Qatar Insurance Company (QIC), the leading insurer in Qatar and the MENA region, concluded its Summer Internship Program with an award ceremony held yesterday Wednesday August 23rd, 2023. The event provided an opportunity to acknowledge students from different schools and academic institutions who took part of this year’s program.
This year, QIC’s Summer Internship Program (July- August), was meticulously designed to help interns discover which direction they would like to take their career while gaining first-hand experience. The paid internship offers qualified high school and undergraduate students a meaningful, career-oriented experience with world-class mentors who help guide them through their projects and continue to support them even after the internship is finished.
Among the interns receiving awards was Abdulla Fahad Al-Subaiey an undergraduate student at the University of Aberdeen, UK – and after obtaining the training certificate, he said: “The summer training program for Qatar Insurance Company was valuable and helped us apply theoretical knowledge to real situations, as well as understand insurance and its benefits and gain real practical experience in Business Management, which I plan to continue doing in the future.”
Essa Ali Al Kaabi, a high school student at Modern English School Qatar, said: “The internship has been fun at Qatar Insurance Company, and I invite all my fellow students to join QIC’s Summer Internship Program in the upcoming years to enjoy immense and diverse knowledge and experiences in the field of insurance.”
“QIC is delighted to have delivered yet another high-quality internship program this summer. Interns were engaged with different departments within QIC working alongside full-time employees performing real tasks while receiving senior mentorship.” Said Mr. Rashid Al-Buainain, Chief Administrative Officer of QIC Group. “Our summer internship program is without a doubt an excellent opportunity to build leadership, communication skills and gain insight into working life at Qatar Insurance Company.” Al-Buainain added.
Qatar Insurance Company is a publicly listed insurer with a consistent performance history over 58 years and a global underwriting footprint. Founded in 1964, QIC was the first domestic insurance company in the State of Qatar. Today, QIC is the market leader in Qatar and a dominant insurer in the GCC and MENA regions. QIC is the largest insurance company in the MENA region by total assets and is listed on the Qatar Stock Exchange.