ACADEMY LEARNING PROGRAMME
The IFT Academy is a 10-month modular programme designed for the Next Generation of leaders in the turnaround, transformation and restructuring community. Open to professionals with working knowledge of turnaround and transformation, it gives participants a structured grounding and insight into organisational restructuring.
The programme is led by Shaun O’Callaghan UK Head of Restructuring and Debt Advisory at Grant Thornton & IFT Fellow in conjunction with Andrew Dixon an experienced independent IFT Member.
The programme helps individuals develop a deeper awareness of important technical, commercial and functional skills required to plan and develop a successful turnaround and transformation. Professionals will also be given the opportunity to demonstrate an understanding of the key processes required to complete a successful financial or organisational restructuring.
The Modules are updated regularly in order to ensure that the programme remains up-to-date. The details of the modules can be found below.
Module 1: The Turnaround Platform – Business, Learning and Leadership 2nd & 3rd October 2019 – London
Module 2: Delivering Results Whatever the Weather 15th & 16th January 2020 – Bristol
Module 3: Changing Times 9th& 10th March 2020 – Cambridge
Module 4: Building Confidence with Divergent Stakeholders 13th & 14th May 2020 – London
Module 5: Clarity & Cashflow 8th & 9th July 2020 – Birmingham
The fee for the five modules is £10,000 ex VAT.
Corporate Partners – First Candidate £5,000, Second Candidate £2,500
Members – £5,000 Independent Non-Members – a limited number of Bursaries are available
Associate Membership until December 2020 will be included in the fee, thereafter £250 per year. It is anticipated that successful attendees will be supported to become Accredited Members by December 2020. Please contact a member of the Executive Team for more information on how to apply on 0203 668 0421 or complete the registration form below and send to TDuffield@the-ift.com.
“The Academy gives you a fantastic insight into the different areas of turnaround which are brought to life through interesting case studies and delivered by seasoned turnaround professionals.”
Christopher Pay , KPMG 2016/17 Academy Intake
“The Academy, through its modules structure, provided a great overview of the different sides in a turnaround situation, bringing specialists in each one of the areas that provided deep insights based their wealth of experience.”
Luis Trullenque ,
“Turnarounds demand multiple perspectives and the Academy exposes you to those through its content, variety of speakers and its diverse cohort. I certainly feel I am being equipped with a wider view – that will help me add more value.”
Paris Clarke-Roden ,
“The quality of speakers is exceptional. Recognised leaders in their field that are genuinely interested in sharing their many years of hands-on experiences. It’s also a great opportunity for lawyers to mix with their counterparts in the turnaround.”
Aneesh Prasad ,
“The IFT Academy enables you to create or strengthen your own professional turnaround network and provides fantastic opportunities to engage and learn from proven corporate turnaround professionals.”
Graham Whiteley ,
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