“Markaz” internship program offers practical training experience to students and fresh graduates


“Markaz”, trained a group of 16 interns and fresh graduates since the beginning of the year assigning them real world tasks under the supervision of “Markaz” staff from different departments.

Ms. Rasha A. Al-Hamad, Human Resources Department at “Markaz” said “We believe that developing human resources in the markets we operate in is part of our corporate social responsibility. We are extremely keen to offer students and fresh graduates internships in order to expose them to practical experience. We have been providing internship to fresh graduates for last six years; students come from various nationalities, majors and from different governmental, private, local, and international colleges and universities.”

Ms. Rasha Al-Hamad added “We encourage learning at ‘Markaz’, our employees are continually kept at the cutting edge through the attendance of courses at reputable training institutes and in-house workshops in various subjects. Additionally, a large number of ‘Markaz’ staff are certified practitioners by renowned organizations in fields such as financial analysis, risk management, accounting, anti-money laundering, and wealth management.”

About Kuwait Financial Centre “Markaz”

Kuwait Financial Centre S.A.K. 'Markaz', with total assets under management of over KD 928 million as of June 30, 2010, was established in 1974 has become one of the leading asset management and investment banking institutions in the Arabian Gulf Region. ‘Markaz’ was listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) in 1997.