There are two parts to the awards, which are held in conjunction with the CBI. We not only recognise the nation’s exemplary finance directors, we also celebrate the companies they buy services from.
For the latter, we survey the nation’s finance professionals to get their opinion on how well their bank, audit firm and law firm are performing. We also want to know what technology is making your life better.
The FDs’ awards are given to individual finance directors for their performance and contribution to their company. In partnership with Jordans, companies are analysed on key metrics such a working capital, return on capital employed and cash conversion efficiency. A panel of judges then chooses from a shortlist of candidates in each category.
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