du honoured by HCT for supporting Abu Dhabi Industry Award

du is proud to have been honoured by The Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT), in recognition of its support of the Abu Dhabi Industry Award 2013. Osman Sultan, CEO of du received the trophy of recognition on behalf of the company, presented by H.E. Mohammad Omran Al Shamsi, HCT Chancellor, during a presentation at the Abu Dhabi Industry Award ceremony held recently at HCT – Abu Dhabi Men’s College.
“We are very proud to sponsor the Abu Dhabi Industry Award, and it is a pleasure to accept this recognition on behalf of du. The Abu Dhabi Industry Award aligns with our objectives to empower UAE nationals with the tools and knowledge needed to pursue a fulfilling career. By encouraging and rewarding academic prowess, we are nurturing a generation of future UAE leaders who will carry our nation forward into a prosperous future,” said Osman Sultan, CEO, du.

As a staunch supporter of initiatives that boost UAE national potential, du has developed and is involved in several such programmes to develop Emirati talent within its own company, and across the country. du offers a Work Skills Training Programme, which offers Emirati students free educational workshops to teach them essential soft skills, without any obligation to join the company upon completion. Amongst other initiatives, du also offers scholarship opportunities with several UAE universities, to encourage Emirati nationals to pursue their education beyond Bachelor’s degree level.