The Successful CFO


by Tony Tripodo
Release Date: 5/4/2017
ISBN: 9781942549291

In an increasingly complex and competitive business environment, the role of the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) has taken on an ever increasing level of importance in their organizations. Named CFO of the Year by the Houston Business Journal in 2014, Tony Tripodo shares his insights as to what it takes to become a successful CFO. With over 40 years’ experience, mostly as a CFO in various organizations, but also as a board member and entrepreneur, Tony draws on the many lessons he has learned over the years with the knowledge of what works and what doesn’t work for a CFO to achieve success as a dynamic and positive influence for their





Tony’s long and distinguished career as a C suite executive affords him an unparalleled viewpoint on the characteristics of what it takes to become a successful CFO. Being named a CFO is not the culmination of a career in finance, but in many ways is the beginning of a journey to becoming a trusted partner to the CEO, executive management team and of course, the board of directors. Tony’s leadership, strategic thinking and professional mentoring skills will be of great benefit to all that read his book. Embrace his wisdom, read with an open mind, accept responsibility for you and your team’s actions and you too will be on your way to becoming a highly trusted business advisor.
— Lloyd Hajdik, EVP and CFO, Oil States International