Programme overview

The role as manager has steadily become more complex in recent years. For a successful career, well-founded knowledge in the area of finance and controlling topics is also an essential for „non-financials“. At the forefront of the on-campus module is the practical application and concrete assessment of business cases. In terms of finance-conscious management this will sharpen your competence decisively.

Next step

Are you interested in this programme? Download our brochure to find out if this executive education fits you and your career planning:

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Consultation

Learn more about the programme in a personal conversation.

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Your Benefit

  • Develop a basic understanding of financial and business accounting.
  • Know and apply the main tools for the financial side of business management.
  • Immerse yourself in the topic of controlling and acquire an overview of planning, reporting and cost management.
  • Enhance your strategic options by valuating a business using the main key figures.
  • Calculate actual and future costs with the help of various methods of capital budgeting.

Target group

This short program is aimed at non-financials in lower and middle echelon management with responsibility for costs and results.

Program structure

This short program includes the following components:

  • 3h self-study as preparation for the in-class module
  • On-campus module in St. Gallen: April 26 – 29, 2022

Faculty

Lecturer

Dr. Thorsten Truijens, one of the most successful HSG-lecturer in the area of Finance and Controlling.

Your application

Are you interested? Then sign up for the executive education program „Driving Financial Performance“. To do this, you must first create an account. Then you can go through the application step-by-step and submit. We look forward to your registration!

Why University of St.Gallen

The HSG – your partner for first-class executive education in Switzerland

At the University of St. Gallen (HSG), you can choose from one of the largest executive education portfolios in the German speaking region – the right programme for your needs and career objectives. The renowned quality and practical relevance of the learning experience convinces more than 6000 participants per year. Profit from an Executive Degree from St.Gallen – the best business school in the German-speaking world – and get ahead in your career!

  • For high-quality teaching and executive training by top researchers

  • For competent executives

  • For Lifelong Learning

  • For international collaborations

This is what distinguishes the HSG
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