Professional Services Champions League (PSCL) is pleased to officially announce today that London, United Kingdom has been chosen as the host city for the 2015 Financial Modeling World Championships (“ModelOff).
ModelOff is the largest professional competition for Financial Analysis, Microsoft Excel and Financial Modeling in the world. Nearly 4,000 participants from 107 countries participated in 2014. The World Championship Finals will feature as a showcase event to conclude the 2-day ModelOff Financial Analysis Conference in London that will be broadcast live around the world.
“The ModelOff event had proud and successful foundations in New York. The City of London competes with New York City for the status of the world’s major financial centre. We believe the committed support from the British Government and leading stakeholders in the Financial Services community will allow us to take Financial Analysis education, networking and skills development to the next world-class level” said Johann Odou, Chief Executive Officer of the 2015 ModelOff Financial Modeling World Championship.
“London has a huge timezone advantage,” says Mark Doehmann, Chairman of the Professional Services Champions League. “The opportunity helps improve timezones for Competition Testing and Live broadcast of the ModelOff Conference during the normal business day for the east and the west”.
Confirmed dates and locations for the online qualification rounds and world finals will be announced soon.