UAE Global Investment Forum

The 5th Annual UAE Global Investment Forum will be held in partnership with the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development and Institutional Investor Forums. CNBC is the official media partner and will be reporting live from the Forum with its flagship show "Squawk Box". The Forum’s agenda will focus on the outlook for global and regional markets, and the opportunities being created for foreign investors in Abu Dhabi. The Forum will bring together high-profile global investors, business leaders and financiers with Abu Dhabi’s key decision makers. It is by invitation only and free of charge to delegates. Over 250 delegates are expected to participate.

Confirmed Speakers Include:

   

H.E. Mohammed Omar Abdullah, Undersecretary, Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development

H.E. Jamal Al Dhaheri, Chief Executive Officer, Abu Dhabi Basic Industry Corporation

H.E. Mohamed Hamad Azzan Al Mazrouei, Director General, Western Region Development Council

Philippa Malmgren, President, Principalis AM

Khaled Salmeen, Executive Vice President, Industrial Zones, Abu Dhabi Ports Company

Saeed Fadhel Al Mazrooei, President and Chief Executive Officer, Emal

Mahmood Ebraheem Al Mahmood, Executive Chairman, ADS Securities

Michael Tomalin, Chief Executive, National Bank of Abu Dhabi

David Riley, Group Managing Director – Sovereign, Fitch Ratings

Gerald Alain P. Chen-Young, Chief Investment Officer, UNCF

Patrick Daniels, Partner, Director of Business Development, Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd

Philippe Ghanem, Managing Director, ADS Securities

Chavan Bhogaita, Head of Market Strategy, Financial Markets, National Bank of Abu Dhabi

Farah Foustok, Chief Executive Officer, ING Investment Management, Middle East

Tarek Sakka, Chief Executive Officer, Ajeej Capital

Alisher Ali, Managing Partner, Silk Road Management

Muneef Tarmoom, Managing Partner, Abu Dhabi Equity Partners

Robert Bush, Chief Executive, Majlis Partners

Topics to Be Addressed Include:

   

Outlook for the UAE

A New Era in Global Markets

Why Invest in Abu Dhabi?

Are the Fundamentals Strong Enough in Regional and Local Markets?

Outlook for Emerging and Frontier Markets