Valuation with Prof. Aswath Damodaran

A Virtual Classroom powered by IMAA - Institute for Mergers, Acquisitions and Alliances.

Virtual Classroom, 16 - 19 September 2024
16:00 - 19:15 CEST


About Prof. Aswath Damodaran

He received his MBA and PhD from the University of California at Los Angeles. He teaches the corporate finance and valuation courses in the MBA and executive programs. Being at NYU since 1986 he has received the Stern School of Business Excellence in Teaching Award. His research interests lie in valuation, portfolio management and applied corporate finance. He has published papers in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, the Journal of Financial Economics and the Review of Financial Studies. He has published several books on valuation and corporate finance.


What you will learn

The objective of the training is to provide the fundamentals of each approach to valuation, their advantages and limitations, and extensive examples of the application of each. At the end of the programme, participants should be able to:

  • Value any kind of firm in any market, using discounted cash flow models (small and large, private and public)
  • Value a firm using multiples and comparable firms
  • Analyse and critique the use of multiples in valuation
  • Value ‘problem’ firms, such as distressed companies or start-ups
  • Estimate the effect on value of restructuring a firm.


Who participates

The mix of valuation techniques and applications in this training attracts a range of professionals including:

  • Chief Executive Officers, Board Members and Business Owners
  • Chief Financial Officers and Other Corporate Financial Staff
  • Head of Business Development, Strategy and M&A
  • Chartered Accountants, Investment Bankers and Management Consultants
  • Equity Research Analysts
  • Portfolio Managers
  • Business Angels, Venture Capital, Private Equity, and Family Offices


What is included

  • Access to live online program
  • Interaction with Q&A throughout the live sessions
  • Presentation slides (soft copy)
  • 3 months free access to IMAA e-library 
  • Certificate of attendance signed by Prof. Damodaran (soft copy)
  • Access to recorded sessions (in case you miss a live session)
  • Digital seal for social media (e.g.LinkedIn)
  • Approx. 10 CPE Credits


Delivery channel 

Online virtual classroom access provided by IMAA.