OREANDA-NEWS. June 19, 2012. McKinsey has organized CFO Forum 2012 in London to share leading practices in treasury, risk management, compliance and capital markets.

UK capital hosted CFO Forum 2012 on 15 June. The event opened with three speeches of McKinsey partners, who tried to forecast the development of the global economy and give practical advice to CFOs on what to do in a particular scenario. Three sessions continued the forum offering delegates to choose one of four subjects.

The Forum attracted chief financial officers from the biggest companies of the world. System Capital Management was represented by CFO Margarita Povazhnaya.

"Modern economic conditions are highly uncertain and thus bear more risks. Minimising those risks is an objective of a CFO. Such forums help CFOs to see the outlooks and outline an action plan helping a business to remain effective in any external economic environment," said Margarita Povazhnaya.

System Capital Management (SCM) is a professional investor, the managing company of the biggest Ukrainian financial and industrial group focusing on mining and metals, power generation and distribution and finance.  The company also operates in other sectors including telecommunications, media and real estate, retail, clay mining, petroleum products trade, agriculture, pharmaceuticals trade, heavy engineering and transportation.

SCM Group includes Metinvest Holding, DTEK, First Ukrainian International Bank, Renaissance Capital Bank, ASKA and ASKA-Life insurance companies, Vega Telecommunications Group, Ukraina Media Group, Segodnya Multimedia publishing holding, ESTA Holding (real estate), Ukrainskiy Retail  (retail), UMG (clay mining), Parallel (petroleum products operator), HarvEast  (agriculture), Ukrainian Pharmacy Holding, Mining Machines holding, Portinvest  transportation holding and others.