ACCA Pakistan hosts corporate dinners in Peshawar, Faisalabad and Multan on the theme, ‘Partners in Prosperity’
Lahore 07th June 2017:ACCA Pakistan hosted its annual corporate dinners in three cities Peshawar, Faisalabad and Multan. The events were based on the theme “Partners in prosperity: embracing change shaping future,” and was attended by senior accounting and finance professionals holding leadership roles in different sectors and organisations.
These corporate dinners are held annually to recognize our prestigious employers across the region that are instrumental in the career development of ACCA students and members and their efforts in developing the finance profession in Pakistan by nurturing the best talent.SajjeedAslam, Head of ACCA Pakistan speaking at the events highlighted the emerging trends in the world of finance including the work ACCA is doing with employers. He appreciated the endless support of key employers across Pakistan and how by working together, we are collectively identifying and developing opportunities present in the country.
In Faisalabad the chief guest of the event was Sh. Muhammad Saeed, President FCCI and the guest of honour wasTahaHussain, chief operating officer FGS EduventuresPvt. Ltd. Muhammad Akbar, chief manager State bank of Pakistan was also present at the event and highlighted the ACCA recruitment plan they have had in place and how young ACCA’s have added value to the organization. The corporate networking dinner in Faisalabad was supported by ACCA’s key employers and partners, Rafhan Maize Products, FGS Eduventures and Sitara Labels. SECP was the knowledge partner for the event.
The chief guest at the Peshawar event was Mr. Atif Khan, Minister for Education and Power, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Also present at the ceremony were more than a hundred distinguished guests from seventy organisations including Bank of Khyber, KP IT Board, KPOGCL, KP Chamber of Commerce, US Consulate, US AID, IM Sciences, ACCA fraternity and academic heads.
The dinner in Multan was attended byKhawaja Jalal-uddinRoomi, President of Multan Chamber of Commerce & Industry who was also the chief guest and the guest of honour wasMr AsifRazaSaleem, Chief CommissionerRegional Tax Office Multan. In addition to this there were distinguished guests from leading organisationsof Multan including GhulamRasool and Company,SECP, GRC, PND Group, SUNCROP, CCBPL, Pepsi-Shamim& Co, Mahmood Group, Fatima Group, Ahmed Fine Textile, Solex Chemicals, Essential Technologies, Three Star Hosiery, Colony Textile Mills Ltd, SMEDA, Pakistan &Multan Tax Bar and ICMAP.