*SMU-Deloitte Corporate Financial Risk Management Masterclass

Move beyond your traditional roles to become strategists and catalysts to drive effective change for business.

The masterclass consists of a series of 2-day workshops that provide a holistic approach to effective financial risk management. The practice-oriented curricula include funding strategy, managing liquidity and market volatilities, and future-proofing treasury with technology to enhance efficiency and security.


Programme Code


Programme Objectives

  • Understand the strategic shift in treasury agenda

  • Know the framework for treasury architect, systems and processes

  • Learn to future-proof treasury with technology, data management & human capital strategy

  • Apply effective strategies to manage funding, liquidity, interest rate & foreign exchange exposures

  • Gain insights from corporate cases

Who Should Attend

CFOs, financial controllers, accountants, financial and risk management professionals in corporate treasury functions


Day 1

Transformation of Corporate Treasury

  • Global trends & challenges in financial risk management

  • Shifting treasury agenda from transactional to strategic

  • Framework for platform, architect, systems and processes

  • Future-proofing treasury - technology, data management, cyber security & human capital strategy

  • Building the treasury systems business cases


Day 2

Financial Risk Management - A Corporate Perspective

  • Establishing sound treasury policies

  • Importance of bank & investor management

  • Framework for funding, liquidity, interest rate & foreign exchange strategies

  • Managing interest rate & foreign exchange exposures

  • Insights from corporate cases

Level of Proficiency



Upon meeting the minimum attendance requirement and passing the assessment, participants will receive a Certificate of Completion.

Type of Course





Full Fee: S$2,140 per pax (incl. GST)


SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) Funding for Individuals:

  • S$642 (incl. GST) for Singapore Citizens and Singapore Permanent Residents
  • S$242 (incl. GST) for Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above


SkillsFuture Series
Course fee grant at 70% of course fees (excl. GST) for participants who are successfully enrolled by SMU into approved courses under the Programme. Participants must be Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents.

SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy ("MCES")
Up to 90% of course fees for Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

Enhanced Training Support for SMEs ("ETSS")
Up to 90% of course fees; and 80% of basic hourly salary capped at $7.50/hr for local employees of SMEs

SkillsFuture Credit
Singapore Citizens aged 25 and above, and self-funding may use their SkillsFuture Credit (up to S$500) to defray part of the course fee. Please click User Guide on how to submit your claim. SkillsFuture Credit claims may be submitted by logging in via MySkillsFuture.sg.


Tertiary qualifications, working in/supporting corporate treasury functions 

Course Dates

5 & 12 May 2018
Sat 09:00 - 17:00

Contact Us

For enquiries, please contact Jaclyn Mah at 6828 0254, Diane Sew at  6808 5117, or email fti@smu.edu.sg

Programme Policies

Please click here for the programme policies, terms and conditions. 

Trainer's Biography

Benny Koh has over 20 years of global treasury experience. Prior to joining Deloitte in 2015 as the partner to lead Deloitte’s Southeast Asia Treasury advisory practice, Benny spent about 15 years in corporate treasury with Temasek Holdings and General Electric Company. 


Kelvin Loo has over 13 years’ banking experience in corporate advisory of global financial markets. Kelvin joined the corporate sector in 2009. As CFO of a listed REIT, overseeing capital and risk management strategy. Kelvin has been actively engaged in financial trainings for about 15 years. He holds a Master of Finance from the Macquarie University. He is also a Chartered Accountant.