Ubiquity University Appoints Special Liaison to the United Nations
Jamal Qaiser joins Ubiquity University in support of transformative education for social impact.
MILL VALLEY, Calif., November 9, 2018 (Newswire.com) - Ubiquity University is pleased and honored to announce the appointment of Mr. Jamal Qaiser as the University’s “Special Liaison to the United Nations.” Mr. Qaiser is an OPM Graduate of the prestigious Harvard Business School, Post-Graduate of The Globe Business College Munich and has completed a course in "Transition to Leadership" from Oxford University. A pioneer in global commerce and a career philanthropist, his many accomplishments and renowned global standing render him the ideal candidate to assist Ubiquity in leading the charge towards a transformative, global education that fuels positive change in the world.
Ubiquity University is a global university designed for social impact and is centered around meeting the challenges detailed by the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Mr. Qaiser’s long-standing interest, involvement and success as an academic, an entrepreneur and a philanthropist is well aligned with Ubiquity’s core philosophy. As a published academic and renowned business and social-political consultant, Mr. Qaiser’s contributions to global organizations such as the United Nations, The WTO, The German Federal Ministry of Commerce and ASEAN have been significant. He has also worked tirelessly as an entrepreneur and an innovator, driving multi-million dollar business ventures as the CEO of Qaiser Equity Investments. Perhaps most telling are his life-changing contributions to humanitarian and philanthropic efforts in Pakistan and around the world through the charity “Humanity First.”
Jim Garrison, Founder and CEO of Ubiquity University, states:
“Jamal Qaiser is an example of what can be achieved at the intersection between academic, entrepreneurship and positive social impact. We are honored that he has chosen to serve Ubiquity’s mission as our Special Liaison to the United Nations.”
In this role, Mr. Qaiser will bring his experience and expertise to bear in Ubiquity’s global expansion. In particular, he will liaise and promote Ubiquity’s work around the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals and will help to develop and diversify The Ubiquity Sustainability Challenge – a worldwide initiative that challenges students around the world to solve the UN SDGs and earn $25,000 to execute their winning idea.
Mr. Qaiser states: "I believe that the most important goal for UN SDGs is an education for all mankind, and that is why I am delighted to work for Ubiquity University, a worldwide platform."
For more information on this appointment and further details about Ubiquity University's work around the world, please visit www.ubiquityuniversity.org.
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