Certified Board Directors - Board Finance, Accounting & Corporate Reporting
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Open Workshop 28 January 2020 - 29 January 2020 Venue: The Financial Academy CPD Points: 16 Price (Members): 3780 USD Price (Non-Members): 4200 USD

1/28/2020 to 1/29/2020
When: 28/01/2020 - 29/01/2020
8:00 am - 5.30 pm
Where: The Financial Academy
Umm Salmah Al Ansari St, Al Mutamarat, Riyadh 12712 Umm Salmah Al Ansari St,
Al Mutamarat
Riyadh 12, Riyadh 
Saudi Arabia
Contact: Vaoa Kerr
+971 4 554 7967

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Dr Chris Pierce 

Dr Pierce is a senior GCC BDI external associate and the CEO of Global Governance Services Ltd. He works with policy makers, directors and boards in Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East, the US and South America. Previously, Dr Pierce was the Director of Professional Standards and Development at the Institute of Directors (IoD) in the UK. He has also held senior management positions in the Overseas Development Administration, British Airways and Leeds Business School. Over the last fifteen years Dr Pierce has worked as an advisor to the boards of many of the largest listed companies, banks, sovereign wealth funds, stock exchanges and financial institutions around the World. He has chaired the World Bank Corporate Governance Code Development Workshops for the Middle East and Northern Africa (MENA) on a number of occasions in Egypt and Jordan. In 2014 he was awarded the Bertin Medal in Sweden by the International Academy for Quality for his contribution to Corporate Governance worldwide over the last decade.
Jean Pousson 

Jean Pousson brings 20 years of management consultancy, training, facilitation and coaching experience and is the lead course leader for Finance for Non-Financial Directors at the IoD (UK). This follows a 15 year banking career with Barclays where he spent many years assessing the risks of small to medium sized businesses and then larger corporations. Jean has also sat on many boards and has directed a number of change initiatives. Jean holds a business degree and a business diploma from the University of Witwatersrand (South Africa) and a few other business diplomas, including one from the University of Warwick. Jean’s experience in dealing with numerous businesses, boards and executives over the years (both within the UK and internationally) makes him very well placed to assist directors with their developmental needs. In his capacity as an IoD (UK) course leader, Jean has worked with organisations such as ACAS, Ministry of Defence, Standard Life, Serco, Lloyds Banking Group, Pizza Express, Fujitsu Siemens, Callaway Golf and Greene King plc. He has also worked with numerous small to medium-sized businesses across a wide variety of industries.

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