learndirect and ConnecME launch partnership in Abu Dhabi


learndirect’s Suzana Lopes, senior vice president of sales & marketing, Dereth Wood, director of learning and Patrick Coates, international sales director, joined ConnecMe in Abu Dhabi last week for an event to launch and celebrate the partnership between the two organisations. They were also joined at the event by City & Guilds, Eurotalk, MOD’ART International and EnlightKS.

learndirect was presented with a commemorative plaque to mark the occasion by His Excellency Sheikh Mohammad Bin Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan.

Suzana said: “It was a great event and gave us the opportunity to meet partners who we can work with to help educate and develop young people in the region.  There is a real commitment to training and development here which is positive to see and we’re really looking forward to being a part of this going forward.”

You can see some of the resulting media coverage from the event below:


Watch an interview with ConnecME CEO Mohammad Shadid: