The Many Different Paths to Becoming a CFO

Wharton CFO Network (WhCFO)

Do you aspire to reach the C-suite job in finance?  Do you have questions about what it takes to be one?  Come hear from professionals as they share their experiences as you pursue those steps! 

Spencer Stuart is one of the leading executive search and leadership consulting firms in the world of finance. Come hear from Phil on the recent trends in the CFO hiring, what fortune 500 companies are looking at and understand how to hire and lead millennials in finance! 
Phil Murphy is a member of Spencer Stuart’s Financial Officer and Consumer Practices, based in the Philadelphia office. He also co-leads Spencer Stuart’s Sports Business Practice in North America.  Before entering the executive search industry, Phil served for several years in the corporate finance practices of Arthur Andersen and Deloitte.  Phil graduated summa cum laude from the University of Notre Dame and was a Palmer Scholar MBA from Wharton Business School.
Andy Goldstein has over 25 years of strategic finance and private equity portfolio company CFO experience across the data, digital media and sports & entertainment industries.  Currently, he is the CFO of Infogroup, a big data, analytics and marketing services provider.  Prior to that he has been CFO of Purch, NJ Devils, the Prudential Center Arena and Philadelphia 76ers.  Andy holds a BS in Business Administration from the University at Buffalo.
Jarrod Yahes has 22 years of experience across accounting, investment banking and various disciplines in finance. He is currently the CFO of Zeta Global, a marketing technology company that assists CMO’s acquire new customers. Prior to this, he was CFO of Jackson Hewitt and held various senior finance positions at ExlService Holdings. Jarrod holds a BS in Applied Economics and MBA from Haas School of Business.
Leo Navarro has held finance leadership roles in high-growth and mature global organizations across a variety of industries, market positions, distribution models and lifecycles. He is currently the CFO of Tacombi, a NYC based Mexican hospitality group with restaurants and food line. Prior to that, he has worked at Nike, Estée Lauder and Grupo Bimbo. Leo holds an MBA in Finance and MA in International Studies from the Wharton School and the Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Midtown location (Note: Address will be sent via email to all registered guests 24-48 hours prior to the event to the "Primary Email" address listed in your profile. Please review your profile to confirm that the email address listed is correct.)

WCNY Supporting Members - $20 (WCNY supporting membership costs $95/yr at Join/Renew Membership)
Other Wharton Alumni & Alumni Guests - $40
Gold & Benefactor Members - $0

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Due to building security requirements, you must pre-register for this event.  Walk-ins cannot be accepted.
Registration is subject to availability and will close on Tuesday, April 9th att 10:00am - No Exceptions! 
Cancellations must be made at least 48-hours (business day) prior to the event date by sending an email to Gabriela Sanchez. Refunds or credits for future events are not available for any no-shows or late cancellations.