Celebrating 50 Years of Accountancy and Excellence
Strathmore University School of Accountancy (SOA), celebrated 50 years of accountancy and excellence with elegance and excitement, hosting over 150 alumni during the SOA at 50 Gala Dinner event.
With the theme Culture and Diversity, guests interacted with the School’s founders who shared the history of the University, a story of 50 years of success.
The golden jubilee event was sponsored by Citizen TV, Ascent, KASNEB, KCB Bank, and KPMG.
Dr. James Boyd McFie, Chairman Board of Management Strathmore Institute and former SOA Director, shared his accounting experience with the guests encouraging accountants to not only work hard but to boost the country professionally. “The more professional your work, the better it is not only for yourself but for the country. Do your work very well, eliminate corruption and increase productivity,” he said.
Dr. McFie and Prof. David Sperling, were honoured for their contribution towards putting SOA on the global map, noting that several leaders in the country and globally benefitted from the school.
Guests were entertained to a live band as dancing and networking took place.