FORE School Of Management To Host An MDP On Project Finance - Funding And Appraisal
04/24/2016

The MDP to be helmed by Dr. A. K. Puri will strive to impart the latest knowledge to participants from both sides of the spectrum.

Online PR News – 24-April-2016 – New Delhi/Delhi – FORE School of Management, New Delhi will be hosting a Management Development Programme on the 23rd and 24th of June.. Its goals are to offer the latest knowledge and develop skills amongst participants so that they can master the techniques of infrastructure finance and big ticket investments.

The development of infrastructure and investment in economic activities to create wealth are crucial for the growth of any economy. While there have been new projects under Private Public Partnership, the availability of funding for both sectors remains a concern. Non Performing Assets are another issue that has to be tackled. It has given rise to the need of upgrading financial appraisal skills for funding organizations, and abilities to create wealth amongst fund seeking organizations.

The MDP to be helmed by Dr. A. K. Puri will strive to impart the latest knowledge to participants from both sides of the spectrum. Dr. Puri, an esteemed faculty member of the institute, has over two decades of experience in the world of academia and 14 years of corporate experience. The award-winning professional with expertise in a range fields, including International Business and Finance, will bring his experience to the table to make it an engaging session for all.

According to Dr. Puri, “The programme will deal with issues of funding from various sources, offer learning about requirements of financing organizations, and help participants get the logic of project appraisal from a financer’s perspective. The programme will equip participants with the abilities needed to prepare a project proposal for finance and also get the nuances of project evaluation from funding organizations’ perspective.”

It will lead to the all important financial proposals getting the desired funding with minimum hassles. To offer participants realistic insight, the programme will cover the latest developments on Public Private Partnership projects on formulation and funding. To make things more beneficial, participants will be working on actual proposals in real-time, which will give them much-needed hands on experience.

In fact, the emphasis of the MDP will be on offering conceptual as well as practical understanding of different aspects of project finance. Importantly, through modern and engaging pedagogy, the programme will help participants understand viewpoints of a beneficiary as applicant for finance, as well as from an appraisal aspect as financers. Industry practitioners who will be a part of the programme will offer further practical exposure to the participants.

This MDP helmed by experts promises to be helpful for organizations in infrastructure development, real estate, and other sectors, that are planning a big ticket investment. Government officials at state and centre, who need to formulate and float projects under the PPP model, managers of funding organizations like NBFCs, Banks, Development Financial Institutions, entrepreneurs and academicians can also benefit from the two-day MDP that has crucial takeaways on an always relevant and an ever-changing topic.