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Please note that feedback is quoted exactly as provided by the delegates:

“The course provided an insight into investment banking like no other and applying everything to real-life situations and companies is an excellent method to learn how the industry works.”

Stefan Cetnarowicz,
University of Bristol

"Even though I had a year of experience within M&A, this 3 months course helped me to refresh concepts that I had forgotten or never understood entirely in such a way that gave me extreme confidence in the interviews I had after it. That confidence got me to find a job with an important Investment Management fund less than a few months after I finished the program. Definitely, it is a program which I strongly recommend whether you have experience or not."

Jose Riva,
Universidad San Pablo Ceu

“One of the best things during the course was interacting with Dr. Rana, Mr. Ilya and all the team. The course is good enough to decide if you fit for this career or not.”

M. Santoshi Reddy,
Development Credit Bank Ltd.

“This programme was very useful. I had lots of questions and all of them were answered. Lots of useful information was given from our teacher. I would recommend this programme.”

Mario Chalhoub,
Lebanese American University

“Other than the hard work and preparation I put into it, your programme was really crucial and helped boost my chances of getting the job. I'm really happy about this”

Majed A. Al-Faraj,
Associate Director at National Bank of Abu Dhabi

“I like the way the programme was taught, as it was on a high level of teaching. Also, the programme moves you to be able to work in the company from day one.”

Giacomo Mattioli,
Queen Mary University of London

“The amount of research that we do and the knowledge that we gain about what bankers do in their jobs are what are liked best.”

Alvaro Fuertes Bueso,
Spain

“Best things I gained from this programme are: using real life examples (easy to relate), helpfulness of the staff and practical knowledge”

Kasi Iamsuri,
UCL

“What I have enjoyed on the programme is doing the Financial Modelling course in Excel. I have also enjoyed doing the exercises on this programme, as I like the thought of individual work.”

Nicolas Derom,
Belgium

“I have enjoyed the programme, which I have completed, as I like the Modelling Class. Also I like the real industrial insight, which has been analysed and shown to me and I like the opinions on it as well, for knowledge.”

Peeranat Larpwongmetee,
London Business School

“2 best things I have enjoyed on the programme, is getting the practical experience from the programme I have completed. Also, I have enjoyed the lectures that were conducted by Dr Rana”

Nikos Rizos,
Harvard Extension University

“Two best things I have enjoyed on the programme were doing the Financial Modelling in Excel, as by doing it all by myself, and doing the same on 3 companies - you really learn how to do it”

Ludivine Vercruysse,
Belgium

“Concentrates on exam practice which is very good. Friendly environment and good explanations from top tutors”

Christodoulos Kyrlappos, City University

"Very solid foundation in valuation acquired in an intense hands-on Bootcamp. Strongly recommended."

Amri, Fortune 500 company

"I’d like to thank you very much for the course. I feel that what I’ve learnt will help me a lot in my University classes and also with my plans for a good job in Investment Banking."

Christian Lorentzen, Economics undergraduate senior year student

"Very intensive course giving a complete understanding of what Investment Banking is all about."

Senior executive at Agrenco Group

"Excellent valuation refresher course led by an enthusiastic and dedicated instructor rendering adequate individual assistance to every participant. Useful discussion to enhance conceptual understanding of Finance & Valuation."

Haresh
MD at HSBC

"Very good course, the trainer is very experienced and a good educator. The course gives a great overview of Investment Banking."

Caio, A leading Brazilian Company

"Global Banking Training provides insightful information on an already traditional valuation model."

Senior executive at large company

"The Investment Banking Boot Camp offered a great opportunity to cover relevant topics in valuation while exchanging information with colleagues exposed to real life examples."

Fabio, Banco Paulista S.A.

"Brilliant fast-track course on Investment Banking covering all the important aspects. I am pretty sure that I am prepared to talk on an I-Bank world as a career now!!!"

S Jobalia
Deloitte Consulting

"This course provides valuable insights and discussions on key issues of valuation in different perspectives: M&A, research, Equity Analysis, Investment Regulations."

