Myanmar Minister Endorses EDS Business School and Akamai University
On 20 December 2016, His Excellency Dr. Win Thein, Myanmar Minister and Chairman of Union Civil Service Board the Republic of the Union of Myanmar a written endorsement of the programs and faculty of the EDS Business School, Malaysia, and Akamai University, Hawaii, USA. He expressed appreciation for his honored attendance at the joint 2016 EDS and Akamai University convocation where he was keynote speaker and presented a detailed talk concerning his work to transform the Myanmar Civil Service System to assure the highest quality of the workforce.
In his letter, His Excellency Dr. Win Thein praised and recommended EDS Business School and Akamai University for the high quality of their postgraduate management and education graduates in attendance at the convocation. He also commented that he was very impressed with the exceptionally high quality of the EDS and Akamai faculty members in attendance, with whom he was able to have meaningful professional dialogue.
Given that there is an expansion of the activities of the Myanmar Civil Service Academy to get underway in January 2017, H.E. Dr. Win Thein has specially requested that EDS and Akamai make necessary arrangements to dispatch trainers and instructors to participate in upgrading the qualifications and knowledge of Myanmar civil servants. In collaboration with Akamai University President, Dr. Douglass Capogrossi, Dr. Ben Lee, President and CEO of EDS Business School, will undertake immediate interaction with Dr. Win Thein, to determine the strongest collaboration possible in support of the Civil Service mission in Myanmar.