Joan Warner

Joan Warner

About Joan Warner

Joan Warner is managing editor and senior analyst for Financial Services at Oxford Economics. Joanie joined Oxford in February 2016 from The Financial Times, where she managed subsidiary publications covering the wealth management industry and corporate governance. Prior to that, she covered international finance and European business for BusinessWeek magazine, where she worked for nearly 20 years. Joanie was also a contributing editor at Institutional Investor and has written and edited reports for Morgan Stanley, McKinsey, PwC, and former hedge fund FrontPoint Partners. She holds an MA in Comparative Literature and a BA in Classics, both from Harvard University.

Study Shows Finance Leaders Out Front On The Technology Curve

15-Aug-2017 | Joan Warner

CFOs who make a measurable difference to their organization’s performance recognize that technology can help them manage their increasingly demanding role. These executives leverage cloud-based appl

GRC: The Cornerstone Of High-Performing Finance

10-Aug-2017 | Joan Warner

CFOs today must think strategically. They must innovate. And they must work side-by-side with their fellow executives to keep their organization thriving in the face of new digital competition. Yet

Collaboration: The Effective Finance Function’s Magic Ingredient

26-Jun-2017 | Joan Warner

Part 4 in a series. Read Part 1,  Part 2, and Part 3. When we set out to study what the most successful finance executives do differently, we determined that regular collaboration with other par

Efficiency: The Express Lane To Performance

19-Jun-2017 | Joan Warner

Part 3 in a series. Read Part 1,  Part 2 and Part 4. Recapturing the value lost when employees do redundant work or when rote manual chores consume unnecessary time is one of the fastest routes t

How Finance Leaders Boost Business Performance

12-Jun-2017 | Joan Warner

Part 2 in a series. Read Part 1, Part 3. and Part 4. The CFO might not be the first executive who comes to mind when thinking about a company that’s making a big splash in the marketplace. But

New Research Proves Finance Leadership Pays Off

22-May-2017 | Joan Warner

Part 1 in a series. Read Part 2, Part 3, and Part 4. A new survey of 1,500 finance executives across four global regions and a broad range of industries, conducted by Oxford Economics and SAP, c