Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 July 2018: Qarar, the region`s leading decision analytics company, today launched the Qarar Academy. The Academy will provide training and certification programs in the area of credit risk decisioning and advanced analytics; including originations strategy, end to end decisioning, and collections strategies. This is the only academy in the Middle East to deliver generic and customized classroom training programs as well as e-learning programs across the customer credit lifecycle. The primary objective is to improve operational efficiency and overall business performance; as well as train lenders in their quest to understand the latest in end to end credit decision management.

Qarar Academy covers the full learning cycle and develops skills that will power career development and enable managerial and leadership staff to flourish in the retail credit risk and analytics space. The ability to define training objectives, design and deliver on point training, support implementation, certify competence and evaluate training outcomes makes Qarar Academy a key partner for the employee learning and development department, when training staff or managing change. Training programs are delivered through a number of approaches to fit the requirements and type of programs including class room training, gaming and simulation and e-learning platforms.

Zaid Kamhawi, CEO, Qarar commented “We are thrilled to launch a first of its kind credit risk training academy in the Middle East. Our aim is to educate and provide up-to-date knowledge in a collaborative and innovative learning environment to build and strengthen a reliable network of regional credit risk professionals. The Qarar Academy programs will empower you with the ability to acquire advanced credit portfolio modeling skills to analyze, stress test, measure and mitigate risks in the banking and finance sectors.”

Riaz Jassat, Consulting Director, Qarar, commented “Qarar Academy also offers customized in-house learning programs that are completely unique to your business. Our team of credit risk experts and thought leaders will help you identify your training objectives and design a program that combines the right mix of learning methods to achieve your strategic business goals. Our experts, with a wealth of industry and regional experience, on topics that are significant to your credit risk decisioning business, will coach you every step of the way, from the early consultation through to assessing the success of the full learning program, to ensure the maximum return on your training investment.”

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Qarar is the region’s leading decision analytics company. Headquartered in Dubai and serving customers across the Middle East and North Africa, Qarar helps companies in the banking and finance sector to solve business challenges with a mix of predictive analytics, advisory and decision technologies.

About Qarar

Qarar is the region’s leading Decision Analytics company specialised in offering consulting, decision analytics and software technology to deliver tailor-made customer management and process automation solutions. Headquartered in Dubai and serving customers across the Middle East and North Africa, Qarar helps its clients to solve business challenges and achieve sustainable business outcomes. We achieve this across the customer lifecycle by employing the right mix of predictive analytics, and market experience based advisory and decision technologies. Our expertise spans Strategy, Pricing, Credit Risk Management, Marketing and Sales Analytics.

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