Practical Advice for Adopting the New Lease Accounting Standards - Nakisa and Protiviti

Practical Advice for Adopting the New Lease Accounting Standards - Nakisa and Protiviti

Organizations worldwide have already started to grapple with the enormous challenge of complying the new IFRS 16 and ASC 842 lease accounting standards. Join Nakisa and Protiviti’s experts in lease accounting as they cover key lessons-learned from real-life projects and industry best practices for adopting the new lease accounting standards. The goal of this webinar is to provide accountants and other financial professionals with additional perspective on the FASB/IASB’s upcoming rule changes regarding accounting for leases, while providing practical advice and proven techniques for implementing these changes.

Key Takeaways:

  1. Learnings to Date: Proviti’s Madhu Mathew is an expert in the new lease accounting standards. Hear about his experiences working with the world’s largest organizations on their compliance projects and understand the key steps to take and tips to make your project successful.
     
  2. Technical Accounting: Understand how to handle key scenarios that are not clearly defined by the new standards such as evergreen leases and restoration costs. While navigating the grey zones of the new lease accounting standards, Nakisa’s technical accountants will cover financial reporting and key considerations for a non-calendar fiscal year company.
     
  3. Making Your Deadlines: Learn how technology can help streamline adoption of the new standards and simplify lease accounting. Discover how Nakisa’s new Rapid Configuration allows users to configure their lease accounting system in 4 minutes.

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Speakers:

Madhu Matthew
Associate Director,
Enterprise Application Solutions Practice,
Protiviti

Madhu Mathew is an Associate Director in the Enterprise Application Solutions practice at Protiviti and based in New York. Madhu has been with Protiviti for the past ten years supporting clients with their needs regarding Nakisa Lease Administration, SAP GRC Access Control and SAP Security Optimization projects.

Puja Mehta
Technical Accountant,
Nakisa

Puja Mehta is a Technical Accountant in the Center of Excellence at Nakisa. Puja has many years of experience in corporate accounting and specialized expertise in IFRS and US GAAP. Puja works closely with global companies across various sectors, ensuring compliance with new lease accounting standards. A proficient user of ERP technologies, Puja is able to provide insight into best practices for implementing Nakisa Lease Administration. Through her experiences with project specification and design, Puja has learned how to integrate lease accounting technology with various ERPs, while minimizing the disruption to existing business processes. Puja has been involved in the development of Nakisa Lease Administration, working in an advisory capacity to ensure that all new features and product enhancements are compliant with the IASB and FASB regulations.

CPE Credits Offered: 1

 

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Webinar
Date
24 Oct 2018
Time
01:00 PM to 02:00 PM EDT
Location
United States
Event Type
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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