News About LSBF
London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) today announced the appointment of Rathakrishnan Govind as its new Global CEO. Having successfully led LSBF in Singapore’s operations for nearly four years, driving double-digit growth year-on-year, he will now progress to a global role, in which he will lead LSBF’s UK and international operations. The new role will manage all opportunities for London, Singapore and globally, looking to expand their international activity.
LSBF Great Minds: “For global clients you need global capabilities”, says Deloitte’s former global chairman Steve Almond
London, 12 April 2017 - As former Global Chairman at Deloitte, the largest professional services network, Steve Almond has gained considerable experience in the world of financial services.
London, 6 March 2017 – London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has scored a double at the 2017 PQ Awards ceremony, held at the Café de Paris on Tuesday 21 February. Writing its name in the book of winners once again, LSBF stood out from the competition in two categories - “Best Use of Social Media” and “Distance Learning Student of the Year” – showing its ability to innovate and widen access to education.
London, 2 February 2017 - London School of Business and Finance’s (LSBF) students, staff and resources have been shortlisted for the PQ Magazine Awards 2017. With a total of five nominations, including Accountancy College of the Year for LSBF in Singapore, LSBF is in the run for one of the best established accolades in the accountancy industry for another consecutive year.
London, 23 January 2017 – London School of Business & Finance (LSBF) has become the official provider of ACCA tuition materials for PwC in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). The partnership will see LSBF as the sole provider of training materials leading to the Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) qualification to thousands of PwC staff across 29 countries.
LSBF in Singapore launches BSc in Banking Practice & Management in partnership with The London Institute of Banking & Finance
London, 4 January 2017 – London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) in Singapore is proud to announce the launch of a new Bachelor’s degree in Banking Practice and Management, which will provide students with globally-recognised British degree. The 3-year programme will be awarded by The London Institute of Banking & Finance, and will cover the essential elements of the financial services industry and the external environment in which it operates.
LSBF in Singapore Named Best Private School in Accountancy, Hospitality and Tourism at 2016 Training & Education Development Awards
London School of Business and Finance in Singapore is proud to announce that it has won three awards at this year’s Training & Education Development Awards. At the ceremony, held on the December 1st, the school received awards for The Best Private School in Accountancy and The Best Private School in Hospitality & Tourism, along with The Gold Award for Corporate Training for Financial Management.
London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) is proud to announce the expansion of its Executive Education portfolio to 33 exclusive programmes, after recently being accredited by the British Accreditation Council. The new suite of programmes, which will be open to both domestic and international applicants, includes a range of short programmes and postgraduate certificate courses which are tailored to the needs of working professionals.
LSBF Great Minds: “It’s important to unify people at all levels of a business,” says MD of KPMG Boxwood
As part of the LSBF Great Minds series, Chris Wakerley MBE, Managing Director and Co-Founder of KPMG Boxwood, discussed his experiences of business in an interview with Dr Steve Priddy, Head of Research at London School of Business and Finance (LSBF).
Mr Wakerley co-founded Boxwood in 2000. The company has worked across a range of sectors - including retail, infrastructure, private equity and life sciences – and was acquired by KPMG in 2015.
In a live interview with London School of Business and Finance (LSBF), Kath Easthope, Managing Director of Bite Global – an agency which delivers innovative marketing and communications solutions, spoke about how the industry’s landscape has become more exciting to be a part of.
Speaking with Dr Steve Priddy, LSBF’s Director of Research and Academic Dean, Ms Easthope explained the history of Bite and how they became a successful company, what she looks for in a “Biter” (the affectionate term