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Unity among Big Business Allows for Greater Continuity

Frost & Sullivan Partner Dorman Followwill to chair CFO Event in Frankfurt

LONDON, Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Over 100 of Europe's leading CFOs are confirmed to attend the CFO Event which will take place on the 6th-7th February 2013 in Frankfurt. This year congress will be chaired by Dorman Followwill, EIA Director and Partner at Frost & Sullivan.

Owing to continued volatility in the markets CFOs are looking to share best practices to deliver growth and drive innovation across the region. Mr. Followwill will be focusing on future geo political and economic Mega Trends leading the discussion with Giovanni Loria, CFO EMEA Alcatel Lucent, and Phillippe D'arvisenet, Global Chief economist BNP Paribas. Other key issues on the agenda are finance transformation and shared services.

"Unity among big business allows for greater continuity, and dialogue between CFOs is key to delivering us out of this financial crisis.  It is a pleasure to be working on this with world leading market analysts and consultants at Frost & Sullivan," said Damien Fox-Read, organiser at the CFO Committee.

In its third year the CFO Event, which is organized by Global Business Events, is supported by a community of over 650 CFOs across Europe. Last year's discussion was chaired by Philippe Moutot, Directorate General Economics – ECB. Due to high demand, this year the CFO Event will take place twice: in Frankfurt - Westin Grand on 6th-7th February, and in Whittlebury, Northamptonshire - Whittlebury Hall on 12-13 June.

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