2-day workshop Finance for Non-Finance Managers- Early Bird & Group Rates Available!

14 -15 May 2018


By the end of this program, participants will be able to:
    1. Understand the basic concepts and Identify what are financial statements are and learn how it’s constructed
    2. Understand the Incomes statement and Balance sheet in details
    3. Learn to use financial analysis tools to evaluate corporate performance and the quality of the company’s balance sheet
    4. Understand the need for planning in the organization and learn how to help prepare corporate budgets
    5. Understand what Working Capital is and how to managed it efficiently
    6. Keep up with the latest tax and compliances issues


Introduction to accounting and the use of financial information.
    • What is accounting is and how accounting information is used
    • Understanding the characteristics of Accounting Information and the concepts behind it.
    • Business entities and the users of accounting information
    • Why is accounting and finance important and who are the stakeholders
Financial Reporting
    • What are Financial Statements ?
    • Financial standards and their role in financial reports
    • Understanding income statements, Balance Sheets and cash flow statements
Ratio Analysis- An Introduction
    • Financial ratios and their limitations
    • Efficiency Ratios, Profitability Ratios, Liquidity Ratios
    • Investments Ratio Including gearing ratios
Business Planning and Budgeting
    • The Budgeting process explained
    • Budgeting activities and purpose of budgets
    • Benefits to Budgeting & Approaches to Budgeting
    • Management Controls and how budgets helps
    • Best Practices of budgetary control and Variances analysis
Taxation and customs Duties
    • What is subject to income tax in MALAYSIA
    • Capital Gains and other taxes
    • Goods and Services Tax
    • Simple calculation of corporate and individual income tax
Working Capital Management
    • Types of funds and matching it with business requirements
    • Managing current assets and liabilities
    • Understanding the Business Cycle


This program will be presented via short lectures, Q&A, discussions, practical hands-on activities, and group & individual presentation. Trainees are encouraged to bring their notebooks or calculators for this session as some calculations will be required.


This course is suitable for all non-accounting or finance managers who wants to be more effective in their work, entrepreneurs and business owners, non-finance based graduates and SME owners. Basically for anyone needing to learn about business accounting and finance.


Dominic has more than 20 years of senior management experiences in strategic planning, budgeting, financial management, general management and consulting. He is the principal consultant and trainer of DRC Services. He graduated from the prestigious National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and he holds an MBA in Entrepreneurial Management from the Australian Institute of Business. He is a Fellow Member (retired) of the Institute of Leadership and Management (UK), currently a Fellow Member of the Institute of Public Accountants of Australia (IPA), a Fellow Member of the Institute of Financial Accountants UK, a Certified member of the Asian Association of Certified Consultants, a Certified Member of the Malaysian Association of Company Secretaries, and Life Member & EXCO member of the Malaysian Economic Association. He has held leadership positions as well as strategic positions in local and multinational companies having served as Financial Controller, Board member, Strategy Manager, Regional Business Planning Manager, Corporate Affairs Director, Group Finance Manager and other positions. He utilizes his expertise in management and finance to train managers and executives as well as imparting his knowledge to students of MBA and EMBA classes. He is on the Industrial Advisory Panel of Berjaya University College of Hospitality and he occasionally writes for business blogs, books and professional journal. He has just published an internationally available book “Effective Budgeting for Businesses Today”.
He held positions such as Financial Controller, Corporate Affairs Director, Regional Business Planning Manager, Group Finance Manager and other senior positions before embarking on his journey in consulting and training.

Dominic is a Fellow member of the Institute of Public Accountants of Australia and a council Vice President of their KL division. He is a Certified Fellow member of the Institute of Commercial & Industrial Accountants of Malaysia, A Fellow member of the Institute of Financial Accountants (UK), a Certified member of the Malaysian Association of Company Secretaries, a Certified Professional Coach and was also a Fellow of the Institute of Leadership & Management (UK). He has also written in many articles in professional journals and in business related books. Dominic is currently the principal consultant and trainer of DRC Services and does training as well with other training partner companies.


Date: 14 -15 May 2018 (Mon-Tues)
Time: 9.30 AM-5.30 PM
Venue: Qliq Damansara (Venue subjected to change)

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