Markaz opens Accounting Club Lounge in Kuwait University

27/12/2009

"Markaz" is sponsoring Accounting Week which is organized by the College of Business Administration - Kuwait University this week. "Markaz" will be also be showcasing its products at the exhibition. This coincides with the opening of The Accounting Club Lounge, which was redecorated by “Markaz” to provide a comfortable study area to the Accounting students.  The club was officially inaugurated by Dr. Sadeq Al-Bassam – Head of Accounting Department at the College of Business Administration along with Mr. Fahad Al-Jouan and Mr. Fouzi Al-Mukaimi – Markaz Board Directors.

In this occasion, Mariam Al-Suwailem – Assistant Manager, Media & Communications at “Markaz” said “we direct our efforts to support youth and students activities, out of our belief in the significance of this segment’s contribution to Kuwait’s future. We also hired a young and talented Kuwaiti interior designer, Ms. Muneerah Al-Busairi, with the task of redecorating the lounge in order to encourage the youth in building a career for themselves.”

“We also encourage student to participate in group projects and other activities, which helps them acquire valuable practical managerial skills. We invite all NGOs, private sector institutions, and Kuwaiti business men to extend their support to the Kuwaiti Youth.”

The Accounting Week features a number of activities. In addition to the exhibition, a workshop will be held in cooperation with The Kuwaiti Association of Accountants and Auditors. The workshop will given by Dr. Yaser Al Kulaib.

About Kuwait Financial Centre “Markaz”:

Kuwait Financial Centre S.A.K 'Markaz', with total assets under management of over KD 960 million as of September 30, 2009 was established in 1974, and 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.

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Photo Caption: Dr. Sadeq Al-Bassam – Head of Accounting Department at the College of Business Administration along with Mr. Fahad Al-Jouan and Mr. Fouzi Al-Mukaimi – Markaz Board Directors, and Accounting Club Members at Kuwait University.