The first part of this program introduces active measures to safeguard the future through strategic management. This course provides up-to-date knowledge with many practical examples, focusing on the perceptions of top managers with extensive result responsibility: What steps are necessary today, in order to safeguard a future with above-average returns? When is it appropriate to integrate employees in the decision making process and when are top-line guard rails necessary?
Part two covers the main questions of finance management from the perspective of a top executive. Course topics are financial concepts, how to reach ambitious financial goals, and controlling from a strategic point of view. Furthermore, we explore how to increase corporate value, how to handle acquisitions and divestitures of companies and divisions, financial reengineering, venture capital for start-ups, preparation for going public, investor’s relations and systems for financial management.