Dimapur, April 11: Nagaland based Pinnacle Skills is among the 28 organizations in the country selected to execute Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited’s (HSBC) programme titled HSBC Skills for Life.
HSBC Skills for Life is a five year Rs 100 crore commitment by HSBC India that would focus on employment and entrepreneurship-linked skill development of disadvantaged youth, upskilling of teachers and educators, and women’s empowerment through financial education and livelihood enhancement.
Under the programme, Pinnacle Skills will train 580 youths of Nagaland in sectors like hospitality, IT-ITeS and Telecom.
The Partner Orientation Workshop for the selected organizations was held on April 2 & 3, 2019 at the Orchid Hotel, Mumbai. Among the prominent persons who spoke at the event include CEO of HSBC India, Surendra Rosha, Senior Vice President and Head of Corporate Sustainability HSBC, Aloka Majumdar, Partner of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India Pvt Ltd, Kumar Kandaswami, CEO of EduBridge Learning Pvt Ltd, Girish Singhania.
Team from Pinnacle Skills who attended the workshop include Chief Executive Dr. Yan Murry, Executive Director, Jenny Haining Murry and Head of Operations, Debojyoti Sarkar.
Admissions to the training programme will start in centres of Pinnacle Skills by April 2019.
(Page News Service)