A strategic finance course focused on value creation

Your program starts with pre-program reading to support your learning experience. Your 5 days on campus are structured around the following themes:


You will find solutions to the following typical challenges:

  • How you can become a better business partner
  • Your CEO is looking to you and your team to create "shareholder value"
  • Choosing the best financial alternative for a large investment project
  • Managing mergers and acquisitions
  • Evaluating the risk of doing business in other countries
  • You work for a family or private firm and want to know how much your company would sell for on the market
  • Your competitors' shares are selling at a premium to your own
  • Identifying and dealing with business risk
  • You need to keep up-to-date with the impact of financial technology

Advance from theory to application

You will apply the ideas and concepts you learn directly to your own agenda. You will learn from real and relevant case studies, open sessions to discuss your issues, group exercises, videos and simulations.You will also benefit from the rich experiences of your classmates - a diverse group representing a broad range of nationalities and industries.

IMD’s Global Alumni Network

Completing this program contributes to obtaining an IMD alumna/alumnus status, and joining an outstanding global community of business leaders who will support you long-term.

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