News in brief:
-UAE’s QBG Facilities Management has become a member of the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM)
-The UAE Chapter of BIFM will collaborate with QBG on common aims across the UAE
UAE-based QBG Facilities Management has become the newest member of the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) as a corporate member.
“The facilities management market in UAE is evolving and QBG is developing its offer in response to these changing market requirements”, said QBG’s FM and commercial director Sara Momtaz noted.
“As the professional body for the FM sector, BIFM supports FM professionals as well as promoting the profession. We are excited to be associated with the institute and look forward to working together to develop QBG and the FM profession in UAE.”
Neil Everitt, BIFM’s senior international business development manager said: “We are committed to supporting the development of workplace and FM professionals and are keen to collaborate with other stakeholders to build awareness of the impact and value of the profession.
“As BIFM and in our forthcoming incarnation as the Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management, IWFM, we look forward to working with QBG and a range of organisations to take this work forward.”
Welcoming the move, Janet McAvinnie, chair of the BIFM for UAE Chapter looks forward to collaborating with QBG on common aims across the UAE.