Kaplan Professional Middle East
Family Business Program

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About the program

Management skills play a key role in helping managers communicate with their team and stakeholders, make business decisions and evaluate the market's needs. These skills help position yourself as an effective leader in the organisation.

These short management programs help gain an understanding of crucial management and techncial skills required to lead a successful team. Each program has been carefully designed to help you gain the expertise required to overcome challenges and leverage opportunities. It includes real-life business simulations, case studies with personal mentoring and a Kaplan certificate.

Why enrol for the program?

You will be awarded with a Kaplan certificate to demonstrate your understanding

Innovative market-driven short courses aimed at increasing your skill set to advance in your career

Training Programs for Managers

Finance for Non-Finance Managers

Finance for Non-Finance Managers

Understand how everyday business transactions impacts a firm’s financial performance

Develop Income, Balance Sheet and Cash flow statements are perform financial statement analysis

Learn the budgeting process and key stakeholders of a budgeting process

Effective Budgeting and Cost Control

Understand the key elements of a master budget and link between strategy and budgets

Learn how to budget and compare various budgeting approaches to identify most relevant

Demonstrate focus on value for money and operational excellence with budgetary controls

Effective Budgeting and Cost Control
Business Acumen Strategy Simulation

Business Acumen Strategy Simulation

Evaluate the financial impact of business decisions for successful decision-making

Think strategically and deal with commercial ambiguity and business risk

Improve commercial confidence and financial dexterity

Building Stories Around Your Data

Design a compelling story using financial data to ensure focus on key points & numbers

Confidently design and communicate a presentation which resonates with the stakeholder

Spike audience attentionUse stories to build trust and long-term relationships

Building Stories Around Your Data
Emotional Wellbeing and Resilience

Emotional Wellbeing and Resilience

Increase self awareness and confidence

Understand our natural reactions to change and learn to overcome them

Develop mental toughness routines to build a resilient attitude

Key Learning Elements

Face-to-face and live online training

Face-to-face and live online training

Business simulations

Business simulations

Global and regional case studies

Global and regional case studies

One-to-one feedback, mentoring/coaching

One-to-one feedback, mentoring/coaching

Our Experts

Fiona Mcbride
Fiona McbrideManaging Director
Fiona has over 12 years of experience as a CFO in European Supply Chain, Sales, Marketing and Country CFO for Ireland, all within Kelloggs. She has also been the CFO for Pearson Vue and subsequently the CEO within a Pearson Education division that specializes in Vocational Education. She was previously the Managing Director of Kaplan Professional UK Apprenticeship Business.
Rahul Sonthalia, CFA, CMA
Rahul Sonthalia, CFA, CMAHead - Financial Training
Rahul has over 14 years of experience in learning and development, investment banking, macroeconomic research, and equity valuation. His expertise includes designing and delivering customized learning solutions for banks and financial institutions.
Yasir Ali, CFA, CMA, ACCA, FRM, ACMAAssociate Head - Professional Qualifications
Yasir has over 16 years of experience in training hundreds of delegates in UAE, KSA, Mauritius, and Pakistan for the CMA, ACCA, CFA, CIMA and FRM qualifications. He has delivered training for cost & management accounting, financial management, taxation and business strategy papers of the ACCA and CIMA qualifications.
Mira Raley
Mira RaleyHead - Leadership and Behavioural Development
Mira has over 15 years of expertise designing and delivering behavioral programs in English and Arabic related to leadership, diversity and inclusion, graduate development, employee performance, nationalization and more. She also works closely with clients in analyzing, developing and implementing L&D strategies and employee learning journeys.

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Nisshi Thangaraj

Program Manager

Kaplan Professional ME