Trainer with indepth knowledge and experience over three booms and recessions.
Well presented, v. good knowledge.
Straight forward and simple presentation of difficult issues.
Very good content with practical overtones – always useful! Roger Baden-Powell is (once again!) excellent. He held my attention for an entire day.
Well presented, interesting war stories.
Roger tells/presents the course like a story, giving examples when appropriate to hammer home points.
Excellent delivery & ability to hold attention. Interesting content.
Very interesting and relevant.
Good explanation and clear language.
Interesting, well presented.
Very clearly explained, good insight and very good style & delivery.
Explanations are clear, concise and easy to understand.
Some excellent tips, especially around negotiations.
Anecdotes & personal stories provided an excellent, interesting (and yet relevant) detour which gave a practical insight into the content.
Thorough overview from experienced professional. Well illustrated from experience. Useful exercise.
Very good illustrative examples. Good tips on how to handle various problems when negotiating.
Good structure. Holistic approach.
Full of insights. In depth coverage of subject.
Absolutely first class with Roger being able to back up the theory and practical tips with “real life” examples which re-enforced the points made and brought them home.
Practical, interesting, memorable anecdotes which illustrated Roger’s points really well. Wasn’t expecting the course to be so interesting.
I thought the discussion around indemnities and warranties was v. useful.
Lecturer’s knowledge of subject & delivery of material was excellent & at just the correct pace.
The technical content was exactly what I was hoping for.
Quite a dry subject which could have led to a “dry” course but speaker v. good so interesting.
Easy to follow. Relevant to my job.
Very complete & thorough. Good practical tips.
Detailed explanations. Very good examples.
The examples given brought the course content to life.
Clear answers, lots of examples and stories making it a very interesting and exciting course.
The great depth of knowledge of the presenter. Good structure and delivery.
Covered wide range of JV issues.
Good depth. Lots of areas covered.
Everything was very well explained and in good detail.
Presenter had an excellent knowledge of the subject as well as related areas.
Slides are absolutely excellent.
Extremely useful course. Very practical. Great to get an insight into both sides (buyer, seller).
Simple presentation. Clearly structured, technically well mastered, illustrated with practical examples, insight on Market Practice.
Excellent use of real life examples from an experienced professional. Tips on negotiation very good.
Well delivered by a very experienced corporate finance adviser.
Section on valuation very interesting.
Real life experience makes presentation interesting.
The examples (esp. the mathematical calculations) gave a really good illustrative example of the deal structure.
Real world examples of the alternative buyer/seller views and how knowing these help the adviser on either side.
Excellent speaker with deep experience and confident presentational style.
The information provided and the quality of the presenter helped clear some key points up in my understanding.
Very well presented, extremely knowledgeable and lots of very good examples.
Superb speaker – best lecturer to concentrate & listen to ever – could listen all day!! Excellent.
Roger’s obvious experience and real life examples. The pace was also very good.
The course was very well presented, to the point and interesting. I thought that the case studies were particularly useful.
Experienced instructor with good way of explaining legal points and demonstrating practical negotiation examples.
Presentation remained interesting throughout.
All v. relevant to the areas I work in. Interesting case studies/examples.
Roger is particularly clear and articulate.
Very informative, technically excellent.
Great advice on building value in company for seller and negotiating tactics.
Presenter was excellent, making the course enjoyable.
Excellent anecdotes/personal stories from lecturer to bring the theory to life in a practical situation.
Practical tips. Very well presented.
Covered off all the key points in exactly the required level of detail.
Practical and relevant to the work I do.
Very concise. Good mix of business and legal experience.
Clear, focused with an eye on the commercial points at all times.
Very informative with useful examples.
Very practical course with interesting real life examples.
The course was logically structured and easy to follow, and Roger used lots of examples which was engaging.
Very user friendly and easy to follow.
Roger obviously has a very credible + deep understanding of the subject. Felt it was interesting and not information overload. Lots of real world examples.
Finally learned warranty and indemnity distinction.
Roger came across very well. He showed a lot of excellent technical and practical knowledge of the subject.
Good overall view of issues and procedures within corporate finance, enhanced by examples and an obvious extensive knowledge of the lecturer.
The presenter, Roger Baden-Powell, was very engaging and held my interest completely throughout.
Most interesting speaker – excellent use of examples from his own experiences.
All points were very good, and highly useful.
Good presentation of materials. Extremely knowledgeable instructor.
Very clear and easy to follow.
Great presentation – knowledgeable and easy to approach – thank you!
Clear presentation, good instructor with sound knowledge of the topics discussed.
Covered all areas and gave me a good understanding.
RBP is very clear and presents the information in a very digestible and understandable way.
Roger is a good presenter. Provides plenty of examples and brings subject to life.
Excellent delivery, superb materials. Clear, engaging presentation based on an obviously deep knowledge of the space.
Clear and well laid out, covered all main points.
Presents knowledge and insights from experience.
Speaker very knowledgeable.
- Speaker was very engaging.
- Lots of experience made subject real with examples.
- Great focus on psychology of the deal & negotiation.
Presented from a commercial perspective which as a lawyer was important.
The focus was on the overall picture rather than just the legal requirement.
Very good presentation and kept my attention throughout the day.
Clearly presented and explained illustrative examples explores the options available.
