Unlike the more technical financial modeling books on the market which often require knowledge of VBA (Visual Basic for Applications), this book provides beginning or intermediate level computer users with a comprehensive guide to building financial models using Microsoft Excel, the most popular spreadsheet program available. Building Financial Models with Microsoft Excel provides step-by-step instructions on the building of financial models using Excel and the accompanying CD-ROM contains sample Excel worksheets to guide the reader.
- Unlike more technical books that require knowledge of VBA, Proctor provides a reference for the beginning or intermediate level computer user.
- Covers All the Necessary Essentials of Financial Modeling for MBA students and CFA exam takers to real world practitioners familiar with Excel.
- Paperback: 380 pages
- Publisher: Wiley; 2 edition (22 February 2010)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 8126525150
- ISBN-13: 978-8126525157
- Product Dimensions: 22.6 x 15.2 x 1.8 cm
About the Author
K. Scott Proctor CFA, is Executive Director at AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, a leading global pharmaceutical company. Proctor has experience across the fields of information technology, finance and science. Prior to his role at AstraZeneca, Proctor was chief information officer of GE (General Electric) Healthcare Life Sciences, based in Uppsale, Sweden. Proctor was also a founding Principal of Vawter Capital, a private equity investment firm, and the Director of Investment Analytics at SNL Financial, a financial information provider. Prior to that, Proctor was the Chief Financial Officer of Illuminis, an Intel- and MCI-funded healthcare information systems company. He earned his MBA from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia.