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Fireside Chat with Seasoned CFOs and Board Members – Learn from 100+ Years of Combined Experience

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Fireside Chat with Seasoned CFOs & Board Members

Learn from 100+ Years of Combined Experience

Thursday, November 1, 2018 – 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

We are excited to be invited by the San Francisco Chapter to be their guests.

Please join us for a rare opportunity to hear from seasoned CFOs on their perspectives on what it takes to be a successful finance leader in the increasingly competitive, volatile, and pressure-filled business environment. Our panelists have over 120 years of combined experience serving as CFOs and Board Members – covering a variety of industries, including technology, financial services, education, and nonprofit organizations. Our distinguished panel includes:

Bob Walker, former CFO of Agilent Technologies and former CIO of Hewlett Packard. Bob has served on the Boards of Liberate Technologies, InterTrust Technologies, Electro Scientific Industries, and Brocade Communications, and has served as Chairman of both Financial Executives International and the Financial Executives Research Foundation.

Charmaine Detweiler, former CFO of a variety of financial services companies, including New Resource Bank, OneCalifornia Bank, and 17 years with Citigroup (including serving as CFO for Citibank FSB). Charmaine currently serves on the Board of the United Way Bay Area, and chairs the Women’s Leadership Council of the Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center.

Espi Sanjana, former COO of the San Francisco Art Institute and CFO of the Ex’pression College of Digital Arts. He is a seasoned high-growth, turnaround expert, having moved several companies from multi-million-dollar deficit to multi-million-dollar positive positions.

Sas Mukherjee, CFO and Chief Strategy Officer, York Risk Services Group (Moderating)

The panelists will cover a variety of topics, including growth, team and people management, leadership, and risk, as well as sharing hard lessons learned from missteps.

The panel will joined by John Hugo, Vice President, Financial Products and Go To Market, at Workday.

Date: Thursday, November 1, 2018

Location: Bottle Taps, 3020 Bernal Ave., Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA

Time: 5:00 PM Networking, Cocktails and Heavy hors d’oeuvres | 6:15 Speakers and Panel Discussion

Registration Fee: Complimentary to Members, Sponsors and Senior Financial Executive Guests

Have Questions or Need Registration Support?
Contact Denise Parker, Chapter Administrator, at 813.494.9551 or [email protected]

Meal Type

Heavy Appetizers


CPE Credits

One and a half (1.5) CPE credits available. Field of Study: Business Management and Organization

FEI is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Questions regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website,


Registration is closed, please contact Micky at [email protected] for questions.