Barwa Bank and QFBA sign MoU

December 04, 2013 - 11:42:37 am


Officials of Barwa Bank and Qatar Financial Business Academy during the signing ceremony.
DOHA: Aiming to enhance the professional growth of its employees, Barwa Bank signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Qatar Financial Business Academy (QFBA) for the training and development of its workforce, said a statement yesterday.

Under the terms of the MoU, QFBA will provide Barwa Bank with internationally recognised training and educational services in bank finance, soft skills and business.

The signing ceremony was attended by Steve Troop, Group CEO, Barwa Bank, Nasser Moh’d Al Hajri, Chief Administration Officer, Barwa Bank and Dr Abdulaziz Al Horr, CEO, QFBA at the bank’s headquarters. 

Troop said: “QFBA is recognised as the leading specialised training and development centre in the financial services sector in Qatar and we are very pleased to be working with them. Qatar’s financial services sector continues to transform itself and one of the pre-requisites to ensure that we lead in this is through effective training and capacity building.”

Al Hajri highlighted the bank’s on-going commitment to the professional growth of its employees by offering specialist training and development opportunities. “As a fast-growing business, we are keen to attract and retain talent interested in building a long-term career with Barwa Bank. One way we do this is through nurturing and supporting our employees with training, and professional development.”

Al Horr added: “This MoU is proof of QFBA’s dynamic pursuit to help organisations on their journey of human capital development.” He also added “QFBA’s training and development programmes will be designed and delivered around the bank’s needs and up to the international standards.”

The Peninsula
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