Relaxed style with reference to a number of appropriate ‘real life’ examples.
Roger’s experience shines through & his anecdotes make course feel relevant & interesting.
Case studies, breadth of material.
Very knowledgeable presenter. Enjoyed hearing stories from your own personal experiences. Covered the areas from both perspectives of the deal.
Clarifying concepts in an understandable way. Practical examples/suggestions.
Very clear and amusing in places, which helps you remember.
The anecdotes and illustrations were great.
V. clear, good pace, rounded.
Excellent interaction and discussion.
Excellent course! I had no prior knowledge of what due diligence involved & I found the course very easy to follow and very informative.
Excellent supporting documentation pack. Good pace covering topics. Well rehearsed and delivered presentation.
Extremely practical, good pace, interesting!
Very detailed and well explained.
V. well explained – lots of useful background and examples to emphasise points.
Clear and concise narrative with lots of useful tips and interesting anecdotes to illustrate points.
Interesting examples. Practical tools. Things that can be implemented.
Lecturer was extremely knowledgeable, gave lots of examples and answered all questions.
Examples of practical application were well constructed and useful to assist understanding.
Excellent presentation – enjoyed the examples.
Using specific examples on which clauses are often negotiated both from a buyer and seller’s point of view was very useful.
Anecdotes, knowledge (market, regulatory, legal).
Roger Baden-Powell was extremely interesting. I found his anecdotes fascinating and they really helped to bring the material to life.
Structured and well delivered presentation of a difficult subject.
Very structured and profound coverage of the topic.
Very good examples. Very experienced trainer.
Lots of examples, excellent knowledge sharing. Excellent course overall. Would recommend.
Really excellent knowledge brought to life with stories of personal experience. Very enjoyable.
Anecdotal material, working knowledge of the tutor. Entertaining and informative.
Speaker v. easy to listen to.
Good anecdotal examples. Excellent case study.
Good level of detail. Very interesting. Well presented.
Very clear delivery, makes a dry subject matter easy to understand.
It was extremely easy to follow, informative and very engaging.
Clear and concise explanations of each of the key elements of the main documents. Good examples and advice on negotiation tactics.
Many practical examples.
Lecturer was very interesting and well informed.
Very good pace, good examples. Plenty to get us thinking. Excellent Delivery.
Hands on experience of the trainer, not just a textbook knowledge.
Clear, structured lecture, profound knowledge!
V. good delivery of material.
Well taught and fully explained. Full range of process covered.
Excellent presenter. Gave a good feel for the subject generally. Very amusing with good use of anecdotes.
V. good real examples (and clear commercial experience).
All queries answered and well explained.
Wide coverage. Lots of examples.
Very well presented and entertaining
Extremely clear and full of practical examples.
Informative, concise, flowed well, good notes.
Very concise, coherent explanation of complex topics.
Roger’s personal experience & real life examples brought the topic to life.
Exercises were practical & helped consolidate knowledge.
Clear, well thought out presentation which served as an excellent refresher course (particularly in relation to completion accounts & completion meetings).
I have found the negotiating tips particularly useful.
Very thorough. Well presented.
Very comprehensive. Good exercises.
Interactive, user friendly, good pitch in terms of difficulty.
Really enjoyed the stories and examples as they managed to bring to life the technical content of the course.
Very informative and well presented. Covered all of the points I was looking to understand.
Very good course and well presented and relevant to current environment.
Gave some very useful informal tips and advice.
Related to size of transactions I am involved with at work.
Practical tips based on real life experience.
Detailed and fully understandable explanations.
Very clear and to the point presentation by speaker.
Very commercial, well structured, good examples.
Funny anecdotes to make the course more vivid.
Good clear explanations and examples.
Excellent presentation, interesting and good to hear real life examples. I will be recommending that this course is repeated in future years.
The practical examples given were helpful and interesting.
Clarity, humour & anecdotes. Well presented & informative. Thanks Roger.
Excellent/exhaustive content – very comprehensive.
The course was directly to the point as advertised. V. good.
Kept to smaller companies (as advertised). Good tips on tactics.
Good technical coverage.
Practical rather than theoretical approach.
Clear, interesting, engaging. Great delivery.
Clearly exampled technical legal concepts (warranties). Friendly presentation style.
Small number of delegates made the interaction very good.
Covered a lot of ground at the right level of detail.
Covered all important areas. Good pointers to use in negotiations.
Followed logical steps from beginning to end with personal examples provided for reference.
Good overview of key areas. Completion meeting matters v. useful to me – exercise very good.
Experienced teacher, good lecturer, stories from real life, inspiring.
Easy to follow up, clear and fluent.
Very experienced presenter. A lot of practical examples.
The use of examples brought home the points. Knowing how to deal with clients is also good.
Great use of real life experience/stories.
Very clear and concise.
Comprehensive handout. V. good teacher. Wealth of knowledge and experience.
Good delivery and use of real life examples.
Easy to understand and picture the different situations.
Practical examples and experiences shared. Excellent materials.
All the course was relevant and perfectly delivered.
Very clear, lots of personal experience – so not simply academic.
Very interesting materials and good presentation with RBP giving examples made the whole course interesting.
Excellent examples and exercises.
Right balance of administrative necessities of corporate finance and practical business advice.