CFO Annual Conference Naseba - Sep 12


Published on

The post event report of the event

  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Total views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

CFO Annual Conference Naseba - Sep 12

  1. 1. 6th Annual Post event reportNavigate through uncertainty - achieve sustainable growth September 13th - 14th 2012, JW Marriott Hotel, Mumbai, India www.cfostr
  2. 2. 6th Annual IntroductionNaseba thanks you for your supportI would like to thank you for participating at the 6th Annual CFO Strategies Forum India on September 13th and 14th 2012 at theJW Marriott Hotel in Mumbai, India.The forum was hosted under the theme ‘Navigate through uncertainty - achieve sustainable growth’. During the two days youlistened to revealing panel discussions, insightful keynote presentations and attended interactive workshop sessions on topicsrelevant to the theme. Furthermore, you shared points of view and experiences with your finance peers.This forum hosted nearly 130 C-level executives, directors, executive vice presidents, presidents as well as managing directors inthe field of finance from the leading companies in India.This post-event report gives you a breakdown and reference guide to the proceedings and also provides you with information onour upcoming events.I hope that the insights you have gained by attending our event will help you to navigate through these uncertain times and achievesustainable success - on a personal as well as a professional level.On behalf of naseba, I would like to sincerely thank our Gold sponsors, Host Analytics and IBM, and Silver sponsors Bloombergand India Insure - as well as our distinguished speakers and delegates who committed their time and support to this event.Your contribution made the 6th Annual CFO Strategies Forum India a great success and I am looking forward to hosting youagain during our 7th edition on September 12th and 13th 2013.Kind regards,Karin GabrielEvent Producer
  3. 3. 6th Annual Overview Day one:The forum’s theme - ‘Navigate through uncertainty - achieve sustainable growth’ - was broken down into three levels: 1. ECONOMIC: Global and national 2. CORPORATE: Functional 3. PERSONAL: CareerThe forum opened with a keynote speech by Nitin Jaiswal, Head of Sales ASEAN at Bloomberg LP, analysing the currenteconomic situation of India and why the country is currently facing a ‘seven year itch’. Dr Paritosh Basu, Group Controller at EssarGroup, then shared the best strategies for a risk management oriented approach for IP and listing of equity shares.Following this, Indranil Pan, Chief Economist at Kotak Mahindra Bank; Dr Paritosh Basu; R Kannan, Head of CorporatePerformance Management at Hinduja Group; and Nitin Jaiswal discussed how to master financial risk management.The afternoon began with workshops - the first featured Keri Brooke, Vice President of Marketing at Host Analytics, who offeredher insights on how CFOs can use cloud for corporate performance management. David Hatt, Asia Pacific Solutions Manager atIBM, then provided valuable input on how to transform the office of finance through analytics. Prashant Tewari, Country Manager- Business Analytics India/South Asia at IBM and Rejesh Shewani, Technical Sales Leader for the company in India and SouthAsia, demonstrated how CFOs can improve performance insight and forecasting.With a keynote speech named CFOs and HR: Money can’t buy you happiness; but perhaps a happy employee? Vippin Chandra,Director at India Insure Risk Management began the corporate section of the two days - focusing on the day-to-day job of aCFO. Following this, Homi Khusrokhan, Senior Adviser at Tata Capital Ltd, shared his insights alongside with Amrita Chowdhury,Associate Director at Harvard Business School and R Kannan on corporate governance. Day two:The morning of the second day included an analysis of the link between technology and finance. Following this, Jyotsna Sharma,CFO and Vice President IT at NRB Bearings Ltd; Satish Pendse, President at Highbar Technologies Ltd; Tarun Bhargava,CFOat Future Corporate Resources Limited; and Gulshan Dua, Country Controller and Freescale Seminconductor at India Pvt Ltd,analysed from different angles how technology can support CFOs in fulfilling their financial goals.The rest of the day was dedicated to topics focusing on the CFO as a person. Minocher Patel, India’s leading motivational speakerand success/image coach presented the key to being a successful leader in today’s world.Jyotsna Sharma provided an empowering insight how CFOs can become CEOs, before a panel discussion entitled Leadersneed a vision: CFO - from controller to business partner to transformation agent. What is demanded from you now? concludedthe forum. The panel was led by Bhaswar Mukherjee, Director Finance at Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd;Nina Chatrath, Senior Partner - Leadership Consulting at Transearch; R Shankar Narayan, CFO at Bennett Coleman & Co Ltdas well as S Varadarajan, Executive Director and Group CFO at VA TechWabag and Giri Giridhar, President Finance atWockhardt Ltd.
