"The Certified Financial Modeler program transfers the quantitative and qualitative aspects of simple and complex financial problems to reliable Excel & VBA based modules applicable to all professionals in real business life. The Certified Financial Modeler shall help you wither as a student, junior, or senior to understand and implement what is needed in the financial modeling and valuation fields."
Basel Omar Abu-Ali, MBA, CFC, CMA, Certified Financial Modeler, CVA, Financial Controller at Emirates International Investment Company (EIIC), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
"The Certified Financial Modeler program gives you a better and more focused understanding of even complex financial issues. With its Excel and Visual Basic-based philosophy the Certified Financial Modeler helps you to solve nearly every kind of question in the financial industry."
Certified Financial Modeler
Consultant, Portfolio Control
"Certified Financial Modeler – The admission ticket to investment banking.
I really must say: “The Certified Financial Modeler professionals are well prepared for their analyst and associate years in investment banking”.
Oliver Karpf, Kleinwort Benson, London
"There is no comparable further training program that transfers know how in corporate finance, portfolio management and derivatives in such a deep, precise and practically oriented way. Thus, the Certified Financial Modeler represents a key qualification in the modern financial world."
Julian Kohl, Certified Financial Modeler, Kreissparkasse Tübingen
"The Certified Financial Modeler links theoretical knowledge with practical relevance. Based on illustrative practical examples the Certified Financial Modeler provides an excellent opportunity to brush up existing knowledge and to add new content. The course book "Financial Modeling" leads through the core topics Excel, VBA, Corporate Finance, Portfolio Management and Derivatives. The Certified Financial Modeler toolbox can support the user in the day-to-day business."
Philipp Noack, Certified Financial Modeler, IMAP M&A Consultants
The "Certified Financial Modeler" program provides an excellent opportunity to expand theoretical knowledge in the fields of corporate finance, portfolio management and derivatives. The basic textbook "Financial Modeling" is complemented by the practical Excel and VBA modeling examples of the toolbox. Due to the practice-oriented approach, the acquired know-how can be used without any problems in day-to-day business.
Catharina Peters, Certified Financial Modeler, IMAP M&A Consultants
The Certified Financial Modeler is the ideal basis for the advanced digitization of banks. Due to its extensive applications in Excel, all economic questions can be modeled computer-based. Based on the in-depth knowledge, digital solutions can be created and a decisive contribution can be made for the bank.
Markus Riedl, Certified Financial Modeler, HypoVereinsbank
"I like that the Certified Financial Modeler study program is closely related to practice. In daily business, the investment professional can easily apply the learned skills to become more efficient at investment analysis and portfolio management."
Sven Tyrchan, Certified Financial Modeler , Reichmuth & Co Investmentfonds AG
"The Certified Financial Modeler is a training program excellently suitable for analysts at banks or investment banks.”
Dr Hendrik Wolff, Wolff & Häcker Finanzconsulting AG
“The Certified Financial Modeler is recommended as an advanced training course for experienced bankers and financial analysts. The advantage of the program is that the acquired financial knowledge can be immediately applied in investment banking practice.”
Kristian Buric, CFA, Certified Financial Modeler, EUROGROUP CONSULTING
“For the first time, central aspects of banking are not only discussed in a general sense, but are clearly presented step by step and on a case to case basis. The exercises based on Excel precisely reflect a bank’s daily work.”
Dr Marc Coenenberg, Managing Director Corporate Finance Advisory, UniCredit Corporate & Investment Banking
„The Certified Financial Modeler conveys advanced Excel and VBA approaches to solving financial problems. The division into 5 modules allows participants to become familiar with the software basics before tackling the task of creating models in various financial fields of application. The course character, the structured composition as well as the practically-oriented examples and workshops of the Certified Financial Modeler enable participants to learn the material quickly and interactively.”
Christian Glöckler, Certified Financial Modeler
"Financial modeling is an imperative tool for the practitioner, in order to bring complex problems (such as planning, building of business cases, valuation subjects) into a transparent and structured form. Especially against the backdrop of the banking world’s permanent increasing of complexity, financial modeling skills help the user to perform the necessary abstraction.
Philipp Güth, Certified Financial Modeler, Finance Manager GTB TFCMC Europe, Deutsche Bank AG
"Through solving practically oriented case studies in preparation for the Certified Financial Modeler, candidates develop a fundamental routine to solve various financial problems. The gained competence in modeling is especially important in the Private Equity business when valuing companies as well as when designing shareholding and transaction structures."
Thomas Lindemann, EMBA, Certified Financial Modeler, Süd Beteiligungen (Private Equity)
The Certified Financial Modeler is a very practice-oriented continuing education program which teaches the creation and application of holistic, fully integrated and computer-aided financial models in a structured and conceptual way.
With the support of a fully integrated financial model based on this course, all questions in the areas of Corporate Banking, Corporate Finance and Valuation can be answered and changes in the decision-relevant parameters can quickly be adapted and mapped. Understanding the impact of changes on the most essential valuation parameters is essential and enables the certificate holder to provide real added value in negotiations and discussions with internal and external clients in Switzerland.
The "Professional Excellence" path was exactly the right one for me, as it represents the perfect in-service training in the Swiss M&A market and combines theoretical knowledge and practical relevance in a modular way. The course leaders were available at all times. Their suggestions helped me a lot to create an integrated assessment model at a high academic level and with a high practical relevance at the same time.
Rafael Szucs, Certified Financial Modeler, Junior Firmenkundenberater, Bank für Tirol und Vorarlberg
"I really appreciated the applied approach of the Certified Financial Modeler. The Certified Financial Modeler gives you the necessary toolbox that M&A advisors need in a complex and dynamic business environment. The Certified Financial Modeler does not only increase efficiency but also client contribution."
Dragan Zagorac, Certified Financial Modeler
Helbling Business Advisors AG
Consultant Turnaround Management / M&A