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Burford Insights: What challenges face CFOs today?

February 24, 2021
Jim Kilman

Burford Insights: What challenges face CFOs today?


With companies under significant economic pressure, CFOs need to find new and innovative ways to add value and work with their legal teams to overcome challenges in pursuing affirmative litigation initiatives. 

Burford's CFO Jim Kilman oversees Burford's financial strategy, capital raising, financial reporting and investor relations. He has over 30 years in the investment banking business, including most recently as Vice Chairman of Investment Banking at Morgan Stanley. In this video, he explains the top challenges facing CFOs today: 

  • How CFOs are prioritizing their work today

  • How the Covid-19 economy is changing the way the legal function operates 

  • How CFOs should think about non-bank, non-recourse financing as part of their overall funding stack and capital structure 

This video was recorded on 19 February 2021.

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