Oliver is an ICAEW member, a qualified ACC Executive Coach and a former Finance Director at Microsoft. He brings a refreshing and inspiring perspective to modern finance.
Throughout his career to date, Oliver has helped teams manager change through integrating the skills and cloud tools of the next generation of finance, and is now a leadership coach (oliverdeaconcoaching.com).
|Title||Effectively leading remote finance teams|
In this session, Oliver will cover why effectively leading remote teams is now an essential skill for all leaders. As teams have transitioned to home working, productivity, transparency and cohesion have been materially impacted, so in this session hear what leaders can do to help their teams succeed remotely.
|Title||The future of finance panel discussion
|Time||14:00 - 14:45|
Oliver will join a panel examining the seismic transformation of finance and how finance leaders can practically leverage the opportunities of this digital revolution through technologies like cloud, process automation and machine learning. The discussion will focus on real-life applications of technology in the finance function.
Businesses have been forced to adapt their ways of working almost overnight in light of the coronavirus lockdowns and those with cloud-based systems had a significant head start, explains this video.Watch
In this article Oliver Deacon argues that to succeed in leading remote teams managers need to dedicate more time on communication, context, clarity and culture.Read
Oliver is facilitating this virtual workshop series and draws upon his first-hand experience of leveraging innovation and tech to lead a highly effective virtual finance team.Book