  4. 4. 6th Annual SpeakersNitin Jaiswal Prashant TewariHead of Sales, ASEAN Country Manager - Business Analytics,Bloomberg India/South Asia IBMIndranil Pan Rajesh ShewaniChief Economist Technical Sales Leaders - BusinessKotak Mahindra Bank Analytics, India/South Asia IBMDr Paritosh Basu Vippin ChandraGroup Controller DirectorEssar Group India Insure Risk ManagementR. Kannan Homi KhusrokhanHead of Corporate Performance Senior AdvisorManagement Tata Capital LtdHinduja GroupDavid Hatt Amrita ChowdhuryAsia Pacific Solutions Manager Associate Director of EducationIBM Harvard Business School Research CenterKeri Brooke Jyotsna SharmaVice President Marketing Chief Financial Officer & VP ITHost Analytics NRB Bearings Ltd
  5. 5. 6th Annual SpeakersSatish Pendse Nina ChatrathPresident Senior Partner - Leadership ConsultingHighbar Technologies Ltd TransearchTarun Bhargava R. Shankar NarayanChief Financial Officer Chief Financial OfficerFuture corporate Resources Limited Bennett Coleman & Co LtdGulshan Dua S. VaradarajanCountry Controller Executive Director & Group Chief FinancialFreescale Semiconductor India Pvt Ltd Officer VA Tech WabagaMinocher Patel Giri GiridharInternationally acclaimed & Indias leading President Financemotivational speaker and success/image Wockhardt LtdcoachEcole SolitaireBhaswar MukherjeeDirector FinanceHindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd
  6. 6. 6th Annual Attendee listManaging Director 20 Microns LimitedVice President Finance Aarti Drugs LimitedVice Chairman Aarti IndustriesVice President Finance Aditya Birla CarbonChief Financial Officer and Regional Head, Ahmednagar Forgings LimitedFinance Accounts and ITChief Financial Officer AIGVice President, Finance Allcargo Logistics LimitedVice President Finance and Controller American Tower India Tower Corporation LimitedChief Operating Officer Antwerp Diamond BankDirector, Corporate Accounts AOS Studley IndiaChief Financial Officer Aramark India Private LimitedPresident, Finance and Corporate Affairs Arshiya International LimitedSenior Vice President, Finance Asia Motor Works LimitedChief Financial Officer Astral Poly Technik LimitedHead-Finance BalmerLawrie-Van Leer LimitedChief Financial Officer Bennett Coleman & Co LimitedChief Financial Officer Berggruen Hotels Private LimitedFinance Director Bristol-Myers Squibb India Private LimitedGeneral Manager (Maharashtra Circle) Finance BSNLPresident Corporate Finance Binani Industries LimitedExecutive Vice President, Finance Binani Industries LimitedChief Financial Officer Birla CarbonChief Financial Officer BNP ParibasFinance Director BNP ParibasVice President Treasury Ceat LimitedGroup Chief Financial Officer City Group Company, KSCChief Financial Officer CleartripChief Financial Officer Creative Mark Engineering Solutions Private LimitedChief Financial Officer D-Link (India) LimitedFinance Controller Dow Chemical International Private LimitedFinance Controller Eaton CorporationInternationally acclaimed and Indias leading Ecole Solitairemotivational leaderChief Financial Officer Elecon EngineeringVice President Finance Endress+Hauser (India) Private LimitedVice President, Finance Enercon India LimitedGroup Controller Essar Investments LimitedChief Financial Officer Federation Of Indian Chamber Of Commerce And IndustryCountry Controller and Company Secretary Freescale Semiconductor India Private LimitedChief Financial Officer Future Value Retail LimitedChief Financial Officer Gammon India LimitedChief Financial Officer Gammon Infrastructure Projects LimitedVice President, Finance Gujurat Heavy Chemicals Limited
  7. 7. 6th Annual Attendee listAssociate Director, Education Harvard Business School IndiaChief Economist & Senior Vice President HDFC BankAssistant Vice President, Finance HDFC Securities LimitedPresident Highbar Technologies LimitedHead Corporate Performance Management Hinduja GroupChief Financial Officer Hindustan ColasChief Financial Officer Hindustan Construction CompanyVice President, Accounts Hindustan Construction CompanyDirector Finance Hindustan Petroleum Corporation LimitedDirector , Finance IDFC Asset Management Company LimitedChief Financial Officer IL and FS Financial Services LimitedSenior Vice President, Banking and Finance Jain Irrigation Systems LimitedChief Financial Officer K Sera Sera LimitedChief Financial Officer Kokuyo Camlin LimitedChief Economist Kotak Mahindra BankHead, Finance Kuoni Business Travel India Private LimitedChief Financial Officer Laxmi Diamond Private LimitedGroup Chief Financial Officer