Annual State of the CFO/Finance Executive Job Market
In Partnership with Financial Executives International San Francisco Bay Area (FEI)
Please join us for a detailed look at and interactive discussion on trends in the CFO/Finance Executive Job market. Dave Arnold (President, Arnold Partners) and Leslie Boudreaux (Senior Managing Partner, BVOH) will cover a variety of topics, including:
- Compensation trends and what is driving them.
- Skills/experience companies seek for different stage companies.
- Positive forces in the local marketplace - will they continue?
- The very real headwinds we face and what to do about them on a personal level.
- Review of actual compensation data from recent placements.
Leslie Boudreaux, CPA, Co-Founder & Senior Managing Partner, BVOH
Leslie Boudreaux co- founded and leads BVOH, a boutique finance and accounting search and consulting firm established in 2004. BVOH specializes in the CFO’s organization, and serves clients in the technology, life sciences, consumer products and asset management industries. Most of BVOH’s clients are venture capital funded pre IPO companies, but they also have long standing relationships with many Bay Area Fortune 500 companies. BVOH places VP Finance, Corporate Controllers, and Directors throughout the CFO’s organization on both a permanent and an interim basis. BVOH has been recognized by Forbes as a Top 250 recruiting firm nationwide and is based in San Francisco. Ms. Boudreaux earned her BA in accounting at the University of Texas at Austin, is a CPA and has over 20 years of financial search experience in the Bay Area.
Dave Arnold, President, Arnold Partners
Dave Arnold specializes in the recruitment of exceptional CFOs and Board Members for technology companies located in tech hubs across the U.S. He works with clients backed by top-tier venture capital and private equity firms, and with public companies. Over the last ten plus years since forming Arnold Partners, he has placed CFOs in a wide variety of industry sectors in both Tech and Life-Sciences, including SaaS, IoT, Social Media, Clean Tech, Medical Device, Pharmaceutical and Consumer. Arnold Partners is established as the leading independent tech CFO resource delivering exponential value to clients. Mr. Arnold has been cited by The Wall Street Journal, Silicon Valley Business Journal, USA Today, Money Magazine, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, The Street and a host of prominent, on-line career and CFO resource publications. He has also been a featured speaker and panelist at CFO related conferences including FEI, ABFO, and BDO Roundtables. Mr. Arnold Partners’ focus is completing assignments that result in direct contributions by their placed CFOs to significant growth and profitability for their clients. To date, CFOs Arnold Partners’ placed CFOs have created over $11B in value in terms of market capitalization and merger and acquisition (M&A) exits.
5:30 PM - Cocktails & Networking
6:30 PM - Announcements
6:40 PM - Speaker's Presentation
This invitation-only event is for senior level financial professionals who perform some or all of the duties of a financial executive, as defined by FEI and who serve companies of sufficient size to meet FEI's qualifications.
If you would like to attend, please register to be considered FEI will make the final determination on the invitation list and notify you by email.