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Along with the roles & responsibility of FM’s the designations have also changed. From Facility manager to Infrastructure Managers to Administration Heads to property managers. It’s time for FM’s to take the next BIG LEAP. We have CFO’s who are responsible for analyzing and reviewing financial data; COO’s who are responsible for the corporation's operations and looks after issues related to marketing, sales, production and personnel.
Facility Management emerged as a recognized discipline in the early 1980’s in recognition of the value (cost and efficiency) offered through the coordinated management of all support activities and the importance that they have in support of the core organizational activities. The scope of Facility Management is wide and varied; such activities will include security, cleaning, maintenance, catering, landscaping, hygiene etc.
Along with the changing times, Facility Managers should now look to take up the role of CAO [Chief Administrative Officers]. In the line with concept Alliance of Infrastructure & Facility Managers of India in association with CAO Club present’s CAO & FM Roundtable, in the manufacturing capital of the India on 16th February 2013, Chennai.