The Jassim Fakhro Fund is supporting the professional development of talented young Bahrainis.
A new batch of Bahraini staff recently obtained professional certifications with support from KPMG in Bahrain’s Jassim Fakhro Fund. This milestone showcases the progress of the firm’s flagship personal development initiative, designed to support the professional growth of young Bahraini talent.
To date, 149 Bahraini employees have completed professional qualifications, with financial and mentoring support at a total cost of USD1.532 million (BD 577,600), covered entirely by KPMG in Bahrain.
The Jassim Fakhro Fund was established in 2001 to honor Jassim Fakhro, the co-founder of KPMG in Bahrain, and to support the professional development of talented young Bahrainis. It provides local staff with access to financial support, along with time and mentoring from more experience colleagues to help them pursue and complete any professional qualification of their choice.
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