The ME-IR Society recently launched an updated version of the Certified Investor Relations Officer (CIRO) training programme in Dubai. The course took place on September 22nd-23rd and the material has been updated in a joint collaboration effort between the Society’s Education Committee, IROs based in the Middle East and international IR experts from the UK IR Society.
The course was attended by eleven IR professionals from the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Oman, representing companies such as Senaat, HSBC, SABB and Almarai, and was delivered by the UK IR Society’s Deborah Morton-Dare and John Gollifer.
The ME-IR Society has offered IR training across the region since 2008 and has to date trained more than 300 individuals. The next CIRO course will be held on November the 12th- 13th in Dubai ahead of the Society’s Annual Conference and Awards ceremony on November 14th.