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Certificate in Financial Modelling using Excel
Construct Reliable Financial Models To Improve Controls And Grow Your Business Essential In Today’s Business Environment
19 – 23 November 2017
Venue TBC, Dubai, UAE
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Overview

The objectives of this course are to improve participants’ financial planning skills and Excel modelling skills so that they become more effective managers. This will be achieved by developing their understanding of common financial statements and their relevant terminology allied to developing some useful working Excel models throughout the course. They will also gain a thorough understanding of cost behaviour and how this is incorporated into break-even planning and the financial control of both operational and capital budgets

Content
  • Essential Excel For Finance
  • Must-Know Tools And Techniques
  • New Features In Excel 2013 And 2016
  • Formulas You Simply Can't Live Without
  • Bullet-Proofing Your Model
  • Charting
  • Essential Advanced Tools
  • Other Useful Tools
  • Introduction To Financial Modelling
  • Financial Modelling Theory And Best Practice
  • Financial Modelling For Budgeting And Forecasting
  • Practical Financial Modelling
Who Should Attend

This hands-on course is designed for middle and senior business and finance professionals as well as general managers who need to use financial models to measure business performance, including:

  • Finance Managers and Controllers
  • Stragtegy Directors and Managers
  • Budget, Corporate, Business and Financial Analysts
  • Project Managers and Risk Analysts
  • Investment and Management Accountants
  • Heads of Business Units and Business Planners
  • Financial Advisors and Corporate Analysts
Benefits Of Attending
  • Understand the essence of financial models and analyse their applications
  • Discover how to construct reliable and realistic financial models that work and are easy to review
  • Learn to measure, interpret and predict company performance using Excel modelling
  • Improve your decision making processes and save time on financial analysis
  • Proficiently use Excel as an analytical tool to enhance your financial abilities
In Association With

    The George Washington University (GWU)

    The George Washington University School of Business is dedicated to excellence in its teaching and research about management within the United States and internationally. The school has a 75-year history of preparing men and women for leadership in both the private and public sectors. Known internationally for its dedication to academic excellence, the school draws students from all parts of the US and around the world. For further information on George Washington University School of Business, please visit their website www.sbpm.gwu.edu

    As Informa Middle East's academic partner, GW reviews a selected range Informa business and finance certificate courses and programmes. Delegates successfully completing these courses receive an Informa/GW Certificate of Completion. GW is also our academic partner for TwentyEighty formerly ESI) courses.


Course Director

    Danielle Stein Fairhurst
    Principal Consultant
    Plum Solutions Pty Ltd., Australia

    Danielle Stein Fairhurst, Principal of Sydney-based consultancy Plum Solutions, is an MBA qualified financial modeller with many years' experience as a financial analyst. She is the author of "Using Excel for Business Analysis: a Guide to Financial Modelling Fundamentals", Revised Edition John Wiley & Sons, April 2015 and " Financial Modelling in Excel for Dummies", April 2017. With her professional background and analytical approach, she helps her clients create meaningful financial models in the forms of business cases, pricing models and management reports. She has hands-on experience in a number of industry sectors, including telecoms, information systems, manufacturing and financial services.



Venue and Accommodation

    Dubai, UAE

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Dubai is a luxurious city destination offering a contrast of east meets west, where the traditional and modern blend in harmony. Dubai is one of seven emirates that belong to the United Arab Emirates located in the Middle East.

    Some fast facts about Dubai, UAE

    • About 80 airlines land daily at the Dubai International Airport.
    • English is spoken quite fluently even though Arabic is the official language
    • Dubai has the largest free trade zone in the Middle East
    • The currency used is UAE Dirham which is pegged to the US Dollar
    • The time zone is GMT +4
    • Friday most businesses stay closed as it is the day of Friday prayers (Jumu'ah)
    • In 2016 Ramadan will take place in June

Course Fees
Date Course Fee Before
10 September 2017
Course Fee Before
15 October 2017
Final Fee
19 – 23 November 2017
(BC6890)
US$ 4,495 US$ 4,995 US$ 5,495

Course fees include documentation, luncheon and refreshments. Delegates who attend all sessions and successfully complete the course assessment will receive an Informa/GW Certificate of Completion.

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Book and pay full fee for two colleagues and the third attends for FREE

  • Not applicable in conjunction with corporate discounts
  • Payment to be settled before start of the course to avail the offer
  • This offer is not applicable on Early Bird Prices

For more information, email Andy Watts on a.watts@informa.com

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