In 2022, CFOs at top U.S. companies headed for the doors. Twitter, Moderna, Bed Bath and Beyond, GameStop, Dollar Tree and many others saw turbulent changes in their top financial positions.

According to a CFO retention and turnover study done by Datarails, this has been a long-standing trend. This study reveals the modern CFO has the least job security among C-Suite colleagues between the years 2016-2021. This is based on complete filings of company records of 2,056 companies in the U.S.

CFOs at the biggest U.S. companies only lasted an average of 3.51 years in post:

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