The asset manager from London was invited to give a talk to the MSc students about practical aspects of business valuation. On the agenda was a valuation of the international companies Carlsberg and Seadrill.
The course Graduated Applied Valuation emphasis to establish a framework that puts the students in a position to make managerial decisions based on an understanding of corporate value creation. Case discussions and guest lecturers are used to illustrate how corporate valuation is related to managerial decision making.
- The purpose of combining visiting professionals with practical case discussions is for the students to obtain a basic understanding of how real businesses operate, said Professor Øyvind Norli who previously taught the course.