Private Investor Middle East

International conference

26 - 27 September 2018

Speaker confirmations in 2018

Fadi Al Husseini, Head of Family Investment Office, HE Sheikh Abdulaziz Abdullah Al Sulaiman’s Group (AAS Group)
Fadi Al Husseini

Head of Family Investment Office

HE Sheikh Abdulaziz Abdullah Al Sulaiman’s Group (AAS Group)

George Kanaan, CEO, Arab Bankers Association
George Kanaan

CEO

Arab Bankers Association

Jeffrey Sacks, Capital Markets Strategist - Europe, Middle East and Africa, Citi Private Bank
Jeffrey Sacks

Capital Markets Strategist - Europe, Middle East and Africa

Citi Private Bank

Bruno Martorano, CEO, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank UK (ADIB UK)
Bruno Martorano

CEO

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank UK (ADIB UK)

Fadi Halout, Head of Private Banking, Europe Arab Bank plc, UK
Fadi Halout

Head of Private Banking

Europe Arab Bank plc, UK

Carl Jreidini, Executive Director, Coutts & Co
Carl Jreidini

Executive Director

Coutts & Co

Paul Stibbard, Executive Vice Chairman, Rothschild Trust
Paul Stibbard

Executive Vice Chairman

Rothschild Trust

Jesdev Saggar, Head of UK, Sidra Capital
Jesdev Saggar

Head of UK

Sidra Capital

Imad Ghandour, Co-Founder & Managing Director, CedarBridge Partners
Imad Ghandour

Co-Founder & Managing Director

CedarBridge Partners

Philip van Hilten, Partner, AKD, Amsterdam
Philip van Hilten

Partner

AKD, Amsterdam

David Metcalfe, President, Premier Diamond Group (North America) Ltd.
David Metcalfe

President

Premier Diamond Group (North America) Ltd.

David Russell QC, Barrister at Law, Outer Temple Chambers
David Russell QC

Barrister at Law

Outer Temple Chambers

Houssam Nasrawin, Chief Executive Officer, Gulf Development Company
Houssam Nasrawin

Chief Executive Officer

Gulf Development Company

Robert Brodrick, Partner, Payne Hicks Beach
Robert Brodrick

Partner

Payne Hicks Beach

Ahmed Emara, Group CEO & Managing Director, ReAya Holding
Ahmed Emara

Group CEO & Managing Director

ReAya Holding

Ian Edge, Director, Centre of Islamic and Middle East Law, School of Oriental & African Studies, University of London
Ian Edge

Director

Centre of Islamic and Middle East Law, School of Oriental & African Studies, University of London

Dawn Goodman, Partner, Withersworldwide
Dawn Goodman

Partner

Withersworldwide

Mona Shah, Principal, Mona Shah & Associates Global, New York
Mona Shah

Principal

Mona Shah & Associates Global, New York

John Pepin, Chief Executive, Philanthropy Impact
John Pepin

Chief Executive

Philanthropy Impact

Basim Al-Ahmadi, Chief Relations Officer and Co-Founder, Global Risk Insights
Basim Al-Ahmadi

Chief Relations Officer and Co-Founder

Global Risk Insights

Olga Aburdene, Managing Director, Capital Trust Limited
Olga Aburdene

Managing Director

Capital Trust Limited

Reem Al Rasheed, Operations Director/Acting Executive Director , Alfanar, Arab Venture Philanthropy Organisation
Reem Al Rasheed

Operations Director/Acting Executive Director

Alfanar, Arab Venture Philanthropy Organisation

Filippo Noseda, Partner, Mishcon de Reya LLP
Filippo Noseda

Partner

Mishcon de Reya LLP

Ali Almihdar, Barrister, Outer Temple Chambers
Ali Almihdar

Barrister

Outer Temple Chambers

Adnan Abrahim, Barrister, Outer Temple Chambers
Adnan Abrahim

Barrister

Outer Temple Chambers

Emma Woollcott, Partner, Head of the Reputation Protection Group, Mishcon de Reya
Emma Woollcott

Partner, Head of the Reputation Protection Group

Mishcon de Reya

Sarah Conway, Partner, Head of Real Estate Department, UK, Maurice Turnor Gardner
Sarah Conway

Partner, Head of Real Estate Department, UK

Maurice Turnor Gardner

Jasvinder Nakhwal, Partner, Peters & Peters
Jasvinder Nakhwal

Partner

Peters & Peters

Robert Blower, Partner, Charles Russell Speechlys, UK
Robert Blower

Partner

Charles Russell Speechlys, UK

Magdalena Velkovska, Private Client Lawyer, Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates
Magdalena Velkovska

Private Client Lawyer

Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates

Anthony Georgiou, Senior Advisor, Leptos Estates
Anthony Georgiou

Senior Advisor

Leptos Estates

Lisa Lambie, CEO, UK, Positive Planet
Lisa Lambie

CEO, UK

Positive Planet

Key topics in 2018

  • Political and economic trends globally and in the Middle East affecting HNWIs from the region
  • Managing wealth in an era of disappearing privacy
  • Deadlines for CRS in the Middle East: lessons to learn from early adopters and major pitfalls
  • Investments by Middle Eastern wealthy individuals, including investments in diamonds, private equity and real estate
  • Obtaining residency or a second citizenship in various jurisdictions
  • Tax planning for HNWIs from the Middle East
  • Trusts of the future
  • Succession planning for wealthy Arab families
  • Divorce and inheritance disputes across borders
  • Philanthropy and social investments by Middle Eastern HNWIs
  • Cyber risks: how to protect your money and sensitive information in a digital world?
  • PLUS! One-to-one meetings with private bankers & family offices that proved to be effective and popular at our previous event!

Photographs from 2018 conference

Photographs from 2017 conference

Well organised and intimate with knowledgeable speakers and a good variety of subjects discussed

Carl Jreidini,

Executive Director, Coutts & Co

Excellent with very relevant topics in line with the current challenges of our world

Houssam Nasrawin,

Managing Partner, GDC Partners, Gulf Development Company

Interesting, varied, relevant to my work and great meeting the attendees!

Jessica Morris,

Director, Carey Group

Analytical articles

World Ultra Wealth Report 2017 by Wealth-X

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Sponsors in 2018

Supporting Organisations 2018