Faisalabad’s 2nd Directors’ Training Program at TUF

Under the umbrella of the Center of Executives Learning (CEL) TUF, Faisalabad’s 2nd Directors’ Training Program on “Governance; Board and Corporate” inaugurated by Mr Ishrat Ali, Commissioner Faisalabad Division on March 6, 2020. Mr Muhammad Ali, Deputy Commissioner Faisalabad, Mian Muhammad Hanif (SI), Patron-in Chief TUF, Muhammad Haider Amin, Chairman BoG, Prof Dr Shoukat Parvez, Rector, Prof Dr Muhammad Saeed, Pro-Rector, other senior faculty members and participants of the training program were present in the inaugural session. Speaking on the occasion, Mr Ishrat Ali, appreciated the initiative of the University management for the cause of professional education in Pakistan. He told that such programs would help to promote corporate and business culture in the country. Mr Muhammad Ali in his address appreciated the course content and high profile panelists of this value bale program. Muhammad Haider Amin, Chairman BoG, TUF threw light on objectives of the program. He told that it would help to gain an overview of the knowledge and competencies expected from directors in today’s environment. Earlier, in his opening remarks Prof Dr Shoukat Parvez told about the importance of industry academia linkages. CEL is focusing on developing the knowledge and skills to work on strategy, finance, entrepreneurship, negotiation and innovation design which in return will help company executives in developing a management system that is recognized and respected, he added. Chairmen of Boards and Trusts, Chief Executive Officers and Directors from different organizations are attending this course. On the first day, training program was facilitated by Mr Naeem Iqbal on “Value Creation Through Effective Board”, Mr Yasir Masood Afaq delivered lectures on “Emotional Intelligence” and “Driving Corporate Performances” while Dr Hurbik Katsiaryna spoke on “Communication at Board Level”. The closing ceremony of the program will be held on 8th March.