Hands-on experience of reading the Financial Statements

Brief Profile of The Speaker: Mr. Satish is an accomplished professional with over 17 years of experience in operations management. He holds an MBA in Finance, a B.Com degree, and a Diploma in Modern Office Practice. With expertise in Oracle R12, NetSuite, Intacct, and MS Applications, he has worked with esteemed organizations like Consero Global and Accenture. Besides his corporate experience, Mr. Satish is passionate about corporate social responsibility and actively volunteers for the cause. He also has a keen interest in options and futures trading and is proficient in MS Excel. In addition to his professional accomplishments, he has guest lectured at Devanga Sangha First Grade College and Dayananda Sagar College of Arts, Science & Commerce, demonstrating his commitment to knowledge-sharing and mentorship.

Flow of the event: During the lecture, the speaker explained the concept of the “tower structure” in corporate accounting, which involves organizing financial data into hierarchical levels for easier analysis. He then went on to discuss the importance of establishing a chart of accounts and proper categorization of accounts. The speaker also explained the process of creating final accounts and the activities involved before finalization. Various types of reconciliation, including bank reconciliation and debtors/creditors reconciliation, were discussed. The process of reconciliation using MS Excel was thoroughly explained to the students.

Learnings From the Event: The key learning from this lecture is that proper organization and categorization of financial information is essential for accurate reporting and analysis, and that careful attention to detail is required throughout the accounting process, including reconciliation and finalization.

About ISBR: ISBR Business School, Bangalore-based, Top Class B School for PGDM or MBA, Consistently ranked as best B School in India, AICTE-CII Platinum Category, with multiple specializations