New Delhi: The Indian School of Business (ISB) along with Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Karachi on Tuesday announced the commencement of their first joint executive education programme in Pakistan.
    
The programme titled 'Leadership Skills for Top Management' is among ISB's most successful offerings in India having been delivered to more than 1,000 senior leaders in the last 11 years.
    
This initiative is an outcome of the MoU signed between ISB and IBA, Karachi on April 13, 2012, aimed at bringing world-class executive education programmes to Pakistan, both the institutes said in a joint statement.
    
Announcing the programme, ISB Deputy Dean Deepak Chandra said: "We are confident that the ISB's strong international linkages and understanding of emerging economies will help in grooming high-performing business leaders and policy makers from Pakistan and equip them with global best practices."
    
"The collaboration with the Indian School of Business ISB will expose the Pakistani corporate managers to leading scholars and practitioners from the world and help in acquiring new knowledge and tools," IBA Dean & Director Ishrat Husain said.
    
Participants for the programme include directors, CEOs and senior leaders from industries including banking and financial institutes, pharmaceuticals, oil & gas, infrastructure development, power, MNCs, agri-business as well as government functionaries, ISB said.

(Agencies)

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