Our Speakers

ABES 2019 Speakers

Secretary General of the League of Arab States

Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf

Chairman of the Kuwait Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Minister of State for Trade Policy at the Department for International Trade

President of the Union of Arab Chambers

Lord Mayor of the City of London

President, Tunisian British Chamber of Commerce (Chair Session 1)

Global Sustainability Leader, Mott MacDonald

Associate B.Arch., MA, Zaha Hadid Architects

Head of Global Affairs, Arup

Chairman of Council of Saudi Chambers

Senior Independent Director, Alcazar Energy (Chair Session 2)

Assistant Secretary-General for Political and Negotiation Affairs,
Gulf Cooperation Council

Power Sector Director – Environment & Infrastructure Solutions UK, Wood plc

Head of Policy, Renewable Energy Association

Director General, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research

Editor In Chef & Director Of Advisory Services, Oxford Business Group (Chair Session 3)

Secretary General of the Union of African Chambers

Director General of
the British Chambers of Commerce

Secretary General of the Union of Arab Chambers

HM Trade Commissioner for the Middle East, Afghanistan and Pakistan

Chairman, Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (Chair Session 4)

Vice President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development

Director, TNP Worldwide Ltd

Founder & Chairman, Arab International Women’s Forum

Secretary General, Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture (ICCIA)

CEO, Education For Employment – Europe; Vice President, EFE (Chair Session 5)

President and CEO, Education For Employment

Associate Director, Lead Inclusion Specialist, EBRD
Chief Country Officer Saudi Arabia, Citi

CEO, Education For Employment – Morocco

CEO Markaz
(Chair Session 6)

Governor of Palestine Monetary Authority

Partner & Head of Digital & Innovation Financial Services, KPMG

Blockchain Architect – Emerging Technologies, London Stock Exchange Group

Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer ,
NBK Group

The Palestinian Head of Mission to the United Kingdom

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