Gartner Research

Benchmarking the Location of Front-Office Activities

Published: 26 February 2019

ID: G00416944

Analyst(s): Finance Research Team

Summary

This research will help FP&A leaders benchmark placement of front-office staff across corporate center, shared service centers/centers of excellence and business units against their peers’. Our findings, based on a survey of over 100 companies, are most relevant for midsize companies.

Table Of Contents

Table of Contents

Definitions

Introduction

Front Office Mostly Centralized at the Corporate Center

Growth and Complexity Increasing Decentralization

Impact of Increase in Revenue

Impact of Increase in Legal Entities

Impact of Increase in Geographic Locations

Conclusion

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