Lexicon’s Finance Leaders’ Conference 2022 took place at the Marriott Hotel, Karachi.
The event focused on operational, technological and strategic aspects of the finance function in growing businesses.
This one-day event addressed the changing role of the finance function within growing businesses in Pakistan as well as getting to grips with new and increased technology use, cybersecurity and financial risk, startups and freelancing, budget amendments, employee engagement and the Future of Finance to name a few.
Senior professionals from the finance function and other fields within growing businesses in Pakistan have joined the interactive session to address the strategy that the current organisation needs to develop to succeed in a digital world and the integral part that finance can play in this.
The conference was attended by different functions of the businesses including Business Owners, Directors, CxOs, Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) Professionals, Accounting and Finance Professionals, Corporate and Finance Leaders and Young Entrepreneurs.
Some of the speakers who graced the occasion with their presence are:
Mr. Abdul Samad, Group CFO Martin Dow Limited
Mr. Ziad Chowdhrey, Country CEO Novartis
Mr. Aly Yousuf CFO, Unilever
Mr. Muhammad Raza FCA, ACA (England and Wales), ADIT, Partner A.F.Ferguson & Co
Mr. Zafar Aziz Osmani, CEO Excelerate (Pvt.) Ltd.
Mr. Ibrahim Amin, President PAFLA – Pakistan Freelancers Association
Mr. Muhammad Ali Mooney (ACA , CFA L III candidate) GSK
Mr. Inam ur Rahman ACA, CPA, CEO OASIS Global Consulting LLC
Ms. Uzma Farooqui, Finance Head Syngenta
Ms. Marium Farooq, Head of Internal Audit Unilever
Mr Abdul Shakoor, CFO-TOSHIBA & Regional Director-IFA UK welcomed and presented shield of honour to Chief Guest Mr. Shabbar Zaidi, Partner at A.F. Ferguson & Co (PwC Pakistan), at Finance Leaders’ Conference FLC2022.
The conference ended with the discussion demonstrating a snapshot of the finance function at an incredibly volatile but exciting time. They demonstrate how finance leaders are taking a proactive approach to answer these existential questions and prioritising their activity and focus accordingly.
LEXICON is a premier organization providing international educational programs, corporate training, both open and in-house and consultancy in data analysis, financial modelling, dashboard reporting, Power BI, IFRS Implementation, audit and tax solutions for the corporate sector.
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