Finance for Executives


The course focusses on the practices and processes that businesses use to manage their financial resources, including the inflow and outflow of cash, forecasting future cash needs, and optimizing the use of cash to achieve the organization’s financial goals. Effective cash management is important for businesses of all sizes because it helps ensure that they have the financial resources they need to meet their short-term and long-term obligations and to take advantage of opportunities as they arise.

The course covers:

  • Valuation: Time value of money, net present value, and internal rate of return (IRR)
  • Financial decision-making: Measuring risk, return, and the cost of capital
  • Corporate finance: Raising capital effectively
  • Exit strategies: Initial public offerings (IPOs) and mergers and acquisitions (M&As)
  • Explore critical decisions companies make and whether value is gained through decisions.
  • Corporate governance
  • Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors

Course Audience:

The course is for all executives and individual business owners and persons interested in taking up finance as a career.

Learning outcomes:

On successful completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Make informed, strategic decisions to drive your business forward with improved knowledge of executive finance.
  • Have confidence to engage in discussions around a range of financial topics, and communicate your business decisions with both financial and non-financial stakeholders.
  • Understand the key topics that are changing financial practices such as corporate governance, and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing.
  • Have expert insight into exit strategies such as initial public offerings (IPOs) and mergers and acquisitions (M&As), and the ability to ascertain whether value can be gained from them.

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