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Date

November 9, 2021

Tuition

USD $2,500

Duration

Eight weeks
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    Language

    This program is offered in English, Spanish, and Portuguese

Course Format

Online learning with live, interactive sessions

Instructor

Borislava Karageorgieva, CFA, MBA, PAHM;
Corporate Financial Strategy, the University of Chicago

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Corporate Financial Strategy

In a business world defined by competition, thriving organizations know that a business strategy in isolation is not enough. Corporate financial strategies that complement business plans are critical to an organization’s success.

Are You an Executive Working in Finance Who Wants to Excel in the Contemporary Business World?

This course is designed for business executives seeking to acquire an understanding of the principles of accounting and corporate finance. It will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to recognize potential threats and opportunities, and to create and implement impactful financial strategies.

Meet Your Instructor

Borislava Karageorgieva, CFA, MBA, PAHM
Corporate Financial Strategy, the University of Chicago

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Borislava Karageorgieva is a corporate finance expert in the area of evaluation of strategic and investment decisions. Karageorgieva has international experience in both the public and private sectors, as well as the financial services, healthcare management, and beverage industries. Her areas of professional focus include regulatory analysis and financial compliance, mergers and acquisitions, angel investing and entrepreneurship, and board governance. Karageorgieva is the co-founder of a startup company in the beverage industry with clients including Kroger in Chicago. Karageorgieva received an MBA from Chicago Booth and is a CFA charter holder.

Career Outlook

Job prospects and the range of career paths in corporate finance continue to grow, particularly in the areas of corporate development, financial analysis and development, investor relations, regulatory affairs, and treasury. Financial roles hold five of the top ten positions in US News and World Report’s Best Business Jobs for 2021 ranking: financial manager (#3), financial advisor (#4), compliance officer (#7), loan officer (#8), and management analyst (#10). Multifaceted tasks, high earning potential, and opportunities to work on high-priority projects in a forever-changed business landscape are just some of the compelling career drivers in corporate finance today.

Potential Job Titles for Corporate Finance

  • Auditor
  • Benefits Manager
  • Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
  • Controller
  • Corporate Accountant
  • Cost Analyst
  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Planning and Analysis Manager
  • Investor Relations Manager
  • Real Estate Manager
  • Risk Manager
  • Treasurer

What Our Participants Say

Corporate F S

César Augusto Torres Gálvez
Accounting and Finance Professional

Peru, June 2021

“Very good experience, especially the way the course is structured with the flexibility for professionals who do not have a set time each day for studying. As for the material, it is well laid out, which helps to delve into the world of corporate finance, and is complemented by weekly webinars. The evaluations are transversal and deal with all the material studied, so that the objectives of each module are met. In general, I recommend taking the course.”
Celso, CORPORATE FINANCIAL STRATEGY

Celso Ch. Hernández
Managing Director

México, June 2021

“A highly recommendable course for those interested in expanding their knowledge in the field of corporate finance. It provides added value through its content and instructors.”