FinMark Communications, in cooperation with Tamkeen, Bahrain Islamic Bank (BISB) and Zain Bahrain, are set to hold the next event forum of the Women’s Professional Leadership Initiative (WPLI), “Activate Your Potential”.
The event will be held today (November 19) from 5pm-8pm at the Zain Bahrain headquarters in the Seef Area.
The evening’s programme, which is open to all male and female developing professionals, will focus on highlighting the tools and resources young professionals need and can leverage to further progress towards career success and growth.
The event will host as a keynote speaker Farah Fostouk, Managing Director, CEO Lazard Gulf Ltd, and founder of Reach, the first non-profit organisation dedicated to the mentorship of women professionals in the Middle East, who will share her experience with the audience focusing on the importance and role that mentorship, in particular, can play.
Her remarks will be followed by an interactive panel discussion with participation from senior business leaders who will give insight and provide recommendations for aspiring young professional leaders on how to accelerate professional growth and activate their potential.
Zahraa Taher, Managing Dtirector of FinMark Communications, the event’s organizer, said: “We’re delighted to be holding another event as part of a series of programmes launched by WPLI to support the professional growth and development of young female and male business leaders in Bahrain.”
“These events are aimed at making the most of the talent and resources that young professionals have around them and as a platform to enable more seasoned professionals to share knowledge, experience and practical advice on how to achieve career advancement. We look forward to welcoming our distinguished speaker and panelists and young professionals from across Bahrain’s many important and thriving industry sectors,” she added.