ACK Organization in Kuwait to Receive the ‘Investors in People’ Accreditation
The Australian College of Kuwait (ACK)is the first organization in Kuwait to receive the internationally recognized accreditation from “Investors in People” (IIP), a global standard for best practices in people management. With over 400 employees, ACK is recognized as a pioneer in providing higher education in the areas of Engineering, Business and Aviation studies. Moreover, ACK strives to achieve excellence in its Human Resources functions and in parallel continues to produce knowledgeable, skilled and professional graduates for Kuwait’s growing economy.
IIP is the international standard for people management, defining what it takes to lead, support and manage people effectively to achieve sustainable results.
Underpinning the Standard is the IIP framework, reflecting the latest workplace trends, essential skills and effective structures required to outperform in any industry. The accreditation enables organizations to benchmark against the best in the busi- ness on an international scale.
Commenting on the award, Abdullah Al Sharhan, Chairman of ACK said, “We are extremely proud to be the First organization in Kuwait to receive the IIP accreditation. This is another crucial step towards our goal of enabling human potential with- in a culture of care.” Paul Devoy, Head of IIP said, “We’d like to congratulate ACK. IIP accreditation is the sign of a greater employer, an out performing place to work and a clear commitment to success. ACK should be extremely proud of their achievement. “