ICAP conducts fifth Directors Training Program

KARACHI: The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan ICAP launched the Directors’ Training Program duly approved by the SECP. Under the Code of Corporate Governance 2012 all the listed companies are required to make arrangements for directors’ training to acquaint them with the code, applicable laws, their duties and responsibilities to enable them to effectively manage the affairs of the listed companies for and on behalf of shareholders.

Since the launch in January 2013, ICAP has conducted four series of the program in Islamabad Lahore and Karachi and 88 professionals have been certified under the program. The fifth program was organized in Karachi in the month of August. The session was attended by directors and professionals from leading organization.

The faculty of the session included esteemed professionals such as Amar Naseer, Emad ul Hasan, Khalid Noor, Dr. Rizwan Amin Sheikh, Dr. Zeeshan Ahmed, Zafar Sobhani and Abdul Rahim Suiya.. The participants appreciated the interactive approach of the trainer and unique blend of knowledge content and peer discussion provided by the trainers.

DTP provides every participant a wide variety of exposure, reference building, interaction with different senior managers and directors of companies along with experience which will help them in their future to compete in corporate world and give benefits to their organization by taking efficient solution for their organization. The concluding session of the fifth series will be held on August 26 and 27 2013. The Sixth such program is scheduled for Faisalabad in September 2013.