Lahore: The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) hosted a corporate dinner based on the theme ‘Accountants for Business’ in Faisalabad. This engagement will be beneficial in building relationships with all the prominent employers of Fasialabad.
The corporate networking session was attended by the President FCCI, Engineer Rizwan Ashraf and it was to highlight the FCCI members in attracting, developing and retaining the best finance talent. It is pertinent to mention that ACCA is committed to supporting its student and member base in Faisalabad and therefore an Approved Employer Ceremony was conducted with the employers coming on onboard committing towards training ACCA Affiliates in achieving membership.
President FCCI, Engineer Rizwan Ashraf commented at the dinner, “ It is a matter of great honor for me and my team to be here today with you at this outstanding event and on behalf of the Faisalabad Chamber I would like to thank ACCA for arranging this great event and bringing together leaders from the education and employment sector.”
President FCCI also addressed the audience and took the opportunity to address all the corporate decision makers recognizing ACCA Pakistan’s contributions toward developing the finance talent Pakistan needs. He mentioned how ACCA was adding value across the whole spectrum of business activity. He also assured FCCI’s support and assistance to ACCA Pakistan in their all initiatives in future. The highlight of the ceremony was the addition of the newly approved employers who were presented certificates on this occasion which were received by their CFOs present at the event. Rafhan Maize Products, Bismillah Textile, Anjum Textile and JK Group of companies were the new additions to ACCA’s Executive Approved Employer club.
The highlight of the corporate dinner was the speech by Head of North, Junaid Ahmed speaking about ACCA Pakistan’s recent achievements and initiatives to strengthen the profession and the work ACCA is conducting various organizations and regulatory bodies to add public value. He explained how the demand for accountants will be increasing by year 2020. Further he added how ACCA Pakistan plans to indulge with all the stakeholders in Faisalabad and the importance of recruiting ACCA professionals.