xSuite: CFOs in the Future of Finance: A Technologically-Driven Leader

Thursday, June 16, 2022

2.30pm to 3.30pm (GMT+8)

Event Synopsis

Finance in a traditional perspective means crunching and focusing with numbers, reports, and data. This is why CFOs and finance leaders are known to be inclined with processes that focuses with it. However, as technology continues to revolutionize the financial landscape, CFOs’ role are being given a new light. 


With tools such as AI and AP Automation continue to revolutionize how work is being done, it’s a must for finance leaders to start integrating it into their finance function. 


CFOs need to be aware that their roles are being shifted into a different direction. What can they do to prepare themselves and their team for this change?


Join DigitalCFO Asia and xSuite as we discuss the changing roles of CFOs in an organization, and how being technically-equipped could help them with this transition.


What will you learn?

The transformation of finance function processes from being number-focused to being technical-driven.
Understanding why CFOs and finance leaders should be equipped with both financial and technical knowledge. 
Integration of technical tools such as AI and AP Automation in the workforce. 


Event Agenda



2:30 PM

Opening Address & Housekeeping by DigitalCFO Asia

2:35 PM

Redefined CFOs: A Finance Leader in the Modern Era. 

As a forward-thinking leader, CFOs should now be starting to evaluate how to direct the finance function into the path of digitization. Marcus REx highlights on the significance of this transition for Finance in an organization.

Marcus Rex, Managing Director, Asia Pacific, xSuite

2:45 PM Panel Discussion- CFOs in the Future of Finance: A Technologically-Driven Leader

Paul Lennie, CFO, Asurion
Felix Wang, Group CFO, Geomotion (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Marcus Rex, Managing Director Asia Pacific, xSuite

3:15 PM

Question & Answer Session

3:30 PM

Closing Address & End of Webinar


Learn from industry experts

Join our panelists for a discussion and Q&A about how they've created winning strategies at their companies.


Paul Lennie, CFO, SouthEast Asia Asurion

Business partner and change agent champion Chief Financial Officer (CFO) who has the passion and experience launching and then accelerating fast-growing companies in the technology and insurance space across APAC. Paul also leads the APAC Business Intelligence & Analytics team, with the goal of providing actionable insights, leveraging state of the art technology including artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and data science.


Felix Wang, Group Chief Financial Officer at Geomotion (Singapore) Pte Ltd

Felix is an experienced CFO and worked in Australia and Asia. His career has ranged from finance and and accounting, taxation, liquidation and insolvency to restructuring of business divisions and headed shared services for P&L responsibility to listing of enterprise for overseas IPO and general management. The varied opportunities gave him the opportunity to learn from managing different business entities over US$100M and over 100+ employees. 


Marcus Rex, Managing Director at xSuite Asia Pacific

Marcus has several years of experience guiding global senior finance leaders in their efforts to transform their Finance Departments from mostly manual operations to smart, IA driven agile and smart finance operations. Originally from Germany, Marcus has been managing numerous projects in Europe, Americas and across Asia Pacific.

Who Should Attend: 

CFO, CIOs, Director Controlling, Director Accounts Payable, Director Finance, Head of Order Processing, Managers


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