CEO of Barrick Gold Visits National University of Technology, Islamabad for Collaborative Partnership

Islamabad: The esteemed CEO of Barrick Gold, Mr. Mark Bristow, along with a high-level delegation, paid a visit to the National University of Technology, Islamabad (NUTECH) on March 23, 2024.

The purpose of the visit was to explore collaborative opportunities in academia, skills development, and community upliftment, particularly focusing on the youth of Balochistan.

Rector of NUTECH, Lt Gen Moazzam Ejaz Him (Retd), extended a warm welcome to Mr Mark Bristow and his delegation, emphasizing the significance of forging partnerships for the advancement of education and skill enhancement.

Discussions revolved around establishment of diploma programs catering to the repair and maintenance of mining equipment, addressing the growing demand for qualified professionals in the field.

Mr. Mark Bristow expressed satisfaction at the prospect of a close working relationship with NUTECH, underscoring the mutual benefits of partnership and shared goals in fostering education, skills development, and community welfare.