Finance & Performance

In an age of technology disruption, finance executives need strategies to design, implement, and deliver as-a-service solutions for finance processes, operations, and supporting technology.

The finance functions that underpin an organization’s success can be complex. Today’s finance professionals need the smart tools and guidance to manage these complexities and provide insights to drive profitability and growth—and Deloitte’s Finance & Performance services deliver the industry-leading knowledge and cloud-based solutions to do just that.

Finance leaders looking to transform their business processes, or strategize for event-driven transformations such as mergers & acquisitions, can navigate smoothly through the challenge with the experienced direction of Deloitte’s Finance Strategy professionals. Our teams provide strategic services including technology, data, systems architecture, and talent strategies to ensure successful transformations in areas such as general strategy, capital management, IPO readiness, and events and turnarounds.

Our Business Finance offerings leverage the power of advanced analytics and statistical forecasting to support process transformation, including business finance process, performance management and talent optimization, budgeting and planning, and management information and insights.

Deloitte’s Global Business Services bring an organization’s disparate locations and business units together in the kind of operational harmony that transforms outcomes. With offerings such as service-delivery and operating-model design, and Business Process Outsourcing advice, our specialists help you synchronize governance and business practices across organization locations to enhance collaboration and drive efficiencies.

Deloitte’s Operational Finance services help you transform and optimize day-to-day transactional functions central to the role of finance departments. Our professionals work in areas such as close, consolidate, report to reduce cost, align resources, enhance insights, and improve speed and quality control of the process; managing the end-to-end procure-to-pay processes that an organization performs to source, procure, and pay for materials, goods and services, and manage working capital; and the implementation of automated solutions to smooth an organization’s order to cash functions.

Extensive real estate holdings can turn from valuable assets into liabilities if not managed effectively. Let our property professionals guide your Real Estate & Locations Strategy with technology solutions and leading-edge advice on location selection, portfolio optimization, incentive negotiations, risk management, asset sales, and other key decisions that will keep your real estate aligned with your business imperatives.

Glimmers of hope for recovery

The Deloitte CFO Survey – first half-year 2021

A clear majority of Swiss CFOs rates the prospects for the Swiss economy over the next 12 months as positive. However, the situation remains fragile, and despite renewed optimism, CFOs are not yet confident there will be an economic boom.

Swiss CFOs hope that the sharp decline in growth seen in 2020 can be offset by a marked recovery. But Switzerland’s economic prospects remain influenced by the pandemic and measures to tackle COVID-19.

Finance Innovation Survey 2021

How Swiss Finance Executives are building resilience through innovation in Finance

Over summer and autumn 2020, Finance executives across all industries helped us shed light on the enablers for Finance to build resilience. We aimed to delve into the effectiveness of digital Finance, the new skill sets required to make use of advancing technologies and how organisations have adapted their talent sourcing as well as overall organisational setup.

The power to thrive: insights for leaders in Finance

Innovate to shape the new Finance now

The pandemic has accelerated the urgency to re-shape Finance. Evolutions in workforce and talent are driving the demand for Finance to adapt, and digital technology is now available to enable Finance to innovate and leap. In this article series we share our insights to help our Swiss clients better position their Finance functions for the new reality. The market won’t wait, should you?

Finance 2025: Digital transformation in finance

Read our eight predictions for finance in 2025, based on what finance leaders are doing and the technology available today.

The ‘Crunch time’ series for CFOs

From cloud computing and robotics to analytics, cognitive technologies, and blockchain, a new class of digital disruptors is transforming how the work of finance gets done. Examine specific digital disruptors and their impacts in our "Crunch time" report series.

The Deloitte CFO Survey - 2nd half-year 2019

Swiss companies preparing for stormier times.


Markus Zorn

Markus Zorn


Markus is a Partner at Deloitte Consulting AG in Zürich and leads the Finance & Performance practice. He is a proven professional with leadership skills, diligent work ethic and proficient in Finance ... More