Newest ICAEW MENA chartered accountants celebrate in Dubai
The accomplishments of newly-qualified ICAEW Chartered Accountants from across the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, were celebrated during a graduation ceremony in Dubai last week.
Certificates were presented to 36 graduates in recognition of their successful completion of the examinations required for the prestigious ICAEW Chartered Accountant (ACA) qualification.
“Congratulations to all the graduates for their significant achievement in passing the examinations to become ICAEW chartered accountants. This qualification is the base on which to build a thriving career. But it is more than that, It is not only a qualification that will lead to long term professional success, it will also enable you to play a central part in the growth and prosperity of your respective countries. It is because of chartered accountants that people can do business with confidence,” said Michael Armstrong FCA, ICAEW Regional Director for the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia (MEASA).
The qualification–which is held by board members in 78 per cent of FTSE 100 companies–provides individuals with the opportunity to gain the depth and breadth of accountancy, finance and business skills, knowledge and experience they need to succeed as a chartered accountant; preparing them to become business leaders of the future.
Internationally recognised as one of the premier finance qualifications in 170 countries, the Chartered Accountants (ACA) qualification from ICAEW is held by more than 147,000 professionals. Individuals who wish to qualify as an ICAEW Chartered Accountant must successfully complete written assessments and extensive practical work experience.