2018 Speakers

Additional speakers to be announced as they are confirmed.

H.E.Dr. Sahar Nasr

Her Excellency Dr. Sahar Nasr was sworn in as the Egyptian Minister of Investment and International Cooperation on … Read More

Mohamed Farid Saleh

Mohamed Farid Saleh is chairman of the Egyptian Exchange (EGX) and the Federation of Euro-Asian Stock Exchanges. Previously, … Read More

Sherif Samy

Sherif Samy is an investment and financial markets advisor. He is non executive chairman or board member in … Read More

Khaled AbuBakr

Khaled AbuBakr is Executive Chairman and cofounder of TAQA Arabia and Chairman of the Egyptian Gas Association. He … Read More

Gary Baker, CFA

As managing director of Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), Gary Baker leads the EMEA team to … Read More

Basil El-Baz

Basil El-Baz is the Chairman and CEO of Carbon Holdings, a mid-to-downstream O&G development company, with over 20 … Read More

Amr Abou Elazm

Amr Abou Elazm is the chairman of Tamweely Microfinance Company. Previously, he was the vice chairman, CEO, and … Read More

Tim Fox

Tim Fox is chief economist and head of research at NBD. In this role, he is responsible for … Read More

Khaled Al Gazawi

Dr. Khaled Al-Gazawi is the Chief Executive Officer of Ebdaa Bank for Microfinance in Bahrain since April 2014. … Read More

Ashraf Ghazaly

Ashraf Ghazaly is chief executive officer and managing director of NI Capital, where he oversees the firm’s IPO … Read More

Walid Hassouna

Walid Hassouna is the chief executive officer of EFG Hermes Finance. In addition, he is a non-executive board … Read More

Amer Abdulaziz Khansaheb, CFA

Amer Abdulaziz Khansaheb is the President of the CFA Society Emirates. He is the Managing Director of Khansaheb … Read More

Ashraf El Khatib, CFA

Ashraf El Khatib, CFA, is senior vice president at NI Capital, where he is responsible for deal sourcing … Read More

Racha Al Khawaja

Racha Al Khawaja is group chief distribution and development officer at Equitativa, the manager of Emirates REIT, where … Read More

Rosanna Lockwood

Rosanna Lockwood is a British-qualified broadcast journalist based in Dubai. She has worked variously as a presenter, editor, … Read More

Dave McCurdy

Dave McCurdy is president and CEO of the American Gas Association. Previously, he served as president and CEO … Read More

Tarek Abdel Rahman

Tarek Abdel Rahman is co-chief investment officer at Palm Hills Developments. Previously, he founded Akanar Partners, a dedicated … Read More

Amlan Roy

Amlan Roy is chief global retirement strategist at SSGA. He also serves as a senior research associate at … Read More

Ahmed Abou El Saad, CFA

Ahmed Abou El Saad is Chairman at Rasmala Egypt Asset Management. Previously, he was head of asset management … Read More

Fadi Al Said, CFA

Fadi Al Said is a Portfolio Manager/Analyst on the Middle East and North African Equity (MENA) team. He … Read More

George Spentzos, CFA

George Spentzos, CFA, is a director at LNG Capital, non-executive director at NOW Bank, and member of the … Read More

Arshad Sufi

Arshad Sufi is an energy professional with 36 years of diverse experience across the globe. He has a … Read More

Abdel Nasser Taha

Abdel Nasser Taha is CEO of CFLD Egypt (the real estate sector). CFLD is the international city developer … Read More

Ahmed Zahran

Ahmed Zahran is a co-founder and CEO of KarmSolar, an Egyptian joint stock company in the field of … Read More