Bengaluru, Mar, 24: The Members in Industry Committee of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICMAI), in collaboration with the Bengaluru Chapter, proudly convened the first-ever CFO Leadership Summit at Bengaluru today.

The event witnessed a remarkable turnout, with esteemed CFOs from leading corporates and distinguished finance professionals gracing the occasion. The CFO Leadership Summit served as a premier platform for industry thought leaders to exchange insights, strategies and best practices crucial for navigating the dynamic financial landscape. With a focus on fostering collaboration and innovation, the summit aimed to empower finance leaders with the knowledge and tools necessary to drive sustainable growth and success in their respective organizations in the light of effective cost management.

The event featured a series of insightful keynote sessions, panel discussions and interactive sessions, covering a wide array of topics ranging from financial risk management to emerging technologies shaping the future of finance. Renowned experts and industry stalwarts led these discussions, offering invaluable perspectives and actionable insights to the attendees.

“We are thrilled to witness the overwhelming response to the inaugural CFO Leadership Summit,” said CMA Ashwin G Dalwadi, President of ICWAI. “This event underscores our commitment to provide a platform for CFOs and finance professionals to engage in meaningful dialogue, share experiences and collectively address the challenges and opportunities facing the finance industry” – said CMA TCA Srinivasa Prasad, Chairman, Members in Industry Committee.

The CFO Leadership Summit not only facilitated knowledge sharing but also fostered meaningful connections and networking opportunities among participants. It served as a testament to the commitment of ICMAI to support the professional development and advancement of finance professionals across the region.

As the curtains draw on the inaugural edition of the CFO Leadership Summit, the organizers express their gratitude to all the participants, speakers and partners for their unwavering support and contribution towards making the event a resounding success. Plans are already underway for the next edition of the summit, promising even greater insights and collaboration for the finance community.

D P Nandy – Sr. Director – ICMAI, Srinivasa Prasad – Chairman, Members in Industry Committee, Devarajulu B – Chairman, Bengaluru Chapter of ICMAI, Abhijeet S Jain – Secretary, Bengaluru Chapter of ICMAI, N Ramaskanda – Sr. Practitioner and Former Chairman, Bengaluru Chapter of ICMAI, Gopal Ramanan B – Director, OFSSL. P. Thiruvengadam Sr Management consultant, M Gopalkrishnan Former President, GN Venkataraman Former President, Suresh R Gunjali CCM, Girish K RCM,  Vishwanth Bhat, RCM. Other Members of the Institute and CFOs of organisations representing various industries were present on the occasion.