Manipal Technologies LimitedChief Financial Officer Mantri Realty LimitedChief Financial Officer Manugraph India LimitedGroup Chief Financial Officer and Finance Director Mastek LimitedDirector Finance Mazagon Dock LimitedChief Financial Officer Meu CabsGeneral, Treasury MIRC ElectronicsChief Financial Officer Neptune Developers LimitedChief Financial Officer and Compliance Officer Nesco LimitedVice President, Finance Netmagic Solutions Private LimitedVice President, Finance and Accounts Network 18 MediaSenior Vice President NielsenChief Financial Officer Nirmal Lifestyle LimitedChief Financial Officer and Vice President IT NRB Bearings LimitedAssociate Director Finance and Company Secretary NycomedPharma Private LimitedFinancial Controller Oberoi Realty LimitedChief Financial Officer Omkar Realtors DevelopersPresident, Finance P C Jewellers LimitedHead, Finance and Accounts Petron Engineering Construction LimitedDirector Finance Rashtriya Chemicals And FertilizersChief Financial Officer India LimitedChief Financial Officer Reliance Cement Company Private LimitedVice President, Head Business Commercial, DTH and IPTV Reliance CommunicationsChief Financial Officer Reliance Infrastructure LimitedVice President Reliance Life Sciences Private LimitedHead, Accounts and Taxation Reliance Media Works LimitedHead of Treasury and Shared Services Reliance Retail Limited
  8. 8. 6th Annual Attendee listChief Financial Officer Reliance Retail LimitedChief Financial Officer RohaDyechem LimitedExecutive Director Rolta India LimitedHead Finance Roots Corporation LimitedAssociate Vice President, Group Corporate Finance RSB TransmissionSenior Director Accounting and Taxation Sanofi India LimitedVice President Finance Saurashtra Cement LimitedDirector Finance Scope ChemicalsCustomer Care Associate and Chief Financial Officer Shoppers Stop LimitedChief Financial Officer Siemens Enterprise Communications Private LimitedManaging Director Sizer Metals Private LimitedDirector Solutia Chemicals India Private LimitedCountry Lead and Director Solutia IndiaChief Financial Officer and Vice President, Finance Styrolution ABS (India) LimitedSenior Vice President Sun ApolloChief Operating Officer Svasti MicrofinanceSenior Adviser Tata Captial LimitedChief Financial Officer Tata Motors Finance LimitedChief Financial Officer Techprocess Solutions LimitedPresident and Chief Financial Officer Thomas Cook India LimitedSenior Partner, Leadership Consulting TransearchHead Finance, IWG VA Tech WabagExecutive Director and Group Chief Financial Officer VA Tech WabagChief Financial Officer VVF LimitedSenior Vice President , Finance Welspun Global Brands LimitedPresident, Finance Wockhardt Limited
  9. 9. 6th Annual Event testimonials“It is a very good platform to connect with colleagues and understand the industry’s potential.”CFO, Meru Cabs“Well organised event with the right content presented in the perfect format.”CFO, Antwerp Diamond Bank“naseba’s organisation of the event was very good and the list of topics chosen and the speakers were appropriate for theaudience.”Head of Corporate Performance Management, Hinduja Group“The CFO Summit was an excellent opportunity to meet and share ideas with Indian finance leaders.”Vice President International, Host Analytics“It has been a pleasure coordinating with naseba for this event. Very well organised and we hope to get considerable mile-age from the event.”Vice President, India Insure“The event gives the opportunity to get updated knowledge and expert opinions on current topics related to the CFO andchallenges to business.”CFO and Vice President Finance, Styrolution ABS IndiaLtd“This 6th Annual CFO Strategies Forum was like an art of living and learning sessions for today’s finance professionals tohelp them cope with uncertainties while keeping the performance of the organisation intact.”Assistant Vice President Finance, HDFC Securities Ltd“Frank and open discussions with panel members on key topics which affect finance and control.”Vice President and Head of Commercial Business, Reliance Communications“Excellent platform for sharing knowledge and experiences, while providing ample opportunities to network.”Controller, Eaton Corporation“Excellent event merged with the opportunity to be exposed to the business solutions for improving effectiveness.”President, Arshiya International Ltd
