December 18-20 2017: KSBL had the opportunity to work with ICAP (Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan), as learning partner for the National Finance Olympiad.
As part of the NFO, KSBL facilitated a Harvard Business School (HBS) simulation round on strategy, innovation and investment trade-offs. This was conducted in groups, for participants in Karachi & Lahore simultaneously. With this round, six finalist teams were shortlisted from a total of fifteen contenders.
The selected teams from: Engro Fertilizers Ltd., Ernst & Young Ford Rhodes, Grant Thornton Anjum Rahman, Haleeb Foods Ltd., Linde Pakistan Ltd. & Midas Safety proceeded to a grand finale at Pearl Continental Karachi on Dec. 20th. Ernst&Young were the ultimate winners with Midas Safety and Engro Fertilizers as runners-up.
*The National Finance Olympiad is a unique initiative by ICAP: a distinctive platform for finance professionals working in industry and firms – to come together, compete and celebrate their skills. NFO 2017 aims to exhibit the talent of finance professionals in Pakistan while also providing a networking opportunity.