Nitin Agarwal: Addressing the Unconventional Industry Trends with Proficiency | CEOInsights Magazine
  • Nitin Agarwal, CFO, Volvo Cars India

    Nitin Agarwal, CFO, Volvo Cars India

  • Responsible for spearheading the financial movements of an organization, the role of CFOs has evolved significantly over the past few years owing to the intervention of contemporary industry standards and technologies. Addressing the unconventional industry trends by prolifically leveraging his skills as a prominent finance professional to yield impeccable outcomes, NitinAgarwal has induced some inclusive innovations as the CFO of Volvo Cars, India. His charismatic approach of interacting effectively with executives, managers and interdisciplinary teams globally in the orchestration of organizational programs has acted as a prism to highlight his spectrum of professional proficiencies as a Financial Officer of one of the leading corporate conglomerates. Engaging in an idiosyncratic interaction with CEO Insights, NitinAgarwal shares the imperious details of his journey as one of the influencing finance officers of the country.

  • Nitin Agarwal: Addressing the Unconventional Industry Trends with Proficiency

Celebrating Leaders behind a Company’s Financial Decision-Making

By: Deepshikha Singh, Editor

Traditionally conservative, risk-averse, and focused on skillfully managing both corporate assets and returns, CFOs have stayed out of the limelight - until now. There’s no doubt that the historical tasks of the finance function such as

Creating A Future-Ready Workplace Post Covid-19

By: Lakshmi Mittra, VP And Head, Clover Academy

The pandemic has caused CIOs to embed uncertainty and zero trust policies into their strategic IT design. This has led to the creation of a flexible and fluid IT model that could survive and adapt to such disruptions. Fluid IT model comprises of a mo

Top 10 Chief Financial Officers - 2021

In-Flight Safety Protocols Parallel In ‘Financial Management’

By: Nirav Doshi, CFO, The Rose Group

In these unprecedented times, can the financial managers draw lessons from an analogous environment that practices risk management actively and where the risk mitigation initiatives have matured and evolved over time?

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Future Data Scientist

By: Ram Kumar, Chief Data And Analytics Officer, Cigna

In 2012, data science was described as the 'Sexiest job of the 21st century' by Harvard Business Review. The role of data scientist has become an increasingly critical one for businesses, uncovering patterns and insights from business data that help

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Rural Infrastructure Development Holds The Key To India's Growth

By: Dr Harish Sharma, Executive Director (Smart City And Infrastructure Services), Repl

Target for India's future have been spelt out loud and clear. A US $5 trillion economy; Infrastructure Development; Housing & better living standards; Enhancing agriculture production and more other. The list has just begun.

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Navigating The New Normal: How Brands Can Re-Strategise To Create Meaningful Experiences For Consumers

By: Vipinpungalia, Director, Professional Segment, Sennheiser India

This pandemic has twisted our lives in more ways than we could imagine. The world that is grappling in the health crisis has also severely affected

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Project Management - An Art Or A Science?

By: Deepak Sharma, Global It Director, Business Solutions & Support, Agility

Waterfall, Agile, Six Sigma.... And many other project management methodologies exist. PRINCE, PMP & CAPM and a host of other certifications exist. New ones are added every few years. All of these methodologies teach us how to manage

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Electronics Industry To Ride Modularisation And Tap Additional Value Creation

By: Rs Simha, MD & CFO, AT&S India

India is poised for becoming a hub for manufacturing ecosystem of electronics and associated components. There are talks about new production-linked incentive schemes as country struggles to contain its electronics import.

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Key To Improve Business Margin - ‘Productivity & Efficiency’

By: Kumar Gaurav, Vice President, Billionsmiles Hospitality

Today, business is evolving, every minute and every second. Consumer demand and consumer perception plays vital role in demand which changes the style of business.

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  • Top 10 Chief Financial Officers - 2021

    Every organization or any company needs a manager to manage all the things, but to manage everything is not possible by one person. For every company, there is a need for managers for human resources, information, security, finance and etc. Every department is crucial to the company. Mainly the finance department is the pillar to all. To manage the company finance and analyze the company status, it is to be done by a CFO (Chief Finance Officer). CFO is an officer of a company that has primary responsibility for managing the company's finances, including financial planning, management of financial risks, record-keeping, and financial reporting. In some sectors, the CFO is also responsible for analysis of data. The CFO's duties include tracking cash flow and financial planning as well as analyzing the company's financial strengths and weaknesses and proposing corrective actions. The chief financial officer of a company is the top-level financial controller, handling everything relating to cash flow and financial planning. In the financial industry, a CFO is a highest-ranking position, and in other industries, it is usually the third-highest position in a company. The CFO assists the CEO (chief operating officer) with forecasting, cost-benefit analysis, and obtaining funding for various initiatives. Often, a CFO can become a CEO, or president of a company. With the important part played by the CFO, it is ardently needed to highlight the names of few topnotch ones. CEO Insights magazine team did research on this one with the help of veterans in the industry, VCs, and CEOs and prepared a list of “Top 10 Chief Financial Officers - 2021”. The listing helps in recognizing the stories which are encouraging and motivating for upcoming financial leaders.

Company Logo Company Name Company Management Company Description
Aditya Birla GroupAditya Birla Group Atul Daga,Executive Director & Chief Financial Officer A business all rounder with great understanding of business progress and organization development showcased by his innate skills
Unitus VenturesUnitus Ventures Dave Richards,Co-Founder & Managing Director Experienced entrepreneur with investing experience in early stage startup and venture capital/private equity funds
Ananda PublishersAnanda Publishers Dipankar Bose,Chief Financial Officer A quick learner and creative finance personnel helping the growth of the organization with increasing business execution for better finances
Panasonic Appliances IndiaPanasonic Appliances India Jayaprakash Kalappan,Chief Financial Officer & Company Secretary Jayaprakash is a qualified Chartered Accountant, Cost Accountant and Company Secretary with more than twenty years of industry experience
Nsure Reliable Power SolutionsNsure Reliable Power Solutions Mukesh Ranjan,Chief Financial Officer With his 13+ years experience in the fields of Corporate Finance, Treasury, Contracts & Procurement,Investor Management, Mergers & Acquisitions,Risk Management,Debt Structuring and Distribution, Corporate Banking, Financial Modelling, Client Relationship Management, Business Development and Team Management, he is developing businesses
Volvo Cars IndiaVolvo Cars India Nitin Agarwal,Chief Financial Officer A chartered accountant with an experience of more than 2 decades, Nitin Agarwal is currently functioning as the CFO of Volvo Cars Corporation, India
FlyBig AirlinesFlyBig Airlines Rajarshi Sen,Chief Financial Officer Holding 25+ years experience in the accounting and financial management work role, he is impeccably equipped with development of Accounting and Financial Management, Statutory Compliance Management, and Audits
Sikkim Iffco OrganicsSikkim Iffco Organics Rakesh Kapur,Chief Finance Officer Known for his team management and finance decisions, he has contributed to the development of the business with business shifting ideas
Sun GroupSun Group SL Narayanan,Chief Financial Officer His vast three decades experience contributes to the sectors of FMCG, telecoms, IT & BPO services, healthcare, aviation, sports, media and entertainment
UNO Minda IndustriesUNO Minda Industries Sunil Bohra,Executive Director & Group Chief Financial Officer A member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and an alumni of the Harvard Business School, he has unparallel experience in creating strategies and businesses

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