Samy at leading company

"Thanks for all the patience and the willingness to explain every single detail, no matter how many times questions were asked. It really helped to excel in building a financial model."

Paula, Mid market investment banking advisory firm

"The course is very well presented. The trainer has the great patience and skills. Really good and happy with the course. It is a worthwhile investment opportunity."

Gustavo, Hedge fund

"Albeit I come from engineering background, this course allowed me to understand the intricacies of Financial Modeling."

Shashank Mallya

"It’s a very good training. It has achieved all my expectations. I would recommend to everyone."

Diego, Corporate investment banker

"Should have done this earlier – helpful + knowledgeable stuff and enjoyable, useful service."

Alex
UK Private Equity Company

"I found the course helpful and the studying atmosphere was very comfortable. The trainer always tries to help as much as he can with any questions, which certainly adds further value to the course."

Amina
University of Edinburgh

"An excellent guidance to beginners to understand entire world of IB in a comprehensive manner."

Bhavin Modha
Religare Capital

"Very good course. I have a much better view on analysis & modelling. Dr. Rana explains every aspect very clearly. I would recommend this to any one at any level working within investment banking. I will be back!"

Shyam
Dream Leaf

"A very comprehensive class on valuation and modelling even for individuals with only a basic understanding of finance"

Frances Regalado
Alantra

"Global Banking Training gives information and tools to better understand investment banking and financial modelling"

Delphon Coker
Santander

"The Global Banking training provided me with the right inputs to succeed my interview and join the M&A department of Credit Suisse Investment Banking. The most valuable part besides the technical learning was the practical understanding of the business, on a daily basis as an analyst, as well as on the actual market trends from a senior point of view. The side I did not find throughout my studies in economy or within specialized readings. With this experience I gain the pre-overview and the right self-confidence to face and convince an M&A banker."

E.M.
Private Equity Analyst

"This course is an important tool for career development"

Patricia Benedek

"It is a great experience, learning in groups and sharing real life experience makes this course unique"

Patricia
MIDS

"Excellent Boot Camp, very practical and aligned with the real world"

Felipe
VDO Ventures

"Great course!!!"

Daniel
Mason Square Capital

"Good fundamental course on Investment Banking."

Tarik
El-Ajou Group

"Highly interactive and useful course, I really recommend it"

Abou Naser
University of Jordan

"I am thrilled that I can actually read a balance sheet now and understand what it all means".

Talah
Family Office

"Great workshop .Content was easy to understand .Trainer had experience from wide range of industries."

Zohaib
University of Warwick

"This is the best move I have taken after my masters."

Ayman Alfallay
Dassim University

"A brilliant Tutor! A smart way to grasp the mechanics of financial Modelling using MS Excel!"

Nitin
Al Ain Capital

"Good bootcamp set-up. Great learning environment. Patient instructor. Very useful content would definitely recommend to others."

MIbrahim
Royal capital

"GBT is the course to take for a better understanding in financial modelling."

Elie
Clarkson Investment Services

"It’s been a wonderful revisit to academics after 16 years of having a CA degree and been through in IB for 6 years. Vishwajeet helped in filling up those gaps, which comes after long professional career."

Kishore
Ventura securities Ltd

"Global Banking Training has been one of the best training practices I have ever taken it has stood to its name and has been of Global standards."

Khushal
Ketchum PR

"I am from non-IB / non-Equity research background but Dr.Rana actually made it much simpler for me. Amazing"

Mihir
HDFC Securities

"Useful for those desirous of making a career in investment banking or mergers and acquisitions."

Archana
DSK Legal

"Got a preview of what Investment Banking is all about."

Ajay
HDFC Limited

"Good course. Looking forward to seeing this institute conduct seminars in other areas of finance."

Shamin
WHPL

"Workshop was very insightful and now I can better appreciate the role of Analyst and Ms Excel, what it can do for me."

