UAE, November 20, 2017 - Abu Dhabi National Takaful Co. PSC (ADNTC), the leading takaful operator in the MENA region and one of the most progressive insurance companies in the UAE, has announced that its CFO, Farah Arakji, placed third across all industries in the ‘Women in Finance' category under the MENA CFO Awards held as part of the 11th CFO Strategies Forum MENA.
Developed in partnership with the UK-based Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, the Women in Finance award honors senior female finance executives who have shown outstanding leadership skills and have helped promote the finance profession especially among women. Mrs. Arakji personally received her award during a special ceremony held on November 16, 2017 at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel in Dubai.
Osama Abdel-Raouf Abdeen, Chief Executive Officer, Abu Dhabi National Takaful Co. PSC, said: “We congratulate our CFO, Farah Arakji, for being recognized as one of the leading women in finance in the MENA region. She has been highly instrumental to our company's sustained success and reflects both the high quality of ADNTC's leadership and our commitment to bringing in only the best talents to ensure optimal levels of operational performance and service delivery. We wish her more success and thank the organizers of the 11th CFO Strategies Forum MENA for the recognition.”