Rethinking the Function of Business Functions

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Business units come and go, but finance, HR, IT, marketing, legal, and R&D are forever. Nonetheless, many CEOs and top executives struggle with their functional organizations, and some question whether the established functional model is still relevant. In their view, functional priorities are all too often in conflict with — or not fully supportive of — the strategic needs of the business.

John Lasschuit ®™‘s insight:

Their leaders are officers with titles like Chief Risk Officer, Chief Innovation Officer, and Chief Growth Officer.

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