Event Details

Managing Cash Flow and Working Capital: Finance for Non-Finance Managers

Event Date
Mon, 05 June , 2017
Sheikh Zayed Rd, Dubai,


Companies need a continuous and sustained flow of working capital through the business to grow, prosper and succeed. Effective management of working capital has become a top priority for organizations across the globe and is at the forefront of the boardroom agenda.

Benjamin Edwardes a partner at KPMG in the UAE, will explain how strategic and operational decisions impact working capital and cash flow by highlighting: 

* What drives businesses to increase their focus on cash flow?

* The three main cycles of working capital

* How these cycles are linked

* Key warning signs

s Bio

Benjamin Edwardes is an Associate Director in the Risk Consulting team and has over 8 years of experience in the financial Services sector. Prior to working in KPMG, Ben worked at HSBC where he was a Subject Matter Expert on ‘Global Standards’ for CMB in the MENA Region.

Ben’s key strengths include Business Process Management, KYC, KYB, AML and FCC compliances, Data Analytics, Operational Performance Improvements. Prior to his work with HSBC in the UAE Ben worked in London where he was responsible for dealing with and managing the relationships of Commercial
customers within HSBC at varying levels. Ben has serviced clients across various industries sectors and domains.

On a day-to-day basis, Ben directs our business process management [BPM] function across the Lower Gulf region. With a strong background in commercial banking, he understands the challenges that key decision makers face in their day-to-day working lives. Ben has advised and assisted a number of high profile
clients on their growth journeys.

Confirm your attendance by 12 noon on Thursday, 1st June. This is a Pre Pay Event, your place will not be confirmed until payment is received. Cancellations accepted before 12 noon on
Thursday, 1st June. ''No show fees'' applicable after that date.

The BBG Dubai and Northern Emirates is the region's foremost business-to-business membership networking group which enables like-minded professionals to further their business interests in the UAE and the wider region.

Women in Business Breakfast
Chaired by: Clair Hattle


Includes buffet breakfast
Dress: Business
Valet parking available

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