Make smart strategic decisions based on hard finance data

Gone are the times when board members could listen to the CFO, smile, and candidly state that finance was not their piece of cake.

In a fast-changing and increasingly competitive business environment, you are expected to have a solid grasp of finance so you can best challenge the management team on finance reports, and make strategic decisions based on hard finance data.

Finance for Boards is designed to give you the essential finance knowledge you need to make tough decisions for your company in areas such as mergers & acquisitions as well as risk management.

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Master the main financial valuation methods and their meaning

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Be at ease reviewing and challenging financial reports presented to you

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Understand the risk framework put in place by companies


Grasp the value behind mergers and acquisitions

What clients say and why we designed this program

"In my new role, I need to contribute more actively when big transactions are brought up to the board for discussion."

"I want to up my finance skills in valuation, M&As and risk management."

"I am looking for a training where I can learn from real situations and get hands-on experience reviewing financial reports."

"I need to understand the principles of company valuation."

Together, we analyze real life examples of transactions brought to the board for decision-making. You will be asked to challenge financial reports and make informed recommendations.

Professor Salvatore Cantale

Your program director

Next start & fee
Program length: 1 day


CHF 3,300

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