Head of Life Science M&A
Yes Bank

"Excellent workshop and really helped me understand as to what is financial modelling and how it needs to be done"

Shreyasi
Barclays Bank PLC

"Session went way beyond course curriculum; discussions on global matters were very helpful."

Sai
Amba Research

"Definitely worth a try-guess a real world exposure to what theory teaches you"

Pavan
Equidebt Corporate Advisors

"Very informative and structured .Step by step understanding of model building helps build confidence in modelling. Really satisfied with the course."

Elwin Wilson
Spark Capital

"Bootcamp gives a good introduction to the PE and M&A world of transaction analysis and brings us upto speed on financial modelling pretty quickly."

Karthik
Icam Solution Pvt Ltd.

"Helped me really understand valuation of companies comprehensively(which 2 years of college study) did not provide .The coverage of a end to end analysis helped me to understand valuation in a holistic way .The excel based approach gave excellent ideas to extend back to my work."

Madhavan
Honeywell Technologies

"A great course for professionals seeking an association with the financial world. The trainer’s experience and knowledge was a welcome value addition."

Pranay
Universal Energy

"Very good course. I have a much better view on analysis & modelling. Dr. Rana explains every aspect very clearly. I would recommend this to any one at any level working within investment banking. I will be back!"

Shyam Doraswamy
Dream Leaf

"A very comprehensive class on valuation and modelling even for individuals with only a basic understanding of finance"

Frances Regalado
Alantra

"Global Banking Training gives information and tools to better understand investment banking and financial modelling"

Delphon Coker
Santander

"The Global Banking training provided me with the right inputs to succeed my interview and join the M&A department of Credit Suisse Investment Banking. The most valuable part besides the technical learning was the practical understanding of the business, on a daily basis as an analyst, as well as on the actual market trends from a senior point of view. The side I did not find throughout my studies in economy or within specialized readings. With this experience I gain the pre-overview and the right self-confidence to face and convince an M&A banker."

E.M.

"This course provides valuable insights and discussions on key issues of valuation in different perspectives: M&A, research, Equity Analysis, Investment Regulations."

Samy at leading company

"I want to take this opportunity to thank Dr. Rana for the great lecture I had it was very informative and gave me an extra dominion on things."

Bader Zaza,
Westminster Academy for Studies and Research

"This course was and still is one of the best banking courses available."

David Bassey,
UK Venture capital firm

"Investment Banking Boot Camp has helped me to understand the IB industry and roles suitable for me. The most important thing is that I was able to identify the areas where I need to work hard and prepare myself for an analyst position."

Vora,
ICAI

"Crisp, clear, conceptual and interesting"

Suhash,
University of Reading
M&A mid-market Advisory

"It is worth every penny."

Chinedu Ogbu,
UK University

"Has been extremely beneficial in terms of learning of the right technical skills as well as gaining exposure into the work culture. It is a workshop with a personal touch and family-feeling, and I look forward to taking advantage of the workshops in the future."

Naman,
London School of Economics

"This course has helped me gain an insight into how deals are done and typical job responsibilities. Financial Modeling is a handy skill that is used in the industry every day."

Anonymous

"Very good and thorough introduction to some of the core concepts and techniques in the Investment Banking Industry."

Argyrios,
Capgemini UK

"It’s a great platform for freshers especially to get an idea of the way things work in the industry, before actually entering it. It’s a very good opportunity!!!"

Nitigya Pachisia,
RSM Astute Consulting Ltd

"The course has given me an insight of what is expected from me and it has created a good foundation to build on into the future."

John Mbiyu,

"The Global Banking Training is very useful especially for freshers who do not have (are not equipped with) requisite practical knowledge on Financial Modeling. ‘Applying’ financial knowledge, which is not taught in MBA’s."

Mandheer

"It is just amazing how a complex valuation process was made simple when I attended the bootcamp."

Roosevelt K. Forth,
LSBF

"The teacher is amazing, workshop is very useful. I would recommend it to anyone who wants to get into M&A."

