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Operational and Strategic Risk Assessment

This course offers professionals essential insights into the impact of aging demographics on financial services. Participants will explore the macr...

Event Overview

In our changing economic environment, financial experts are confronted with challenges. This course is crafted to guide CFOs, Controllers, and finance executives through the complexities of managing operational and strategic risks in a world reshaped by disruptions. It focuses on critical issues like workforce dynamics, skill shortages, and the retirement of key personnel, providing participants with the strategies and knowledge to navigate these obstacles effectively.

With a practical approach, this training is essential for financial professionals seeking to enhance their ability to analyze risks, create strategic plans, and lead their organizations confidently under uncertain conditions. The curriculum is designed to equip attendees with the necessary skills to accurately assess threats and opportunities, ensuring they are well- prepared to make strategic decisions that promote organizational resilience and adaptability.

Event Sessions

Wednesday, July 17, 2024
Day #1
Operational and Strategic Risk Assessment
Management Services | 2 Credits
Francis X. Ryan
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM America/New_York

In our changing economic environment, financial experts are confronted with challenges. This course is crafted to guide CFOs, Controllers, and finance executives through the complexities of managing operational and strategic risks in a world reshaped by disruptions. It focuses on critical issues like workforce dynamics, skill shortages, and the retirement of key personnel, providing participants with the strategies and knowledge to navigate these obstacles effectively.

With a practical approach, this training is essential for financial professionals seeking to enhance their ability to analyze risks, create strategic plans, and lead their organizations confidently under uncertain conditions. The curriculum is designed to equip attendees with the necessary skills to accurately assess threats and opportunities, ensuring they are well- prepared to make strategic decisions that promote organizational resilience and adaptability.

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Event Instructors

Francis X. Ryan

Wapwallopen, PA
President, F.X. Ryan & Associates

Francis “Frank” X. Ryan, CPA, CGMA
Col. USMCR(Ret)

Frank Ryan is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA)and CGMA and is a graduate of Mt. St. Mary’s College where he graduated Summa Cum Laude in 1973. He received his MBA from the University of Maryland in 1977. He served three terms as a member of the PA House of Representatives and retired in 2022.

Prior to his election, Frank Ryan’s practice included serving as an expert in corporate restructurings and management. His book called “Revolutionizing Accounting for Decision Making” was published in 2016 which focused on lean systems and process controls.

A retired Marine Reserve Colonel, he was recalled to active duty in December 2004 and served with Multi-National Force-Iraq until June 2005. Prior to his initial retirement in 2002, Frank served as the Central Command Special Operations Officer during Operation Enduring Freedom.

He believes strongly in volunteerism and public service.
Frank’s volunteerism is not relegated to meeting rooms. He walked 2806 miles across America in 2014 to raise awareness of the needs of children with emotional and behavior issues and for developmentally disabled children. He has written a book called “Life Lessons Learned – Amazing Stories of my Walk Across America for Children”.

His personal military decorations include three Legions of Merit, the Bronze Star Medal, the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Navy Commendation Medal and the U. S. Army Commendation Medal.

He is the extremely proud father of four wonderful children, and nine super grandchildren and his beautiful partner and wife, Sherrie.

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All of our seminars and conferences are NASBA approved  according to the Statement on Standards for Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Programs (Standards).

Your Registration Includes:

  • Virtual live instructor lead presentation
  • Q&A with the live instructor
  • Course materials (PDF & Sample Materials)
  • One year access to course materials
  • Completion certificate

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