Apr 15, 2019
FRI hosted a seminar on "Financial Modeling in Excel" on April 12, 2019.
Thank you to all the participants for making this event a great success!



Finance and Risk Institute hosted a workshop on "Financial Modeling in Excel" on April 12, 2019 at the Radisson Blue Martinez Hotel from 9:00am to 17:30pm.

This workshop featured a renowned speaker and banking expert :
  Mr. Chadi El Nawar
Co-founder and General Manager of Risk+ Solutions

This workshop is designed to provide the main Excel functions and features that you need on daily basis as part of your job whether you work in a bank as a financial or risk analyst or part of the finance team at a non-financial corporate.
Chadi focused on the key banking and finance topics which will be then implemented on Excel through live demos using functions ranging from simple Average to complex Array formulas while presenting practical ways of combining Excel functions to deal with data issues we face every day.


Please download the workshop outline from this link for more details on the topics covered.

  Mr. Chadi El Nawar
Co-founder and General Manager of Risk+ Solutions

Mr. Chadi El Nawar has 11+ years of experience in advisory and banking in MENA, Turkey and Europe working for Risk+, McKinsey, Booz & Co., Bank Audi and Banque Libano-Francaise.
Mr. El Nawar supported 20+ institutions (commercial banks, investment banks, regulators, companies) on risk management solution development and implementation, operating model and governance, regulatory compliance and financial engineering.
Mr. El Nawar is the co-founder and general manager at “Risk+ Solutions”, a company specialized in developing IT solutions supporting banks and financial institutions in their decision-making and regulatory compliance journeys.
Mr. El Nawar holds a Master’s degree in Quantitative Finance from CASS business school in London and a Bachelor degree in Economics from St. Joseph University in Beirut.
In addition, he has passed all CFA 3 levels.