SAP Supports Youth Leadership and Development in Gulf Countries

November 18, 2010 by SAP News 0

DUBAI, United Arab EmiratesLeading business software provider SAP recently participated in the 4th AIESEC Gulf Talent Conference held in Dubai, demonstrating the company’s ongoing commitment to the supporting local youth and promoting sustainable business practices.

Sam Alkharrat, Managing Director for SAP Middle East and North Africa (MENA), delivered a keynote presentation on Environmental Sustainability to young professional delegates from GCC countries.

“Today’s youth have the ability to impact how businesses will be run in the near future and will drive the way companies respond to the urgent sustainability challenges they are facing – be it economic, social, or environmental. In the MENA region SAP has achieved significant milestones in developing the next-generation workforce through forming alliances with the region’s leading universities to drive job creation. This talent development is encouraged in support of market demand coming from across our ecosystem of partners and customers as well as to sustain SAP’s growth plans as we continue to expand our operations across the region,” said Sam Alkharrat, Managing Director, SAP MENA

Photo Caption: (left to right) Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin Ali Al-Nuaimi, CEO of Al Ihsan Charity Centre; Dr. Ayoub Kazim Executive Director of Dubai Knowledge Village & International Academic City; Sam Alkharrat, Managing Director SAP MENA

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