25 August 2022: Dr. S Akbar Zaidi, Executive Director IBA visited Reckitt’s Head Office to meet with their management team. He was accompanied by Malahat Awan, Director Corporate Affairs and Alumni affairs IBA.
Mr. Kashan Hasan CEO Reckitt welcomed the guests and expressed his gratitude for the visit.
Dr. Zaidi spoke to the staff and management including IBA alumni working at Reckitt about Pakistan’s current economic landscape and its opportunities and challenges. He said that human capital is Pakistan’s biggest asset apart from our huge IT potential.
He also spoke about the various programs that are offered at IBA and the newly established Schools. His talk was followed by an interactive Q&A session.
The session was attended by about 80 employees. Kashan appreciated how IBA has transformed hundreds of lives by making quality education attainable, delivering excellence, and contributing to society.
Kashan said that they will be donating 10 laptops to financially deserving students of IBA as a part of their support to IBA.
In her remarks Malahat Awan said that INVITE IBA is part of IBA’s initiative to stay connected with their alumni. She said that alumni are our brand ambassadors, and we need the support of our alumni in terms of their time, expertise, feedback as well as their support towards our financial assistance program.