Surinder Warang,
KBS

"Learned a lot of useful topics regarding current market which will help me in my job."

Shahbaz Khan,
Eon

"This course provides a detailed insight into the industry which cannot be learned through a bachelors degree."

Alexander Knowles,
Oxford University

"I find it very useful. It gives me the courage to proceed to achieve my goal. Very knowledgeable."

Sam Jaiwin,
Forex Professional

"Excellent workshop. I am leaving with real tools to use in the workplace and a deeper understanding of how to effectively build financial models. I highly recommend this program."

Janna Regina,
Deutsche Bank

"A useful and tangible take-away i.e. MS Excel model that can be refined and re-used."

Finaly Murray,
Strategy consultant

"Course moves quickly but at no point do you feel overwhelmed as steps are laid out and explained succinctly. I would recommend this course for anyone that wants to understand financial models in the shortest possible without getting lost along the way."

Dan Barnes,
University of Edinburgh

"Step by step at valuation modelling with real world example. Very useful.*"

Xicheng Liu,
HSBC

"Is an amazing programme, to go from journal entries to financial statements to financial modelling with some finance thrown in over four days."

Allan,
Investec

"This was a very practical program. It gave me the opportunity to understand how to value companies. The facilitator is hugely experienced and delivers excellently."

Udeh Christian-Iwuagwu,
ACCA

"I think this is a very useful course. It has certainly boosted my confidence about my career prospects and education purposes. Plus the environment in the class was very enthusiastic."

Ishan Kukade,
Manchester Business School

"Appreciate the experience of the lecturer, it really provided an overview of Investment Banking and exposure to real life experience."

Nonso Onyenyionwu,

"I have enjoyed the workshop, I feel I have achieved and learnt a lot and would definitely look up other courses of Global Banking Training in the future."

Khara Pierre,
Kapierre

"This training has been the most interesting training I have attended. The knowledge gained during the training was just amazing."

Koffi Ganke,
French Embassy

"The Investment Banking Boot Camp is a great way to put in practice the advanced financial concepts. The instructor was very helpful to achieve my goals."

Joao,
Coca Cola

"Great knowledge and network. Very good materials. The instructor gave us the opportunity to develop a great knowledge concerning very important subjects about the investment banking area."

Eduardo,
Bexs Banco

"High quality course focused on day to day professionals’ needs. Excellent material and didactical approach."

M Schmitz,
HSBC

"The Investment Banking Boot Camp is great. It is a real life study of a business case that can be applied to many of the enterprises."

Tomas Ventura,
PUC – RJ

"Great way to develop on understanding on key financial topics"

Mohammed Chaudhry,
Deloitte

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"Expanded my knowledge in finance, studying in a group where I learned team and individual work made this programme very formative to me and so overall the programme is very interesting because students need to know exactly what they will face in their professional career."

Manil Bouzeliffa,
Edhec Business School

"For somebody that wants to get a grasp of the whole M&A business, that’s the right place to be. It carries you from the beginning of financial statement to the most sophisticated strategic aspects behind M&A decisions."

Maria Christofili,
Alegro Capital

"I have gained so much knowledge in such a short time. It has intense although beneficial. All in all I am very happy I joined this programme."

Mutaz Alsarraf,
Westminster University

"The training was outstanding comprehensive and eye-opening. Exceptional professors and peers made the program particularly formative."

Laurent Tarneaud,
Georgetown University

"Comprehensive detailed training. Interview techniques helped me in getting the job in US."

Aliasger Gulamhuseinwala,
Durham University

"This training was great, the knowledge acquired is really good and very useful. The team was very pleasant. I am sure it was a good thing to do for my career."

Romain Costaz,
INSEEC Business School / April Insurance

"I just wanted to say a massive THANKYOU for the course and your teaching. Wow, I feel like a new person after doing it and have much more confidence going into interviews. Looking forward to doing lots of analysing. The best things I liked about the programme are the intensity, the practicality, the great content and the great people.An invaluable experience.I will now have much greater confidence for interviews. Wonderful hands-on experience."

