Corporate finance qualification: Experience route

See how you can get your Corporate Finance (CF) Qualification via the experience route.

The CF experience route enables senior-level individuals working in corporate finance to earn the CF Qualification based on their extensive experience. It formally recognizes your achievements in corporate finance through an examination of your experience.

BENEFITS:

  • recognition of your experience: Earn the CF Qualification through an extensive review of your experience and expertise.
  • career enhancement: Earn recognition at a senior level as a professional in the field of corporate finance
  • prestige: Successful applicants are awarded the CF Qualification as a recognition of their achievement.
  • rigour: A panel of corporate finance experts reviews applications to ensure professional sector expertise.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

In order to qualify via the experience route, you must submit an application form demonstrating your ability to meet the following criteria:

The CF experience route enables senior-level individuals working in corporate finance to earn the CF Qualification based on their extensive experience. It formally recognizes your achievements in corporate finance through an examination of your experience.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

In order to qualify via the experience route, you must submit an application form demonstrating your ability to meet the following criteria:

  • currently working in a role performing substantial work in the area of corporate finance
  • minimum of eight years of corporate finance experience
  • material involvement in at least six completed deals in the eight years immediately preceding the application date
  • senior lead on deals for at least the last three years (for example: level of partner within a firm of accountants, managing director in a private equity firm)
  • involvement in the corporate finance community
  • minimum of two peer references

APPLICATION FORMS

In addition to completing the experience route application form, you must also complete the top portion of the peer recognition form and send it to your peer referees for further completion by them. See the forms for complete instructions.