The London FP&A Circle meeting: New Age of Zero Based Budgeting
The London FP&A Circle meeting
 The London FP&A Circle meeting is proudly sponsored by:
prevero     Michael PageThe London FP&A Circle meeting

The 9th London FP&A Circle will take place on 18 June 2019 and will be devoted to the new age of Zero-Based Budgeting (ZBB). ZBB is a well-known concept but it has been given a new life lately as an enabler for driver-based modelling and flexible planning.

London FP&A Circle is the educational and networking platform of the International FP&A Board which shares the latest professional trends and developments with the UK FP&A community. The Circle is open to both senior and mid-level finance practitioners.

Attendance is complimentary and the event is vendor-agnostic


A New Age of Zero Based Budgeting


Tuesday, 18 June 2019


6-30 pm – 7-00 pm       Registrations, networking, light food and refreshments
7-00 pm – 8-30 pm       Presentations and Q&A
8-30 pm – 9-30 pm       Networking



  • Zero Based Budgeting (ZBB): key definitions and principles
  • ZBB as a basis for flexible Driver-Based Planning
  • Case studies from the field: 
    • “ZBB in Kraft Heinz”.  Tom Vanoverschelde, Portfolio Finance Director at Capita
    • "The Link between ZBB and Driver-Based Planning". William Howell, Head of FP&A at Honda (UK manufacturing)
    • “Zero-based EVERYTHING“. Tanbir Jasimuddin, Head of Shared Services at Slater and Gordon UK
  • Conclusions and Recommendations

With a background of internal audit, Tom moved into the business and has done multiple FP&A, commercial finance and finance director roles. His current role is with outsourcing and technology firm Capita, where he is the finance director for the financial services portfolio.

Tom was heavily involved in setting up and managing the Zero Based Budgeting process within Heinz after that company was taken over by private equity fund 3G Capital.


Meeting Venue:


Michael Page
1st Floor, Victoria House
Southampton Row
London, WC1B 4JB

Participation in the FP&A Circle events is complimentary and by invitation only, with 60-70 attendees per meeting. The forum is vendor-agnostic and exclusive to finance practitioners.

We will not be able to confirm places for vendors, consultants and the unemployed.

The meeting is oversubscribed and the registration process is closed now.

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