Julia Homer

Executive Vice President & Chief Content Officer
CFO Publishing
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CFO magazine announced the addition of Steve Payne to its editorial advisory board. As a member of the board, Payne will help shape CFO‘s editorial agenda.

Payne is the Americas Practice Leader for Working Capital Advisory Services at Ernst & Young LLP and a member of E&Y’s TAS Operating Committee. He has over 20 years of experience in developing working capital improvement strategies, operations management, and consulting. Prior to joining E&Y, Payne was the president and past CEO of REL, specializing in helping companies improve cash flow from working capital via operational improvement, covering all aspects of operating working capital, inventory, payables and receivables.

“We are delighted to welcome Mr. Payne to our editorial board,” said Julia Homer, executive vice president and chief content officer of CFO Publishing. “His in-depth knowledge of working capital management will assist us in providing our audience with the best reporting, writing and fresh perspectives on this critical issue.”

“I have a long association with the CFO organization and have always admired its services and people. It is a great honor to be invited to join the Editorial Advisory Board and I look forward to the work we will collaborate on,” Payne said.

In addition to his career at E&Y and REL, Payne held positions at HarperCollins as SVP, operations and supply chain; Oros Instruments as operations director, and ML Aviation as an industrial engineer. He graduated from Thames Valley University in London.

CFOýs editorial advisory board comprises notable financial leaders whose experiences reflect the wide range of responsibilities and expertise required of todayýs CFOs. Members are chosen for their knowledge, insight, and stature in the corporate finance world.

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