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PwC named a leader in the 2020 IDC MarketScape for Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Professional Security Services 2020 Vendor Assessment

PwC named a leader in the 2020 IDC MarketScape for Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Professional Security Services 2020 Vendor Assessment

PwC’s Cybersecurity and Privacy (C&P) practice benefits from the firm’s most significant talent and technology investments as it continuously improves its services and offerings to reflect the maturity of the market. Dubai, UAE – 13.01.2021:PwC has been named as a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: GCC Professional Security Services 2020 Vendor Assessment (December 2020, IDC

PwC Middle East welcomes 17 new partners to its regional offices

UAE, Dubai – 11 January 2021: PwC Middle East and Strategy&, part of the PwC network, congratulate 17 new partners across the region, from January 2021 to support client demands in a transforming market and a challenging economic landscape. The firm continues to invest in the region and its digital capabilities reflecting its commitment to the

PwC city resilience framework: From short-term to emergency planning and responding to long-term shock-proofing

PwC launched a city resilience framework that gives cities the tools to manage the immediate threat of COVID-19. Three enablers for crisis response and building resilience include urban innovation & technology, finance & investment and capacity & governance. The importance of using data analytics innovatively to fight the pandemic globally in many cities, for example: digital health

PwC Middle East acquires Tyconz Enterprise Business to expand its Technology and Digital Consulting Business in a significant investment as the region’s digital transformation accelerates

Photo: Tyconz co-founders Tarek Abdel Khalek and Jawad Fakih with PwC Middle East’s leadership Hani Ashkar, Waddah Salah and Imad Abuizz at PwC Dubai’s new offices. PwC Middle East enters into an asset purchase agreement to acquire Tyconz’s Enterprise Business Applications Operations which will significantly expand their technology and digital consulting services offering. Tyconz cofounders Tarek

PwC continues to invest in the region by welcoming 294 new graduates

Photo: Hani Ashkar welcoming the graduates in the virtual induction event Arabic speakers account for almost 90% of this year’s intake; almost half are women and 40% are GCC nationals. PwC’s recruiters and L&D experts successfully onboarded all 294 new joiners virtually while working from home. PwC’s annual graduate induction program is a flagship event

COVID-19 Private Sector Global Facility announced at SDG Business Forum – UNDP, UN Global Compact and ICC join forces with DHL, Microsoft and PwC to help communities recover better from the pandemic

[New York, 23 September 2020] The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the United Nations Global Compact (UN Global Compact) and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) have established the COVID-19 Private Sector Global Facility, a global initiative and collaboration bringing together public and private sector partners to help local communitiesrecover better from the pandemic. Deutsche Post DHL

PwC commits to net zero by 2030, globally

PwC commits to decarbonise its operations and supply chain, which includes reshaping how it serves clients, sustained reductions in travel and the increased use of zero carbon energy. PwC will embed the implications of climate change and other Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) related factors across the work it does with clients, from strategy to

Concerns around a global economic downturn and any future outbreaks are high for Middle East CFOs, according to PwC survey

Dubai, UAE, 16 June 2020: PwC released the results of the fourth Middle East edition of its COVID-19 CFO Pulse Survey, which shows how Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) in the region are responding to COVID-19. The survey has been tracking the sentiment and priorities of finance leaders as they navigate the unprecedented disruption that COVID-19

PwC Middle East Economy Watch Q2 2020 Reopening begins, but COVID-19 economic shockwaves persist

Weaker oil and COVID-19 lockdowns squeeze economic activity and push down 2020 forecasts Fiscal responses vary from sharp consolidation (Oman) to modest net stimulus (UAE, Bahrain) Coupled with the decline in revenues, all Gulf states will have large deficits to finance for several years Stronger PMI data for May suggests that conditions are improving across