I Have Never Met a Good Accounting Controller That I Liked Personally!! — Law #87
Controllers have to be pragmatic but tough. “No” becomes the most important word in their vocabulary, to be able to control expenditures in their company.
It used to be that when shopping and selecting a new finance head one question was needed, “How much is 1 + 1?” The old answer was, “What do you have in mind?” Today this can lead to scandals. The new answer is, “I understand the new laws and regulations and I can make it three legally.”