z-Boy
R. Shankar Raman Larsen & Toubro Limited
Satoshi Nakaniwa Lawson
Wong Wai Ming Lenovo Group
Harmit Singh, CFO and executive vice president, Levi Strauss & Co. Harmit Singh Levi Strauss & Co.
Ed Lam Li & Fung
Kok Siong Ng Link
Steve Sardello Steve Sordello LinkedIn Corporation
Brian Roberts, CFO of Lyft. Brian Roberts Lyft
Leeny Oberg Marriot Chief Financial Officer Leeny Oberg Marriott
Sachin Mehra Mastercard
Dato'Amirul Feisal Wan Zahir, Group Chief Financial Officer Maybank Dato' Amirul Feisal Wan Zahir Maybank
Britt Vitalone McKesson
H/O Robert M. Davis, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Offier Merck. Robert Davis Merck
John McCallion, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer MetLife. John McCallion MetLife
Michael Gordon MongoDB
Andrey Kamensky MTS
Joseph Siclare Joseph Siclare National Football League
Nancy Buese Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Newmont Mining Nancy Buese Newmont Mining
John Rainey John Rainey PayPal
Hugh Johnston PepsiCo
James Mock PerkinElmer
Ken Tanji Prudential Financial
Rod Bolger, RBC Rod Bolger RBC
Jason Liberty, Royal Carribean Cruises Jason Liberty Royal Caribbean Cruises
Guy Look Sa Sa International Holdings
Bariş Oran, CFO Sabanci Baris Oran Sabanci
Mark Hawkins, CFO, Salesforce.com Mark Hawkins Salesforce .com
Luka Mucic SAP
Evgeny Fetisov SEMrush
Alexey Kulichenko Severstal
Richard Lai Singapore Post
Marc Rolland Sodexo
Alok Sama SoftBank Group International
Karim Hajjar Solvay S.A.
Bret Johnsen, Chief Financial Officer SpaceX Bret Johnsen SpaceX
Jon Farney, SVP, Treasurer and CFO State Farm Insurance Jon Farney State Farm Insurance
Aphisak Kiewkarnkha Stock Exchange of Thailand
Will Gaybrick Stripe
Michelle Low Swire Pacific Limited
Manoj Bhat Tech Mahindra
Joerg Ayrle Thai Union
Matthew Lawson The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels
Christine M. McCarthy, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer The Walt Disney Company. Christine M. McCarthy The Walt Disney Company
Mahendra Negi Trend Micro Inc.
Stewart Glendinning Tyson Foods
Kirt Gardner, chief financial officer of UBS Group AG Kirk Gardner UBS
Graeme Pitkethly Unilever
Gerry  Laderman United Airlines Senior VP Finance and acting CFO Gerry Laderman United
Richard Peretz, Chief Financial Officer UPS Richard Peretz UPS
Mark P. Long Mark Long Western Digital
Jim Peters Whirlpool
Kevin Entricken Wolters Kluwer
Robynne Sisco Chief Financial Officer, Workday Robynne Sisco Workday
Svetlana Demyashkevich, Chief Financial Officer X5 Retail Group. Svetlana Demyashkevich Yandex
Raj Ahuja Yes Bank
Mustafa Tercan, CFO of Yildiz Holding. Mustafa Tercan Yildiz Holding
Zoom
George Quinn Zurich Insurance Group

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