Jan 15 2013

Dubai Quality Group Board of Directors holds co-ordination meeting


The new members of the Board of Directors of Dubai Quality Group (DQG), headed by the Group’s newly-elected Chairman, Dr. Yousef Al-Akraf, held a co-ordination meeting the other day. The meeting, aimed at handing over tasks and transfer of responsibilities to the new board, was also attended by the former chairman of the Group, Mr. Saleh Janeeh.

Dr. Yousef Al-Akraf received from Mr. Saleh Janeeh all the tasks and powers regarding the mechanism and functioning of DQG, and everything with respect to initiatives of quality and excellence and the subgroups working under the umbrella of the Group in this framework.

During the meeting, the new BoD expressed thanks and gratitude to the former board chairman and members for their efforts and support to the Group which added another excellence to the Group’s functioning. The new BoD promised to continue with this creative and innovative approach in the working of the Group, towards the lofty goals aspired by the Emirate of Dubai and the United Arab Emirates within specific visions and ambitions.

Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Yousef Al-Akraf said, “We will be working with all our energies and full capabilities, in order to make DQG a centre of expertise and research in the region. We would also provide consultancies in quality and business excellence to our members and to the entire business community in the region.”

Dr. Al-Akraf added, “Besides our annual events and networking opportunities, we would like to expand our services to other parts of the world, to achieve the big ambition of Dubai and the approach of the UAE towards first global rankings, relying on the vision and thought of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.”

He said, “We will move forward under the guidance and support of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoum, President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of the Emirates Airline & Group and Honorary Patron of DQG, to achieve our goals.”