Pier 1 Imports Hires Turnaround Expert as CFO
Deborah Rieger-Paganis says she is "committed to instilling financial discipline across the organization as we work to drive a successful turnaround."
A Recession Lesson for Working Capital Management
An analysis of automakers' changes to managing working capital after the Great Recession offers lessons for other industries ahead of the next downturn.
McKinsey Accused of Running ‘Criminal Enterprise’
The founder of rival AlixPartners says the consulting firm hid conflicts of interest to win lucrative court appointments to represent bankrupt companies.
Bankrupt Westinghouse Makes Acting CFO Permanent
The company sought higher pay from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the acting finance chief and his boss.
Corruption Is Costly — and Pervasive
An anticorruption survey from AlixPartners shows redoubled efforts at checking the rising tide of fraud and graft.
Holiday Retail Shopping to Increase 4%
A majority of consumers surveyed say they are likely to spend more and sooner on holiday shopping than in 2015.
CFOs on the Move: Week Ended March 28
Merck, AlixPartners, Laboratory Corp. of America, Catamaran, Bell and Howell, Cyan, RealPage, WPX Energy
Legal Costs Up at 50 Percent of Companies
Ten percent of general counsel report that their corporations were involved in “bet-the-company” lawsuits last year.
Many Unhappy Returns
CFOs are often disappointed by the results they get from their IT spending. But is the technology at fault &spamp;#8212; or their decision making?