Executive Short Program

Master the Fundamentals of Finance

Handling the financial dimension

Do EBITDA, WCR, ROCE, FREE CASH FLOW, etc. mean little or nothing to you? Understanding the basics of finance is a necessary skill which many of us need to communicate with financiers, present credible company projects or feel at ease within a multi-functional group. This training program will enable you to develop the corporate finance skills which are vital to career development.

 

 
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If I had learned more about business ahead of time, I would have been shaped into believing that it was only about finances and quality management.” 

– Anita Roddick

Objectives

Objectives

The program will enable you to:

Understand financial documents and objectives and be able to analyze a company's financial structure and profitability

Study self-financing methods and external funding options

Identify financial investment criteria for creating value

Improve your communication skills with financial directors

Academic Director(s)

Hervé MOREL

Affiliate Professor, HEC Paris

Discover the program outline

Discover the program outline

Program Content

Consists of 4 themes

Theme 1

Understand basic accounting and financial documents 

Financial statements, financial results, balance sheets, etc. and the links between the different documents. 

Theme 2

Financial audit: performance assessment and the financial potential of the company 

Operations, financial structure, cash flow, WCR management and performance indicator analysis.

Theme 3

Rationalize investment choices for value creation 

Methods to calculate the financial criteria for value creation and risk. 

Theme 4

Summary: Corporate strategy and finance 

Reinforcing acquired knowledge and connecting strategic options and their financial implications.

Customize your learning journey

  • management
    3 days - essential

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  • marketing
    3 days - expert

  • +
  • management
    4 days - excellence

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  • hec paris executive education certificate

2 years

Obtain an HEC Paris certificate
You can personalize your study path according to your own needs and resources. You will be awarded an HEC Paris Executive Education certificate after a total of 10 days of training. This can be spread out over 3 intensive programs during a 2-year period. You can also join the HEC Executive Community.

Find out more from the brochure

The program is aimed at:
Non-finance managers who wish to develop solid financial reflexes

Training costs

4160 € excl. VAT
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Teaching language: French

Next session

2017 / 2018
  • Session

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For further information, please contact :

Ingrid TOUTAIN

Program Advisor

More than just a pretty place

HEC Paris Le Château is more than a neoclassical landmark. It is the perfect place in which to take a step back and improve yourself with concrete training which you will put into application as soon as you return to your company.

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IN-HOUSE SHORT PROGRAMS: THE FLEXIBLE WAY TO TRAIN YOUR TEAMS

 

We deliver our short programs when and where you choose


With our in-house short program offer you can train your teams whenever and wherever suits you best.


Contact us at interprivilege@hec-crc.fr, and we will arrange for the academic team to come to the location of your choice and deliver the same content that is taught on campus.

 

Tried and tested for you

Discover the experiences of current and former participants.

Samuel Perret

Responsable Qualité - Expansia

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Objectif atteint ! C’est incroyable (et même inattendu) ce que l’on est capable d’assimiler en une semaine. Tout cela s’est fait graduellement avec une méthodologie «sereine» qui donne confiance dans l’apprentissage. Un grand merci."

Nadège Onderka

Directrice Générale – AGL

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Formation à la fois pédagogue et pointue sur les fondamentaux de la finance. Une formation indispensable pour mieux comprendre et mieux communiquer sur ses résultats."

REGISTRATION

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