DPG Holds Insight on Leadership
Dubai Properties Group (DPG), a member of Dubai Holding, held the third session of its ‘Insights on Leadership’ forum as part of its Corporate Academy Programme.
The forum, developed in collaboration with Dubai Real Estate Institute, provided DPG’s middle and senior management with insights on the real estate market, and best practice related to the evolving real estate industry, new rules and regulations and future trends.
Introduced by Mr. Khalid Al Malik, Group CEO of Dubai Properties Group, the session included a presentation by guest speaker Mr. Sultan Butti bin Mejren, Director General of the Land Department (DLD) who gave an overview of DLD and its role in developing Dubai’s real estate sector. In addition, Mr. Bin Mejren also talked about Dubai’s freehold law, highlighting its development, key features and how the regulation was introduced. He finished by referencing the Trust Account Law (Law 8 2007), the dispute resolution mechanism provided by the Real Estate Arbitration Centre and the methodology for property valuation.
Commenting on the forum, Mr. Sultan Butti bin Mejren from Dubai Land Department said: “I would like to thank DPG for allowing me to be part of this platform that will help shape the minds of the future leaders of this industry. It is very refreshing to see so much promise with DPG employees, and I would encourage other developers to use the same model.”
Mr. Khalid Al Malik, Group CEO of Dubai Properties Group said: “DPG is committed to offering the best opportunities to our employees to build up their expertise, and we are thankful to the Dubai Real Estate Institute for their support of this important training programme.”
DPG’s Corporate Academy, launched under the strategic direction of Group CEO, Khalid Al Malik, is developed by an experienced team with a selection of courses endorsed by the prestigious Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM). The programme promotes the development of individuals through specialised skill-based learning and gives employees from all departments the opportunity to attend a variety of training courses throughout the year.