Capital Allocation Strategies

Capital Allocation Strategies

Maximise value and optimise growth potential

The Capital Allocation Strategies course gives participants an understanding of how to allocate capital resources within a business, to maximise value and optimise growth potential. Using strategic and corporate finance frameworks, you will be equipped to drive strategies for growth, portfolio restructuring and performance improvements for your organisation.

Effective capital allocation strategies are a key issue for any business. They require the ability to understand the links between strategy, financial dimensions and organisational processes, such as remuneration, project valuation and performance measurement. This course equips you to understand these links, and provides a framework for developing growth, portfolio restructuring and performance improvement strategies.

With a focus on practical demonstration of tools and concepts, this course will provide you with tools and skills that can be applied in your workplace.

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Key highlights

Equips you to understand links between strategy, financial dimensions and organisational processes

Provides a framework for developing growth, portfolio restructuring and performance improvement strategies

Provides a practical demonstration of tools and concepts used for allocating capital resources

Upcoming courses

DateDurationLocationFeeTraining Points
TBC 2 days Sydney city campus (map) $2,990 (incl. GST) 4 Enquire now

Who should attend

  • Executives and senior leaders of business units or in corporate roles
  • Senior commercial managers or analysts
  • Business development and strategy executives
  • Executives in advisory or consulting roles working with business leaders
  • Executives wanting to achieve strategic financial goals

It is assumed that participants have a basic understanding of financial statement terminology and concepts.

What you'll learn

Day 1

  • Understanding Shareholder Value - driving TSR and other value creation metrics
  • Review of valuation principles and models
  • Strategic and financial dimensions of value creation

Day 2

  • Capital allocation strategies
  • Risk and project evaluation
  • Issues in project evaluation

Meet your facilitator

Tony Carlton Capital Allocation Strategies Finance Short Course Sydney Macquarie University

Dr Tony Carlton

Dr Tony Carlton

Tony is Executive Director, Corporate and Professional Education for Macquarie Business School at Macquarie University. Tony previously managed the Corporate Finance stream in the prestigious Master of Applied Finance. In addition to teaching Corporate Finance he introduced a range of new electives including Advanced Valuation, Capital Allocation Strategies and Corporate Financial Strategy. Tony continues to teach for the Applied Finance Centre.

Prior to joining Macquarie University, Tony had more than 25 years’ experience in the manufacturing, resource and agricultural industries. His experience includes all aspects of corporate finance and strategy, including strategic portfolio analysis and restructuring, developing and executing growth strategies, and project evaluation He has managed a number of large acquisitions and divestments in Australia and overseas, and several large-scale balance sheet restructurings.

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Macquarie University North Ryde campus

North Ryde campus
99 Talavera Road
Macquarie Park NSW 2113 

Macquarie University Sydney city campus at Angel Place

Sydney city campus
Level 24, 123 Pitt Street
Sydney NSW 2000

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