Dr. Mark Kruger,
London School of Economics and Political Science

"The best preparation for your future career."

Ryan Yung,
Durham University

"The two best things I liked about the programme are the detailed work that we had to do and that it was based on real life companies, transactions.A well thought out, in depth detailed programme to give you real life experience of this frantic industry."

Waleed Al-Zuhair,
School of Oriental and African Studies, SOAS, University of London

"The best thing I liked about the programme is there was so much knowledge. It exposes you to key applied concepts of the industry and the pressure gives you an idea of what to expect."

Jeldi Kane,
London School of Business and Finance

"The two best things I liked about the programme are the final evaluation of the programme via report andpresentation. And also the intensity and steepness of new learning knowledge and use of excel effectively.Putting knowledge into practice."

Aristos Michaelides,
University of Manchester

"The two best things I liked about the programme are thetopics and the involvement in real possible transactions."

Campestrin Danilo,
Cambo SAS

"The two best things I liked about the programme are the amount of work on real companies and working on our own company."

James Blanning,
University of Exeter

"The two best things I liked about the programme are the excel skills, the building integrated models and to work on real transactions, companies.I learnt advanced skills on excel and how to build integrated models, investment bank transactions, worked on real companies."

Andrea Izzo,
University of Siena

"The two best things I liked about the programme are the detailed process of analysis companies and the handle thework andhand in on time. Like a gamble, depends on yourself.Definitely a precious experience in life."

Silver,
University of East Anglia

"The two best things I liked about the programme are the content and the teacher."

VinhQuang Nguyen,
LSE

"The two best things I liked about the programme are the warm relations among colleagues and trainers. I am also very encouraged to work under pressure and expectation.Very good inside views from investment banking sector, confident to join in investment banking career."

XiaoxiongGu,
University of Hull

"The two best things I liked about the programme are the intensity and the steep learning curve. Excellent tuition covering though models, well related to the business world.Unparalleled volume of information that becomes second nature, because of the teaching method."

David Parry,
Durham University

"The best thing I liked about the programme is the very interested material, applicable and practical. This programme is excellent! Very practical and really interesting material. They teach you what can’t be taught in schools !"

Majed Abu Al Faraj,
London School of Economics

"The two best things I liked about the programme are the very in depth knowledge and financial modeling and the very critical feedback. Very in depth knowledge of financial modeling makes you ready forapplying into front office IB roles."

Anindita Sengupta

"The two best things I liked about the programme are how everything we had done throughout the five weeks came together nicely at the end and the steep learning curve. Extremely rewarding course with steep learning curve giving real experience for the real world."

Laura Young,
University of St Andrews

"A practical approach to learn the ropes in acquisition for the real sector. My interaction with Dr. Rana was quite enlightening."

Festus Nkwocha,
Diamonds Bank PLC

"Really intensive 5 weeks which cover a range of what goes on in the financial industry. Wide knowledge base."

Adele

"You get what you pay for! The programme is fun and so useful. I have learnt a lot!"

Cheng Hoi Kei,
King’s College London

"I think it was quite good as we had a full class of students."

Audrey Baldin,
MGIMO University Moscow

"Good opportunity to get the first taste of investment banking."

Ekaterina Simurzina,
University College London

"Hands on learning, steep learning, senior people are easily accessible for questions"

Jade Abdallah,
Imperial College London

"Very informative and intensive programme. I feel much more prepared and informed for future interviews."

Selebia Etomi,
University of Birmingham

"This programme is like a window to investment banking world."

Aleesandro Battistel,
Luiss Guido Carli University

"5 weeks of intense learning, bus very worth it, I have learnt a lot and met some inspirational people."

Ahrabi Rajkumar,
Aston University

"Extremely useful content. Great people. I gained a lot for the money I have paid."

Vadym Rozdymakha,
University of Portsmouth

"Fabulous programme with delightful and fantastic instructors with an amazing manner."

