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Why Learning is Not a Luxury in Treasury with Mina Nasif


About this episode

Learning doesn’t end when you become qualified, get a degree, or get hired in treasury. It’s an ongoing process for individuals, treasury departments, and the industry as a whole. To talk all about learning and adapting in treasury, Mina Nasif, the Chief Visionary Officer “CVO” at Beacon FinTrain, joins this episode of The Treasury Career Corner. Mina is also, on a voluntary basis, the Managing Director, Partnerships, MEA with AFP. He’s a Certified Treasury Professional and a former CTP Instructor and Corporate Treasury Consultant. He was previously the CEO at Beacon FinConsult and the Group Treasury Manager at TAQA Arabia. Beacon FinTrain is one of the leading providers in Financial Learning & Development solutions in Egypt and the MENA. They provide an array of professional business and financial training services that stem from improving a corporate's treasury workflow — all the way to implementing efficient finance training programs. With a proven track record of world-class financial training for more than 15 years, Beacon has become ‘The Ideal Financial Lecturer’ for many leading organizations, either developing its employees or consulting its financial records. They are also an authorized learning partner by AFP, FMI, and the Frankfurt School of Finance. They provide CTP, FP&A, CFM, CFA, ACI-DC, and IFRS certifications.

On the podcast Mina Nasif and I discussed…

  • What it’s like to work in global treasury
  • Why it’s so important to build relationships in this industry
  • How learning is not a luxury and is key to adapting as an individual or a company
  • How treasury has adapted to the pandemic
  • Why treasurers should use a digital treasury management system
  • Why perseverance is a key skill you need for a career in treasury
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