How the CIO CFO Relationship Can Work Better
The continual advancement of technology as an integral part of the majority of businesses has meant an expanded role for CIOs. With that territory has to come a necessarily closer working relationship and shared understanding with the CFO as well. In fact, 42% of IT departments report directly to the CFO (that number is a whopping 60% at smaller businesses). Clearly, a relationship must exist between the CIO and CFO that supports active communication and effective collaboration. Keep reading to find out some of the best ways that CIOs can work to build these kinds of relationships and ultimately support the overarching business goals of their company.