Asha Kausar,
University of Lincoln

"GBT is going to give you the possibility to emulate a financial analysis experience with opportunities to make mistakes and learn from them"

Michele Banfi,
Bocconi University

"Programme was very enjoyable and was a fantastic experience. I felt I gained a lot of knowledge."

Niral Panchal,
London School of Economics

"The programme provided a real experience into the role of an IBD analyst. The skills learnt were deeply embedded. Now I know what to expect at interviews and will feel more confident."

Rajiv Soneji,
Aston University

"An insight to IB real world experience, a good alternative to internships that will equip and prepare you with knowledge for the job applications."

Amanda Lee,
King’s College London

"I would recommend it to each and every individual"

Shyam Vajani,
Heriot-Watt University

"Wonderful coordination and focus of course."

Naveen Chaudhary,
EBS University Germany

"It is a platform to get into the finance world."

Mohamed Chamali,
Regents University London

"It was a great course with a great teacher that excellently covered the investment banking topics. It gave me a broad and detailed view on investment banking."

Lucas Umbreit,
LSBF

"A comprehensive class on valuation and modeling with a competent teacher."

Charles Boahen,
Anglia Ruskin Unikversity

"The course gave me an in depth review of the stages of an M&A deal. Also practicing and discussing the upcoming work, we will do by ourselves in the afternoon, every morning with skilled teachers is a great learning method. ”

Tosca Griffin,
Cambridge University

“A very friendly, student tailored, high quality tutoring on valuation and financial modeling in a friendly and helpful atmosphere.”

Armen Aslanian,
Freelance/ Company owner

“The instructor was very approachable and willing to address questions. How everything was put into perspective to the real world was also very helpful.”

Abhishek Girdhar,
Aramid Capital, SCP UK Advisory, Cornell University

“The flexible working environment offered a peer-to-peer experience.”

Nicholas K. C. Lee,
Glion Institute of Higher Education

“It was a great experience doing the financial modeling in a lot of different companies.”

Coral Uguina Marquez,
Imperial College London

“I learned how to use Excel for modeling and the main principles of IB from an expert.”

Olatundun Macaulay,
Imperial College London

“The course is really helpful for graduates because it takes away the theory and focuses on the meaning of the figures.”

Barbara Szwarc-Kowalczyk,
University of Manchester

"It was a very useful and insightful 4-days Boot camp, with practical experience and a great relating to real-life situations with the help of discussions."

Natalie Ang Shao Yan,
Cass Business School

"I liked the location and the teaching due to a good class environment. Additionally the topics were presented in a very engaging way. "

Charlotte Toon,
Robert W Baird

"I thought I would be overwhelmed and lost with no background in finance. But the interactivity and hand on delivery approach completely eroded my initial anxiety.”

Jey Ngole

“The program is very informative and interactive. It gives you a good taste how the M&A analysis’ work will evolve.”

Simon Zhang,
Newsdesk Media

"The personal approach to each student makes the difference and you get the real chance to learn modeling in a short time. I would even recommend for private classes."

Alexandra Rubin,
Yellow Korner LTD

"The Program is excellent and the money well spent. Furthermore you achieve lots of hidden experience which you don’t get from other school programs.”

Co Co

“The investment banking boot camp is paramount if you would like a taste for a real world M&A and banking experience. I would recommend this dynamic, interactive based and engaging experience.”

Saket Thakur,
Ace European Group United

"It was a pleasure to meet the very attentive teachers.”

Vineeth Nanthan Ramajayam,
TVH&TVH, Energy

"I received a systematic knowledge of the ratios and concepts. Furthermore it’s a very comprehensive and a practical financial modeling from a scratch."

Huan Zhang,
London Business School

"Personally I have to say that the boot camp was very informative and perfect for any students looking to improve their CVs.”

John Lougham,
University of Exeter

“The programme was very dynamic and there are always exercises to be done and one get the chance to improve the comprehension of the subject.”

Luciana Dzielinski Manfro,
Federal University of Rio Grande Do Sul (UFRGS)

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