Roland Berger Strategy Consultants and the International Controller Association surveyed over 100 CFOs and commercial directors of manufacturing companies. The CFO Agenda 2011 confirms that business is confident: the focus is on growth projects, while at the same time increasing efficiency.
In 2010, the German economy turned the corner following the worst economic crash since the war. Many businesses have moved on successfully from restructuring to growth mode. The economic upturn appears to be stable, and is set to continue in 2011 – although there may still be some setbacks along the way.