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Diploma for graduates of prestigious Executive Master of Finance and Control for the Energy Industry today

The EMFC-EI programme is offered by the University of Groningen, PwC and Energy Delta Institute
07 February 2014

Today, Friday 7 February, fou r graduates of the Executive Master of Finance and Control for the Energy Industry (EMFC-EI) received their well-earned diploma. By completing the EMFC-EI they proved to posses the skillset, talents and drive necessary to successfully operate in the dynamic world of finance and energy. The ceremony took place at the University of Groningen where Ernst Vasbinder, Luuk Feenstra (both Gasunie), Gijs de Graaff (Shell) and Lars Brinch Danielsen (DONG Energy) –successfully defended their thesis and subsequently received their MSc.

Left to right: representatives of EDI; graduates Ernst Vasbinder, Gijs de Graaff, Luuk Feenstra and Lars Brinch Danielsen; and programme director prof. Jan Willem Velthuijsen
Left to right: representatives of EDI; graduates Ernst Vasbinder, Gijs de Graaff, Luuk Feenstra and Lars Brinch Danielsen; and programme director prof. Jan Willem Velthuijsen

The EMFC-EI is one of the most prestigious and intensive programmes of the Energy Delta Institute(EDI). The master was designed by Shell to enable top financial talents to reach their ambition and become leaders in the energy industry. The EMFC-EI is jointly offered by the University of Groningen, PwC and EDI.

Modules in international energy industry hubs

The EMFC–EI programme includes six modules in energy industry hubs such as Houston, Doha, Moscow and Rio de Janeiro. These modules address various topics, among which are strategic management, management accounting and legal aspects, all relating to the specifics of the energy industry.

Participating in the third edition of EMFC-EI

In previous editions participants from Gazprom, DONG Energy, Gasunie, Gasterra, Shell, Essent, and PwC attended. The registration process for this programme has already started as the third edition of EMFC-EI will start June, 16th in Moscow.

Vasbinder - Gasunie
Vasbinder - Gasunie
De Graaf - Shell
De Graaf - Shell
Brinch Danielsen - DONG
Brinch Danielsen - DONG
Feenstra - Gasunie
Feenstra - Gasunie

Graduates and representatives of EDI, University of Groningen and PwC:

Graduates and representatives of EDI, University of Groningen and PwC
Graduates and representatives of EDI, University of Groningen and PwC
Last modified:01 February 2018 2.06 p.m.

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