Victor BarnesCFO, Coca-Cola Ltd.
AS CFO, Coca-Cola Ltd., Victor Barnes is responsible for leading a team of finance professionals in the delivery of financial strategy and decision analysis support to create, protect and grow value for the community of stakeholders who touch or benefit from the brands of The Coca-Cola Company in Canada.
In the face of rapidly evolving technology, today’s world is filled with disruption and uncertainty across all industries and sectors like never before. Forward-thinking companies like Coca-Cola, the no. 1 beverage company in the world, are leveraging this moment of intense disruption to drive true customer-centric transformation while tapping into big data to drive strategic business decisions. Leveraging disruptive technologies that underscore Coca-Cola’s mission to create, protect and grow value for stakeholders and consumers, is no simple task and agility across the enterprise is key.
Victor Barnes, CFO, Coca-Col Ltd., will join us for an Opening Keynote session that dives into the ins and outs of digital transformation and disruption within the finance ranks at the Fortune #64 (2017) organization that serves up more than 10,000 drinks per second across 200 countries worldwide. Barnes will address the vast number of disruptive technologies – from digital to cloud to Internet of Things – that have impacted his role in reshaping traditional finance methods within the organization, with agility as the driving force.
Join us as we explore:
· Shifting priorities that are driving the evolution of Coca-Cola’s financial model
· Driving agility to underscore the corporation’s customer-centric mission
· Strategies for agility through enterprise-wide digital transformational
· Initiatives that are driving growth through disruption