2022 BDO Technology CFO Outlook Survey

Despite historic success, the past two years have brought monumental changes to tech firms around the globe—from unprecedented supply chain disruptions and workforce shifts to global tax reform and increasing digitization.

As we emerge from the global pandemic, the tech industry is looking to a future in which success will be defined by trust earned, innovation accelerated, talent secured and alliances formed.

The 2022 BDO Technology CFO Outlook Survey polls 100 technology industry CFOs to understand how they plan to address the challenges they face amid evolving tax, trust and deal making landscapes.

Dig into the survey findings to discover how Technology CFOs are approaching the industry’s most important issues

"Every stakeholder, from customers to investors to legislators, is holding the tech industry to a higher standard than ever before. To be successful, leaders must consider the impact of their products as well as their operations—focusing not only on innovation, but how it can markedly improve the world around them."

Partner and Global & National Leader of BDO’s Technology Industry Practice


BDO’s 2022 Technology CFO Outlook Survey polled 100 technology industry CFOs with revenues ranging from $100 million to $3 billion in October 2021. The survey was conducted by Rabin Research Company, an independent marketing research firm, using Op4G’s panel of executives.

Company Type

50% Private

50% Public

Area of Operations

56% U.S. only

44% U.S. & other regions

Annual Revenue

14% Less than $250M

29% $251M-$500M

36% $501M-$999M

16% $1B+