Round 1 Information

What are the Financial Modeling World Championships?

The Financial Modeling World Championships (ModelOff) are the world’s largest finance and financial modeling competition in the world. This international competition attracts thousands of leading professionals and students from more than 100 countries who take part each year. People complete in ModelOff for many reasons:


How does the World Championship work?

Competitors progress through two Online Qualification Rounds that typically last for 2 hours each. These involve answering a variety of real-world​ challenges and chase studies developed by the ModelOff Question Design Team. The World’s Top 16 then advance to Finals Event held in London, which is held during the ModelOff Global Training Camp. See the FAQs to learn more about ModelOff.



ModelOff Finals 2016 Judges

Maria Shevchenko

Vice President, EMEA Investment Banking Product & Market Development
S&P Global Market Intelligence
Maria Shevchenko

Roger Govier

8-time Microsoft Excel MVP
Senior Partner
Roger Govier


ModelOff Question Design Team

Dan Mayoh

Managing Director
Dan Mayoh

Alex Gordon

Manager | Strategic Value Consulting
Alex Gordon MO

Hilary Smart

Hilary Smart MO


Following a hugely successful GTC in London, ModelOff is thrilled to announce five Global Training Camps will be held in 2016. More than 250 people attended the event at Microsoft from December 3-4, amongst them Excel Experts, Microsoft Excel’s Product Team, finance professionals and top students. We’ll take things to the next level in 2016, with the GTC Series heading to Sydney, Toronto, Hong Kong, and London.

Visit the GTC website >>

Our 2015 ModelOff Meetup Series saw 2400+ financial modelers, Excel enthusiasts and business professionals come together across 16 free networking events held in 12 countries. With such great support we’re doing it all over again in 2016 with 17 Meetups planned across APAC, EMEA and the Americas.

See Dates and Locations for ModelOff Meetups in 2016

Major Partners