Mr. Pedro Eloy Coordinator of the Business Lab program said:
“It is a great Honour to have Mr Maher Al Zarooni and Mr Miguel Lopes from EmiratesWifi to be our guest speakers for Hong Kong University, Faculty of Business and Economics. The portfolio of innovative initiatives EmiratesWifi is implementing in UAE – and abroad - together with the curriculum in the areas of entrepreneurship and Information Technology of both guest speakers will definitely be of great value to the MBA students of Hong Kong University.”
Maher Al Zarooni CEO and Co-founder of EmiratesWiFi was delighted to share part of their insight to inspire the future entrepreneurs of tomorrow: “We hope that this is the first step of a larger cooperation between EmiratesWifi and HKU” said the CEO.
EmiratesWifi is a UAE company founded in 2003. They are part of the Mohammad Bin Rashid Establishment for SME development. Currently they are the only company in the MENA region developing Hotspot systems in-house for large deployments. They expanded their operations to South America in January 2013 becoming the first UAE based company to export their native technology to that region.
The University of Hong Kong (HKU) and its unique MBA Program is a major participant in, and contributor to, the business culture of Hong Kong and Mainland China. MBA students today demand an approach that can set them up for success both regionally and across a wider world; a learning experience that bestows upon them a first-class education, real-world experience, and a deep understanding of international business. HKU was ranked no.1 in Asia and 23rd in the world in the Quacquareli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2012. HKU was also consistently ranked as one of the top universities in Asia by Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings.