Professional Breakfast with Chris Barnes from Velux – Students only Event

About the event

Please note: this event is for current MBA students only.

Please join our coffee meeting with FTMBA alum Chris Barnes, Finance Director of the NW European Region at Velux.

These are informal breakfast meetings with a professional from the industry who will talk to you about their career journey since completing their Full-time MBA at CBS. For the some of the meetings, the alumn will be joined by a colleague from HR/Employer Branding. This is an opportunity to understand more about a particular job role or industry that you are interested in or hear about an MBA who had a similar profile to you. It is designed to help start your networking process. These events are optional, but sign-up is required.

About the Speaker

Chris Barnes graduated from his FTMBA in 2017. He currently works as a Finance Director at Velux, where he recently started aftter having been in multiple finance functions for nearly 4 years at Carlsberg Group. He is a highly commercial and strategic finance professional, with several years’ experience in corporate finance, analytical and finance partnering roles. He works with stakeholder engagement – serving both financial and non-financial stakeholders alike. Chris has an in depth experience with financial modelling, project and investment appraisal analysis, forecasting and financial planning for existing business ventures and new strategic projects.

Velux is a Danish manufacturing company focused on roof windows for pitched and flat roofs to bring daylight and fresh air indoors. They employ 11,500 people and  is headquartered north of Copenhagen in Denmark.

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Please register no later than: November 23, 12:00