Graff Diamonds, established in 1960 by London-born Laurence Graff, has grown to become synonymous with only the finest and rarest of diamonds and in 2018 has more than 45 of its own stores across Europe, Asia, the United States and South Africa. To manage the financial success of the company, Graff Diamonds has also expanded and localized finance teams. However, increasing operational inefficiencies and a desire to have more accurate decision support has driven Graff to bring-on modern finance solutions from Kyriba.
CFOs are being challenged by their boards to deliver strategic guidance. In fact, 94 percent of senior finance executives believe that boards of directors regard their CFOs as critical strategic business partners, according to a recent CFO Research survey of 157 finance chiefs across the US.