Finance programmes

Our world-leading finance faculty will equip you with knowledge of the latest trends and technologies shaping the industry.

Programmes in Finance (applications are open):

Finance for Non-Financial Leaders
28 - 30 June 2023 (in-person)
28 - 30 November 2023 (in-person)

View our leadership and personal development programmes.

Why choose Bayes Executive Education for your training in finance?

  • Learn from our world-class faculty who have experience working as practitioners, advisers and non-executive board members within the banking and finance sector
  • Choose training courses to suit your level of experience and availability
  • Choose from a variety of open programmes and custom training courses to suit your needs.

Invest in your workforce with our custom finance programmes

By investing in the professional development of your employees, you will renew their skills and knowledge to give them exactly what they need to attain their goals and yours.

Our custom finance programmes are ranked 2nd in London (Financial Times Executive Education Custom ranking 2019). We’ll work with you to deliver customised programmes to fit your business need and goals. Find out more about our custom programmes.

Academic experts teaching on Bayes Executive Education

Dr. Danielle Lyssimachou

Danielle is an Associate Professor in Accounting (equivalent to Reader) and Course Director of the BSc Accounting and Finance degree at Bayes Business School. Danielle holds a PhD in Accounting & Finance from Manchester Business School, an MSc in Industrial and Financial Economics from the University of Gothenburg in Sweden and undergraduate degrees in Accounting and Marketing from Greece and Ireland. Prior to joining academia she worked as a management accountant in the healthcare sector.

Danielle has extensive experience teaching accounting & finance courses at undergraduate, MSc, MBA and Executive Education level in the UK, the US, the Channel Islands, the UAE, France, Azerbaijan and Indonesia. Known for her passion for teaching, she has received numerous recognitions and awards for her commitment to teaching excellence, including Student Voice Awards for Best Teaching and for Overall Achievement by City, University of London.

Dr Pawel Bilinski

Professor Pawel Bilinski is the Director of the Centre for Financial Analysis and Reporting Research. He was also the Course Director of the MSc in Corporate Finance and of the BSC Accounting and Finance at Bayes Business School. In 2023, he was elected to the Board of the European Accounting Association as the National Representative for the United Kingdom (term 2023-2026). Before joining the Accounting Group at Bayes Business School, he held posts at Manchester Business School and at Lancaster University Management School.

Pawel has experience teaching accounting (financial and managerial accounting) and finance courses at Executive, MBA, MSc, and undergraduate level in the UK, Hong Kong, Dubai, Shanghai and the Channel Islands and Saudi Arabia.

Dr Ivana Raonic

Ivana joined Bayes in 2004. She received her Ph.D. in Accounting and Finance from the University of Wales. Before joining Bayes, she has previously worked at the University of Siena and, before that, for PriceWaterhouseCoopers. Her research interests include international accounting, empirical financial accounting research, corporate governance and financial disclosure. Ivana has published in some major journals such as the Journal of Business Finance and Accounting, Abacus and European Accounting Review. Her teaching experience includes Financial Statement Reporting and Analysis, Equity Investments and Valuation, Security Analysis.