Module 4: Board Finance, Accounting and Corporate ...

Module 4: Board Finance, Accounting and Corporate reporting

Board Finance, Accounting and Corporate reporting Workshop
28-29 January 2020, Riyadh – KSA

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  • Corporate stewardship
  • Accounting and auditing standards, frameworks, policies and principles to include:  International Financial reporting Standards and Integrated reporting
  • The board’s key accounting information needs to include key financial performance metrics and ratios
  • Measuring financial health and performance to include: price earnings (P/ E) ratios


  •  The role of the CFO
  • Sources of finance and capital gearing / leverage
  • Capital decision making to include the weighted average cost of capital
  • Capital gearing / leverage
  • Dividend policy
  • Valuation of an organisation
  • Effective shareholder communications and investor relations
  • The consequences of inadequate financial information
  • Financial oversight and financial crisis indicators

Control Environment

  • Board responsibilities and the control environment
  • Internal controls
  • The role of the internal audit
  • The role of the audit committee,
  • The role of the external auditor
  • Whistleblowing procedures

Corporate Reporting

  • The regulator’s role in enforcing reporting obligations and the forms of enforcement of reporting obligations
  • The benefits of Financial and non-financial information disclosures and transparency

Workshop fees

Price per person for 2 day workshop

GCC BDI Members USD 3780

Non-Member USD 4200

Prices exclude VAT

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Call: +971 4 554 7967