Who should attend
This programme is aimed at function heads and C-suite, as well as mid to senior level executives considering the longer-term strategy of the business.
In particular, this will suit those working within sustainability and/or innovation, as well as those looking to effect change or dealing with risk within the organisation.
About the course
The Circular Economy model is one that requires organisations across the value chain to explore adopting disruptive technologies based on improving asset life; adopting mechanisms for reusing, repairing and remanufacturing in the production process. The aim of circularity is to put back into the system everything relating to production, distribution and consumption, in order to extract as much value as possible from the resources and materials we utilise. The Circular Economy can be considered as an enabler to achieving overall sustainability in our economy.
This new programme will look at the importance of sustainability with respect to development goals and business models, and will examine its financial implications for an organisation. You will learn how to design end-user value propositions which will lead to increased cost efficiency, production effectiveness and business performance.
The new Live Online format of this programme offers the unique opportunity to network with a diverse group of peers, from different regions, industries and sectors.
The Circular Economy Centre (CEC)
Located within CJBS, the Circular Economy Centre is one of the 19 research centres based at the School combining academic vigour alongside practitioner engagement. The Centre’s research focuses on Circular Economy concepts and business models, as well as the policy and business contexts in which they operate. The CEC aims to achieve impact via deep engagement with organisations and their management challenges.
- An introduction to Circular Economy and sustainability issues
- An introduction to Circular Economy and sustainability business models
- Impact investing models
- Sustainability finance instruments and models
- Circular Economy and cost management and control
- Impact on cost and revenue and your balance sheet
- Impact on financial ratios.
- Learn and assess the difference between a traditional economic model and Circular Economic model in order to achieve sustainability goals of business and society
- Establish the business and financial case for adopting a Circular Economy model
- Explore the concept of a circularity-by-design approach and understand how to incorporate those principles into your organisation
- Understand the application of process innovation and supply chain management in a Circular Economy.
Director of Cambridge Judge Business School Professor of Management Studies Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. (Darmstadt Institute of Technology), MBA (University of Tennessee, Knoxville), PhD (Stanford Graduate School of Business) Research interests How organisations make innovation happen; this includes...
Senior Faculty in Management Practice Director of the Executive MBA Programme Director of the Circular Economy Centre (CEC) Director of the Middle East Research Centre Fellow of Clare Hall College PhD (University of Nottingham) Research interests Corporate finance; financial and managerial strat...
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Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.