The Evolving Role of the Managing Director

Course Info

Length: 1 Week

Type: In Classroom

Available Dates

Venue

  • Jan-30-2023

    Amsterdam

  • Feb-06-2023

    Istanbul

  • Feb-06-2023

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Feb-13-2023

    London

  • Feb-13-2023

    Madrid

  • Feb-20-2023

    Zurich

  • Feb-20-2023

    Dubai

  • Mar-06-2023

    Istanbul

  • Mar-06-2023

    Barcelona

  • Mar-13-2023

    Paris

  • Mar-13-2023

    Singapore

  • Mar-13-2023

    London

  • Mar-20-2023

    Amsterdam

  • Mar-20-2023

    Dubai

  • Apr-03-2023

    Istanbul

  • Apr-03-2023

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Apr-10-2023

    London

  • Apr-10-2023

    Madrid

  • Apr-17-2023

    Dubai

  • Apr-17-2023

    Zurich

  • May-08-2023

    Istanbul

  • May-08-2023

    Barcelona

  • May-15-2023

    Singapore

  • May-15-2023

    London

  • May-15-2023

    Paris

  • May-22-2023

    Amsterdam

  • May-22-2023

    Dubai

  • June-05-2023

    Istanbul

  • June-05-2023

    Kuala Lumpur

  • June-12-2023

    London

  • June-12-2023

    Madrid

  • June-19-2023

    Zurich

  • June-19-2023

    Dubai

  • July-03-2023

    Istanbul

  • July-03-2023

    Barcelona

  • July-10-2023

    Paris

  • July-10-2023

    Singapore

  • July-10-2023

    London

  • July-17-2023

    Amsterdam

  • July-17-2023

    Dubai

  • Aug-07-2023

    Istanbul

  • Aug-07-2023

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Aug-14-2023

    London

  • Aug-14-2023

    Madrid

  • Aug-21-2023

    Zurich

  • Aug-21-2023

    Dubai

  • Sep-04-2023

    Barcelona

  • Sep-04-2023

    Istanbul

  • Sep-11-2023

    Singapore

  • Sep-11-2023

    Paris

  • Sep-11-2023

    London

  • Sep-18-2023

    Amsterdam

  • Sep-18-2023

    Dubai

  • Oct-09-2023

    Istanbul

  • Oct-09-2023

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Oct-16-2023

    Madrid

  • Oct-16-2023

    London

  • Oct-23-2023

    Zurich

  • Oct-23-2023

    Dubai

  • Nov-06-2023

    Istanbul

  • Nov-06-2023

    Barcelona

  • Nov-13-2023

    Paris

  • Nov-13-2023

    Singapore

  • Nov-13-2023

    London

  • Nov-20-2023

    Dubai

  • Nov-20-2023

    Amsterdam

  • Dec-04-2023

    Istanbul

  • Dec-04-2023

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Dec-11-2023

    London

  • Dec-11-2023

    Madrid

  • Dec-18-2023

    Zurich

  • Dec-18-2023

    Dubai

Course Details

Course Outline

5 days course

 

Exploring the roles and responsibilities of the Managing Director
 
  • The MD’s role in setting the direction of the business
  • Performance management and organisational development
  • Statutory obligations and governance
  • Financial control
  • Quality and process improvement
  • Public relations and marketing
  • Defining the organisation’s mission and objectives
  • Creating a strategy / corporate plan
  • Engaging the management team in the development of operational and functional plans
  • Bringing the strategy / corporate plan to life

 

 

Developing Effective Systems
 
  • Defining and measuring KPIs
  • Organisational design and building high-performing teams
  • Creating a performance management framework
  • Quality systems and process improvement

 

Building financial control
 
  • Developing a deliverable budget and scenario planning/stress testing
  • Setting and managing financial targets
  • Variance analysis and reforecasting
  • Establishing financial policies & procedures and building financial awareness within the organisation

 

Managing in an Evolving Environment
 
  • Understanding the external environment
  • Competitive advantage through horizon scanning
  • Leadership thinking and its role within the organisation and in public relations

 

Crisis Management in Action
 
  • Risk management and the balance between preventative and remedial control
  • Business continuity and disaster recovery planning
  • Responding to a crisis
  • Dealing with the media

 

The World of Leading in a Digital Age
 
  • The Fourth Industrial Revolution and its impact upon business
  • The changing profile of a successful leader
  • Approaches to innovation and considering new technologies
  • Managing relationships with the Board and with your teams in an uncertain world

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