Why You Should Attend!



We invite you to join Argyle Executive Forum, and its partner, American Express, for a look into how the role of the treasurer continues to evolve into a highly strategic leadership position.

Today’s treasurer is a proactive, forward-thinking strategist who is constantly staying abreast of industry benchmarks, news, emerging trends, and technology. The treasurer forms strong partnerships internally and externally to ensure every part of the organization has what it needs to be successful today and tomorrow.

Among the topics we will consider are:

  • How the responsibility of the treasurer is broadening from ensuring there is enough cash on hand to investing strategically to continue to set the business up for success in the future
  • Achieving a balance between mitigating risk and maximizing liquidity
  • Staying on top of key trends, including those in technology, talent management, and global growth

Location: midtown Manhattan. Exact address will be disclosed once registration request is approved

The "2017 CFO Think Tank: The Evolving Role of the Treasurer" in New York
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This event will feature insights from top executives, including:

Speaker
Susan Chapman-Hughes Senior Vice President, U.S. Large Market Global Corporate Payments
American Express
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Speaker
Mark Peicker Director, Business Transformation, Strategy & Operations
The Hackett Group
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Speaker
Celine Perrot-Johnson Vice President, Corporate Finance, Global Treasury
Viacom
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Speaker
Janine Wilcox Treasurer
New York University
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Speaker
Vivian Zhou Vice President, Head of Global Capital Markets
American Express
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  • 8:00am – 8:30am Networking Breakfast
  • 8:30am – 8:35am Argyle Executive Forum Opening Remarks
  • 8:35am – 8:40am Participant Introductions
  • 8:40am – 9:00am American Express Remarks
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    Vivian Zhou
    Vice President,
    Head of Global Capital Markets 
    American Express

  • 9:00am - 10:00am Panel Discussion: The Evolving Role of the Treasurer
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    The following session topics, which are subject to change, include but are not limited to:

    • Forecasting cash requirements in a volatile economic environment
    • Unlocking new sources of capital
    • Optimizing liquidity
    • Mitigating cybersecurity risks
    • Introducing new payment processes such as blockchain

    Moderator:
    Susan Chapman-Hughes
    Senior Vice President, U.S. Large Market Global Corporate Payments 
    American Express

    Panelists:
    Mark Peicker
    Director, Business Transformation, Strategy & Operations 
    The Hackett Group

    Celine Perrot-Johnson
    Vice President, Corporate Finance, Global Treasury 
    Viacom

    Janine Wilcox
    Treasurer 
    New York University

  • 10:00am – 10:10am Networking Break
  • 10:10am – 10:50am Interactive Roundtable Discussions
  • 10:50am - 11:00am Closing Remarks

Participation Requirements
 

This meeting convenes Chief Financial Officers and direct reports.  Participation is reserved for Members of Argyle Executive Forum that meet the following criteria:

  • VP level or higher finance executives, as well as select direct reports, from companies with at least $1b in annual revenue.
  • Chief Financial Officers (or equivalent), as well as select direct reports, from companies with at least $300mm in annual revenue.

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Venue

The Fitzpatrick Grand Central


141 E. 44th Street
New York, NY 10017
Telephone: (800) 367-7701
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