IMA Shenzhen Workshop – How to cope with uncertain economic markets
Leading CFOs around the world say they need “it” to bring their teams to the next level in driving business performance within their organizations. Members of the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) say they need “it” to advance their careers or those of their management accounting and finance-function staff. What is “it”?
“It” is Financial Leadership. Much like learning or striving to be a “good” person or a “great” organization, the notion of achieving financial leadership is a reasonable aspiration, but what does it mean exactly? And how to advance the business performance by equipped with CMA? Mr. Jim Gurowka will answer your question.
19:00 - 19:30 Registration
19:30 - 20:30 Financial leadership, risk management and how to cope with uncertain economic markets
20:30 - 21:00 Free discussion
Date:Tuesday, Nov 25, 2008
Venue:26/F, Anlian Building, 4018 Jin Tian Road, Futian District, Shenzhen,
Fee: IMA Member – Free
Non-Member － RMB100 (Cash)
CPE Credit: 2 HRs
Food:Coffee, Tea, Refreshment
Jim Gurowka, International Business Development Director, Institute of Management Accountants
As the International Business Development Director at the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) Jim is responsible for spreading the certification and professionalization of management accounting globally. Jim is also among the world's most experienced and respected specialists in ABC/ABM methodology and an expert in Resource Consumption Accounting (RCA). Jim brings practical, real world experience to the IMA working with over 100 organizations to implement strategic costing and profitability analysis solutions.
A former managing director of Focused Management Inc, Jim bring his consulting expertise coupled with his insights as a former senior finance analyst at Volkswagen, where his leadership in costing resulted in significant product mix profitability improvements.
A graduate of the London School of Economics and York University, Jim has held positions with companies in both the finance and human resources fields as diverse as the automotive industry, the construction industry and the labor relations field.