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Executive Education

Master the Fundamentals of Finance

Master the Fundamentals of Finance

Executive Short Program

Language : French

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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.

 

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

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
HERVÉ MOREL
Affiliate Professor, HEC Paris
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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

 

certification

 

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

Executive Short Program Master the Fundamentals of Finance

Duration: 5 days
Language: French
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Cost: 5575 €*

Funding options

Find out more about possible funding options for the program you have chosen.

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*Net price, HEC Paris is not subject to Value Added Tax. Prices, dates, faculty and program content are subject to change.

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Professor insights

In this video, discover HERVÉ MOREL's insights

" Tout membre de comité de direction doit pouvoir maîtriser les éléments du raisonnement financier, sans cela il est hors jeu." — Hervé Morel

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In-house short programs: The flexible way to train your teams

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

We deliver our short programs when and where you choose

Contact us at inter-privileges@hec.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.

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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."

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