The partnership will help the lender attract and retain talented individuals by offering Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales’ (ICAEW) prestigious ACA qualification.
Thursday 08, August 2019
The Oman Arab Bank (OAB) partnered with ICAEW, becoming the first bank in the Sultanate to be recognised as an authorised training employer.
ICAEW stated that completing the ACA qualification enables professionals to use the title ‘ICAEW Chartered Accountant’ and the qualification is valued by businesses worldwide.
Michael Armstrong FCA, ICAEW’s Middle East, Africa and South Asia Regional Director, said, “Our partnership with OAB stems from our commitment to equip finance talent with the broad range of technical knowledge and professional skills they need to make a great contribution to their organisations and build strong and resilient economies.
The qualification provides students with the combination of finance knowledge, accountancy skills and real-world business experience.