In today’s dynamic business environment, being able to model and forecast the volatile economic data accurately is a critical skill set for business professionals. It is not sufficient to have average knowledge from what you learn in finance and accounting degrees in order to remain ahead of your competition. To excel in their role as a corporate finance professional, one must have the ability to incorporate all of the “unknown” scenarios and stress any financial model to its limits.
Financial modelling involves creating and developing a dynamic spreadsheet that distinguish a financial structure. A financial model that is well structured can facilitate and enhance the reliability, quality of the decision-making process. Modelling techniques are crucial and widely utilized in many different areas such as capital planning, budgeting, financial analysis, and forecasting.
Too often, finance courses stop making a connection between textbook finance and the problems of real-world business.
Salvo Global’s program is designed for senior-level Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) professionals who want to build more powerful and accurate financial models. Through this program, you will build robust financial models, learn tips and tools, analyse the results, and learn how to communicate key data to decision makers in your organization. You will also discover how to create forecasting models that steer you to fast-track and improve business decisions making process. Led by Daniel Feiman, a highly-acclaimed leader in these areas, Daniel will show you advanced Excel modelling techniques such as simulation add-ins and offer you a range of practical techniques from analysing financial data, predicting revenues and costs, assessing risks to justifying critical business decisions. He will also show you how to create your own model from real-world examples.
This masterclass is designed for financial professionals, CEOs, CFOs, VPs, MDs, GMs, Chief Accountants, Cost Controllers, Directors, Managers and Analysts, involved in:
From the following industries:
By the end of this intensive masterclass, participants will be able to:
Delegates will widen their financial analysis, modeling, and forecasting horizons considerably during this masterclass as they:
- Review and analyze corporate financial data from such sources as an Annual Report
- Prepare, analyze and evaluate the main values and ratios derived from Annual Report and financial databases
- Use Excel spreadsheet software to create and evaluate corporate financial models
- Share with fellow delegates any work based analysis, modeling, and forecasting problems and discuss them with a view to resolving them
In its current form, this masterclass is proven to be exceptionally valuable to the employer in that, more than ever, delegates are returning to work after the masterclass has finished being able to:
- Apply and evaluate the methods and models presented throughout the masterclass
- Speak with greater authority on the topics discussed throughout the masterclass
- Apply and evaluate the spreadsheet methodologies presented during the masterclass
- Apply the improvements made during the one to one consultancy, mini-case studies, and sessions
The trainer is a world-renowned strategy and financial consultant with over 30 years of experience. He helps organizations to create extraordinary results by turning roadblocks into roadmaps where the organization starts by creating a success roadmap where they establish their vision, mission, values, goals and etc. With their path to measurable success clearly deﬁned, they can move ahead with more precision and toward more proﬁts. Over the past 37 years, he has worked with dozens of organizations on strategic planning and implementation in various industries including banking and ﬁnance, insurance, FMCG, pharmaceutical, oil and gas, and telecommunications. He has worked with clients in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, India, China, Hong Kong, and others. He has published whitepapers, articles, and books on these subjects. His third book in the Build It Backwards series (THE Book on Business from A to Z: The 260 Answers You Need to Know), was published in November 2011 and was nominated for a Thought Leader of the year award by the Alliance of Merger and Acquisition Advisors (AM&AA) and selected as a ﬁnalist for a Global eBook of the Year Award.
He is adjunct faculty at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Extension Department since 1990 and a visiting professor at the University of Huddersﬁeld’s (UK) Business School.
The trainer has over 18 years’ experience in all facets of both the traditional and nontraditional banking industry. He has been interviewed on various television and radio shows. He is also a reviewer for the New York Journal of Books He is an MBA holder and has been awarded the Certiﬁed Management Consultant (CMC©) designation by the Institute of Management Consultants which is awarded to less than 1% of management consultants.
Some of the organizations that have benefited from the trainer’s expertise include: