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Outsource magazine: thought-leadership and outsourcing strategy | April 19, 2014

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Jamie Lyon

Jamie Lyon

Jamie Lyon is Head of Corporate Sector at ACCA, the global organisation for accountancy professionals. He leads ACCA’s global research and insights programme on finance transformation with a particular focus on finance effectiveness; the evolving role of the finance function; analytics, the emerging role of the CFO; finance delivery models through shared services and outsourcing; finance talent development; and the finance learning agenda.

He has written and published articles and research studies on finance function effectiveness, talent development and people capability in finance, as well as spoken at numerous events and conferences worldwide. His previous background includes work with FTSE 100 organisations in finance roles including M&S.

Posts By Jamie Lyon

Do CFOs “get” technology?

February 21, 2014 | 1

In a world where technology is continually turning business on its head, is the finance function keeping up? Are finance leaders effectively exploiting the power of technology in service delivery operations? Are we seeing significant improvement in finance performance such … Read More

Talent Gap: Is talent management falling short in finance shared services?

December 13, 2012 |

This article originally appeared in Outsource magazine Issue #30 Winter 2012

Is talent management falling short in finance shared services?

Let’s start with a rather challenging and controversial question: is having talent or an aptitude for something in a particular field … Read More

A Long Way Still To Go

July 2, 2012 |

This article originally appeared in Outsource Magazine Issue #28 Summer 2012

Today’s CFO operates in a challenging and complex environment. With continuing uncertainty on the horizon of the global economy, more than ever before the CFO is in the spotlight … Read More

Transforming Finance

April 12, 2012 |

This article originally appeared in Outsource Magazine Issue #27 Spring 2012

A big priority for CFOs in today’s global economy is how they shape the finance function to drive business performance. There are three big priorities: reducing the cost of … Read More