December 2020 – CertNexus announced that PwC Academy Middle East, the talent and skills development business of PwC, was named the Most Innovate Authorized Training Partner at the annual Authorized Training Partner Meeting and Award Ceremony held virtually from Rochester, NY.

Given to CertNexus Authorized Training Partners (ATP), each award recognizes the ATPs exemplary representation of CertNexus’ emerging tech training and certification programs and their outstanding achievements in doing so.

“PwC Academy have flipped the downturn in 2020 into an opportunity by quickly realizing that digital transformation of companies and governments accelerated in response to the global pandemic – which in turn has furthered the skills gap shortage,” said Jeff Felice, President of CertNexus. “PwC created a number of different routes to market which generated greater awareness for skills related to the CertNexus portfolio including transformative technologies such as Artificial Intelligence.”

Amanda Line, PwC Partner and Academy Leader said “It’s an honor to be recognized by Certnexus 2 years in a row for our innovative and practical approach to digital training in the Middle East. And this is just the beginning! It is  clear that being in the midst of a digital revolution requires an urgent revolution in digital skills. “As a firm we are committed to upskilling individuals and organizations to bridge the digital skills gap and develop a future-ready workforce.”

About PWC Academy

PwC’s Academy is the talent and skills development business of PwC. We operate across the Middle East and are part of a growing network of PwC Academies present in over 40 countries worldwide.

We lead change through the development of human capital. We design our programs to deliver the knowledge, mindset and skills needed to solve today’s important problems and predict, prevent, and manage tomorrow’s. For more information connect with PwC’s Academy at

About CertNexus

CertNexus is a vendor-neutral certification body, providing emerging technology certifications and micro-credentials for Business, Data, Development, IT, and Security professionals. CertNexus’ mission is to assist in closing the emerging tech global skills gap while providing individuals with a path towards establishing rewarding careers in Cybersecurity, Data Science, Internet of Things, and Artificial Intelligence (AI)/Machine Learning.

CertNexus partners with highly knowledgeable and talented industry experts to ensure the integrity and quality of each exam. For more information, connect with CertNexus at or contact us @