  10. 10. 6th Annual Attendee breakdown by job title 41% Group Chief Financial Officer & Chief Financial Officer 18% Senior Vice President Finance & Vice President Finance 16% Executive Director Finance & Director Finance 5% Others 6% Head of Finance 5% President Finance 4% General Manager 3% Managing Director 2% Chief Operating Officer Breakdown of attendees by sector Automotive 3% Banking/investment/trading 5% Cement 2% Chemicals 9% Clothing and accessories 2% Communication/media 3%Diversified industries - conglomerates 2% Energy 6% Professional & financial services 7% Food 2% Hospitality/travel 5% Industrial machinery 2% Information technology & telecom 14% Infrastructure 2% Logistics 3% Manufacturing/engineering 15% Metals 2% Pharmaceutical manufacturers 8% Real estate 6% Retail 2% 0 3 6 9 15
  11. 11. 6th Annual Photo gallery THE CURRENT ECONOMIC SITUATION - ‘THE SEVEN YEAR ITCH’ Nitin Jaiswal (Head of Sales ASEAN, Bloomberg)RISK MANAGEMENT ORIENTED APPROACH FOR IPO AND LISTING OF EQUITY SHARES Dr Paritosh Basu (Group Controller, Essar Group)
  12. 12. 6th Annual Photo gallery MASTERING FINANCIAL RISK MANAGEMENTIndranil Pan (Chief Economist, Kotak Mahindra Bank) - R. Kannan (Head of Corporate PerformanceManagement, Hinduja Group) - Nitin Jaiswal (Head of Sales ASEAN, Bloomberg) - Dr Paritosh Basu (Group Controller, Essar Group) CFO PERFORMANCE INSIGHT AND FORECASTING Rajesh Shewani (Technical Sales Leaders - Business Analytics, India/South Asia, IBM) and Prashant Tewari (Country Manager - Business Analytics, India/South Asia, IBM)
  13. 13. 6th Annual Photo gallery TRANSFORM OFFICE OF FINANCE THROUGH ANALYTICS David Hatt (Asia Pacific Solutions Manager, IBM)THE CLOUD, THE CFO AND CORPORATE PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT Keri Brooke (Vice President Marketing, Host Analytics)
  14. 14. 6th Annual Photo galleryCFOS AND HR: MONEY CAN’T BUY YOU HAPPINESS; BUT PERHAPS A HAPPY EMPLOYEE? Vippin Chandra (Director, India Insure Risk Management) CORPORATE GOVERNANCE: FIND A CHANCE IN THE CHALLENGE Amrita Chowdhury (Associate Director of Education, Harvard Business School Research Center) - R. Kannan (Head of Performance Management, Hinduja Group) - Homi Khusrokhan (Senior Adviser, Tata Capital Ltd)
  15. 15. 6th Annual Photo gallery SMARTER ANALYTICS FOR THE OFFICE OF FINANCE David Hatt (Asia Pacific Solutions Manager, IBM) CFOS AND IT: FINANCE AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY - THE COLLABORATIVE TRENDSTarun Bhargava (Chief Financial Officer, Future corporate Resources Limited) - Gulshan Dua (CountryController, Freescale Semiconductor India Pvt Ltd) - Jyotsna Sharma (Chief Financial Officer & VP IT, NRB Bearings Ltd) - Satish Pendse (President, Highbar Technologies Ltd)
  16. 16. 6th Annual Photo galleryTHE ART AND SCIENCE OF SURVIVAL AND SUCCESS AS A LEADER: HAPPY LEADERSHIPMinocher Patel (Internationally acclaimed & India’s leading motivational speaker and success/image coach, Ecole Solitaire) CFOs LADDER UP, CFO TO CEO Jyotsna Sharma (Chief Financial Officer & VP IT, NRB Bearings Ltd)
  17. 17. 6th Annual Photo gallery LEADERS NEED A VISION: CFO – FROM CONTROLLER TO BUSINESS PARTNER TO TRANSFORMATION AGENT. WHAT IS DEMANDED FROM YOU NOW?Giri Giridhar (President Finance, Wockhardt Ltd) - Bhaswar Mukherjee (Director Finance, Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd) - Nina Chatrath (Senior Partner – Leadership Consulting, Transearch) -R. Shankar Narayan (Chief Financial Officer, Bennett Coleman & Co Ltd) - S. Varadarajan (Executive Director & Group Chief Financial Officer, VA Tech Wabag) NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES
  19. 19. 6th AnnualOfficial Partners Platinum partners Gold partners
  20. 20. 6th Annual Event resources• Please click here for photo gallery• Visit to download presentation/videos from the event• Stay in touch with the latest developments and join the discussion Contact usCxO Series ContactsIndia89 - 3rd floor - svr complex - madiwalahosur main road - bangalore - 560068tel: +91 80 3028 0556 - fax: +91 80 3028 0555enquiries@naseba.comMohammed SaleemGeneral Managertel: +91 80 3028 0556 - fax: +91 80 3028 0555moh@naseba.comKarin GabrielProject Managertel: +91 80 3028 0556 - fax: +91 80 3028 0555karing@naseba.comDeepti KadamMarketing Managertel: +91 80 3028 2485 - fax: +91 80 3028 0555deeptik@naseba.comRuth AnnEvent Coordinatortel: +91 80 3022 2010 - fax: +91 80 3028
  21. 21. 6th Annual Upcoming events8th Annual Human Assets Expansion Summit 2013 M ay 14th - 15th - 16th 2013 Dubai, UAE 7th Annual CFO Str ategies Forum India September 12 th - 13th 2013 Mumbai, India 7th Annual CFO Str ategies Forum Middle East November 17th - 18th 2013 Dubai, UAE