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The Impact of COVID-19 on Lease Accounting: Building Resilience in a Challenging Economy

Watch this webinar to turn uncertainty into an action plan. 

A Nakisa Webinar

Gain better understanding on the role of technology to achieve optimal cost saving 


By watching this webinar, you will:

Understand the lease accounting impacts stemming from the economic and financial markets effects of the COVID-19 outbreak

Have opportunities to ask any questions you may have on the lease accounting impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak

Gain insights into addressing complex challenges including impairment, discount rate, and lease reassessments

Franco Massaro

Technical Accounting Advisor, Nakisa 

Franco Massaro is a Nakisa subject matter expert on lease accounting and IFRS 16, ASC 842, and GASB 87 standards. He joined Nakisa in 2019 and has close to 10 years of experience in business, accounting, and finance. Prior to joining Nakisa, Franco worked for CN in corporate accounting. There, he was involved in multiple financial optimization projects, coupled with deep dive analyses of markets and financial performance, and technical advancements (including RPA, and AI) with respect to financial workflow. On a personal note, Franco states, “I have a passion for analysis, optimization and finance. Technological savviness is critical in an evolving and competitive world. Moving with technology, while leveraging individual experiences and knowledge, is the key to continued success.”



The COVID-19 pandemic has had significant impact on the global market. The trickle-down repercussions of the outbreak affect accounting and reporting processes world-wide, including lease accounting. Specifically, lease accounting concerns include temporary property closures and supply-chain lags, among others.

In this webinar, Nakisa’s subject matter expert will address lease accounting challenges resulting from the COVID-19 outbreak and share the industry best practices to stay resilient in a challenging economy. You can gain insight into informed decision-making and optimal cost saving to navigate your lease accounting operation through uncertainty.

Watch  this webinar to learn the lease accounting impacts of the COVID-19 and best practices to stay resilient in a challenging economy.

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