CEB Finance Leadership Council

CEB Finance Leadership Council helps members create a high-performing finance team and manage enterprise costs by providing key data, diagnostics, tools, answers, and training related to finance strategy, finance talent, and enterprise cost management

Our Research Focus

Equipping our members with strategic guidance and tactical tools on the topics most important for their function is at the heart of what we do. We don't just point to where you need to go: we provide you with a roadmap and a suite of implementation tools to get you and your team there. Key topics include:

The Finance Function of the Future

Best-practice case studies for finance, FP&A, shared services, accounting, tax, and investor relations leadership.

Jump-Start Growth and Maintain Costs

In a slow economy CFOs must create financial plans that reinvigorate top-line growth and drive cost discipline. We have the best practices and decision support for: funding digital innovations; improving capital allocation; and aligning corporate finance functions like tax strategy and investor management.

Take Your Finance Function to the Next Level

Use CEB Finance IgnitionTM resources to learn where you should be focusing to accelerate your function's improvement.

Speak with our team to learn more.

Membership Features

Research and Insight: Unique research and tools to help business leaders evaluate new issues and challenges

Proven Best Practices: Tested approaches to solving business challenges from our network of leading companies

Advisory Support: Personalized expert guidance and project support for pending decisions, new tactics, internal presentations, and other needs

Decision and Diagnostic Tools: Customized, actionable views of the most important performance metrics in your function

Peer Benchmarks: Relevant, quantitative data and analysis to help allocate resources and target areas with the highest impact

Executive Networking: On-request advice, feedback, and perspective from peer interaction with hundreds of leading executives

Live and Online Learning Events: A wide variety of events exclusively for senior executives, as well as staff training and skill development opportunities

What Our Members Are Saying

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From Our Blogs

Financial Planning & Analysis: Zero-Based Budgeting is a Mindset, Not a Method
ZBB shouldn't be thought of as drastic surgery to cut costs or improve performance. Instead, it's a way to help managers think differently about the money they're spending and whether it will help them achieve corporate objectives. 24 May 2016
The Questions All Companies Should Be Asking About Brexit
No one can confidently predict whether the UK will be leaving the EU after the June 23 referendum or not. Managers should make sure their company and their employees are prepared for either outcome. 29 Apr 2016
Four Reflections on Shared Services & Outsourcing Week
The 'industry' has a lot of room to grow and can't rely solely on technology to do so, although many teams are behind the curve on robotic process automation. 08 Apr 2016

Some of Our Members