On 25 January 2020, with the honour of the presence of His Excellency Mubarak Rashed Al Mansoori, Governor of the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates, 168 new charter award recipients were awarded the CFA charter certificate, one of the most globally recognized graduate level designations.

On a special visit to the region, President & CEO of CFA Institute Margaret Franklin, CFA, also addressed the new charter recipients and commended them for their perseverance and success.

In His remarks, His Excellency the Governor praised CFA Charterholders for their commitment to the highest standards of ethics and their contribution to the stability to the national economy of the UAE.

On behalf of the Board of Directors, President of @cfaemirates Richard Lee, CFA, extended a heartfelt congratulations to all the new charter recipients, and urged them to become active members of the Society.