Programme Overview

Exploring the diverse financial challenges facing today's decision-makers, Finance for Senior Managers is a comprehensive introduction to accounting and financial analysis. It aims to give participants who are not financial specialists an understanding of the financial consequences of strategic decisions and to equip them with tools to integrate the financial approach into their decision-making. This module is designed to increase your skills in communicating effectively with those in finance and accounting to ensure that your organisation’s functions are better integrated, significantly boosting the company overall value.


Learning Outcomes

On completion of the programme, participants should be able to:

  • Enhance their understanding on the financial status of the organisation
  • Interpret and analyze the components of financial statements and review the items associated with each component
  • Learn to evaluate investment opportunities


Programme Curriculum

1. Fundamental Concepts of Contemporary Financial Management

  • Financial Statements
  • Accounting Concepts
  • Business Analysis
  • Communication with Stakeholders



2. Analyzing Financial Performance

  • Understanding financial ratios
  • Evaluating financial performance


3. Making Managerial Decisions

  • Financial budgeting and forecasting
  • Determine the cost and profit of business decisions


4. Studying on Financial Statements of Various Corporations



Key Benefits

  • Complimentary 2-week access to one of the selected Self-Paced Programmes for Executives
  • Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participant upon completion of the programme
  • Special offer on Self-Paced Programmes for Executives subscription
  • Consultation session at special rate is available upon request
  • Becoming an Associate Member of CUHK Business School Alumni

Who Should Attend

This programme is designed for managers who do not have a direct role within finance and whose responsibilities require them to make strategic, operating, or investment decisions with significant financial implications

Certificate of Attendance

Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participant upon completion of the programme.




Duration : 1 day (Total 6 hours)

Programme Date: 9 Oct 2021

Venue: Cheng Yu Tung Building, CUHK Shatin Campus






Dr. Simon Lee

Senior Lecturer

Co-director, International Business and Chinese Enterprise Programme

CUHK Business School






Programme Details

Programme Dates: 9 Oct 2021

Application Deadline: 24 Sep 2021

Medium of Instruction: English / Chinese

Duration: 1 day (6 hours)

Venue: Cheng Yu Tung Building, CUHK Shatin Campus

Programme Fee:


  • Early Bird offer: HK$7,200 (register by 2 Sep 2021)
  • “Learn together” offer: HK$7,200 (enroll in the same programme with friends)

Remarks: Two applicants must enroll together at the same time in the same programme. Therefore, this offer does not apply when enrollment of two participants at different times or for different programmes.

  • Alumni rate: CUHK/CUSCS/APIB Alumni can enjoy a 15% discount on the programme fee
  • Corporate rate: please contact our education professionals for details
  • Continuous Learning Offer: Additional 5%, 10% and 15% discount will be offered to applicant who has previously completed 1, 2 and 3 programme(s) of the Digital Leadership Series for Executives within 24-month period, respectively. This offer can be used in conjunction with other promotional privileges.



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Contact Us

Ms Rebecca Wong
Phone: (852) 3943 8774