ZU partners with Al Fardan to train 100 Emiratis
Sharjah 24: Zayed University (ZU) has partnered with Al Fardan Exchange to provide free online training to 100 UAE students and alumni on combating money laundering, identifying counterfeit currency and risk management.
The agreement was signed on October 3, 2021 at the Zayed University campus in Abu Dhabi by Hasan Fardan Al Fardan, CEO of Al Fardan Exchange, and Hassan Al Najjar, Zayed University board member and founder In focus Media.
According to the agreement, Zayed University will appoint Emirati students to join the Al Fardan exchange program as part of the UAE’s initiative for the next 50 years to introduce new plans, including strategies to encourage more Emiratis to work in the private sector rather than the public sector, where the vast majority work.
Hassan Al Najjar, Board Member of Zayed University and Founder of In focus Media, said: “Banks and foreign exchange houses today will undoubtedly need to change their business models in the near future, notably with the emergence of FinTech (Financial Technology), which is a technology and innovation that rivals traditional financial methods in the delivery of financial services. And with such an emerging industry leveraging technology to improve financial operations, we strive to empower students and graduates to become adaptive pioneers for the future of the industry. “
In addition, he said, “universities are essential for motivating graduates to choose private sector jobs over public sector jobs and for encouraging them to embark on their own entrepreneurial journey.” Through these collaborations and partnerships, we can educate students about the possibilities and opportunities available to them as they enter a more dynamic industry, which will undoubtedly enhance their overall abilities and experiences and ultimately of account, the economic development of the UAE. “
Hasan Fardan Al Fardan, CEO of Al Fardan Exchange, said: “At Al Fardan Exchange, we are fully committed to helping the wise leaders of our country realize the aspirations of emiratization of the UAE. As a 100% UAE-owned company, we strongly believe in this strategic goal of accelerating nationalization in our dear country. At Al Fardan Exchange, we have already started the process of hiring and training UAE citizens across all departments, with a focus on developing specialist skills that will benefit applicants throughout their careers. “
Clearly, our Board of Directors has set expectations at all levels of the organization to ensure the rigor and depth of our training and development programs with the goal of creating a generation capable of assuming leadership roles. leadership within our organization and across the financial services industry.
I am delighted that we are collaborating with Zayed University on another initiative that will strengthen the role of Al Fardan Exchange in achieving the country’s emiratization goals. This effort will also help students determine their preferred career aspirations while developing their skills. “
“Our president, Mr. Fardan Al Fardan, has always emphasized the critical nature of our Emiratization programs and our individual programs which develop Emirati talents and future leaders,” he continued.
06 October 2021 / 21:59