Itqan Capital Sponsors Education Investment Conference in Dubai
Itqan Capital Helps Identify Opportunities for Educational Growth and Development in the Region
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia – October 20th, 2013: Itqan Capital, one of the leading companies in providing investment offerings to high net worth individuals, and family offices in Saudi Arabia, announced today its participation and sponsorship in the Education Investment Conference MENA, to be held between 21st and 23rd of October 2013 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
The Conference will focus on important growth and partnership opportunities in the private educational sector in the region. The conference is considered to be one of the most important events in the MENA for discussing significant topics such as: major development opportunities for educational sector practitioners, investors, and financiers in this growing market.
Significant development, investment, and partnership opportunities for employees and investors in the region’s education field will be unveiled. Additionally, Forecasts from field investors, practitioners and sector specialists will also be discussed at length during the conference
Itqan Capital’s sponsorship of the conference comes in par with its vision for the future of education in the gulf region and in the Kingdom in particular. The intellectual, educational, and cultural rise in the Kingdom, which comes in line with the steady increase in population, has encouraged investments in building schools, universities, and colleges to bridge the gap between the educational sector product and labor market requirements.
It should be noted that the Kingdom is home to 24 public universities, about 29 private universities and colleges, and another 8 that are affiliated with other government agencies, all with a combined potential admittance capacity of about 366 thousand students, against more than 380 thousand potential annual high school graduates.