BEST YOUNG FINANCE TEAM
OF THE YEAR - AWARD EVENT
In 2019, Emmanuel Cottem (Vandemoortele), Eline Demeulemeester (Linum) and Koen Lacroix (VIB) were elected as Best Young Finance Team of The Year by a jury consisting of experienced CFOs. Unfortunately, due to the Covid-19 pandemic we were not able to organize the 2020 edition, but the 2021 edition will be double so good!
Our 21 participants will get to know during this award show who gets to take the award home...
It's all about discovering new elements and facets of finance!
The participants were ntroduced to the challenges and responsibilities of the finance function of real-life companies. during a 3-day bootcamp. They were challenged with cases of Barco, Kinepolis and Upgrade Estate. They received the opportunity to develop their skills and gain knowledge in different domains such as financial analysis, risk management, strategy management... Their soft skills such as leadership, negotiating and presentation techniques also received a boost!
ELINE DEMEULEMEESTER, FINANCIAL BUSINESS CONTROLLER AT LINUM GROUP: This event was very instructive and we developed quite some skills in a broad context. It's also interesting to meet other people with a financial background and to inspire each other.
THE AWARD EVE?T
On December 9 (2021), the award ceremony for the Best Young Finance Team competition, where the teams have worked during the past months on cases brought to them by the CFO's of Barco, Kinepolis and Upgrade Estate, takes place in an amazing venue. We organize this official ceremony in order to bring young finance professionals together and to inspire them with a program filled with workshops and keynotes. You can expect an evening full of live music, good food and countless networking opportunities!
12u - 18u
During the afternoon we offer a broad programme with workshops such as networking, data analytics in excel, thinking outside the box, ... Also a visit in the Rodenbach Brewery is a possibility! The full programme will be posted here very soon.
18u - ...
Our keynote of the evening is Daan De Wever, CEO of Destiny. Destiny knew a tremendous growth during the last few years. Daan shares with us his story as entrepreneur, the succes factors of the growth of his company and his expectations of the finance function as an entrepreneur.
After his keynote, we will announce the winners of the award and end the evening with a walking dinner