TBA, Dubai

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Event Date Mon Oct 31 +04 - Wed Nov 2 +04 (in 10 months)
In your timezone (EST): Sun Oct 30 4:00pm - Tue Nov 1 4:00pm
Location TBA
Region EMEA

Connect with senior private equity leaders looking to do deals

Get the inside track on tech, venture capital, value creation, sustainability & more.

This will provides a platform for Middle East focused private equity, venture capital and private debt professionals to connect, examine the latest opportunities and exchange exciting ideas.

Join us on a series of panels, presentations, interviews and more, and become a part of the conversations that matter the most today.

2021 brought compelling insights from 50+ speakers on the hottest topics in the market ranging from portfolio value creation, ESG and sustainability, a spotlight on private credit, food security, and diversity and happiness in the Middle East.

Tune in soon to discover the top themes for 2022!

With access to tailored content, knowledge on the most current trends and fantastic networking opportunities, this really is an unmissable event for LPs.

We focus on boosting competition and confidence in the Middle East as well as share the unique moves to make for the upcoming year. Top GPs will present their funds in a closed-door setting to LPs.


2021 Past Speakers

Elizabeth Di Cioccio
Managing Director, KKR

Nesreen Srouji
CEO – Middle East, Amundi Asset Management

Karim El Solh
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Gulf Capital

Ruchi Dana
Partner & Executive Board Member, DANA Group

Adam Black
Partner, Head of ESG & Sustainability, Coller Capital

David Scopelliti
Global Head of Private Debt, Mercer

Hisham Al Gurg
Group CEO, SEED Group/The Private Office of Sheikh Saeed bin Ahmed Al Maktoum

Ronnie Jaber
Managing Director, Head of Structured Credit, Onex Credit

Walid Hanna
Chief Executive Officer, Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP)

Sagar Agarvwal
Co-Founder & Managing Director, Beams Fintech Fund

Huda Al Lawati
Founder & CEO, Aliph Capital

Sulaiman Al Shaheen Al Rubaie
MD - Investment Management, Kamco Invest

Omar Al Yawer
Partner, Ruya Partners

Habib Al-Assaad
Executive Co-Director, AFAQ Group for General Investments

Ahmad Alanani
Co-Founder & CEO, Sancta Capital

Racha Alkhawaja
Director, TPL RMC Limited

Amir Alomary
Director – Direct Investments, MASIC

Jenny Atout Ahlzén
Partner & Co-Founder, Amam Ventures

Simon Bryant
CFO, Red Sea Farms

Simon Clark
Journalist, The Wall Street Journal

Samuel Cohen Solal
Co-Founder and Managing Director, Sweetwood Capital

Talal El Ajou
CIO & Co-Founder, El Ajou SFO and Amana Global Partners

Ashraf El Khatib
Chief Investment Officer, Private Equity, Ekuity Holding

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

Amir Farha
Managing Partner, COTU Ventures

Tarek Fouad
Head of Growth, Shorooq Partners

Vera Futorjanski
CEO & Founder, Veritas Ventures

Sara Gamay
Advisory Board Member, Cairo Angels

Sonia Gokhale
General Partner, VentureSouq

Basim Habib
Head of Research, Middle East, Preqin

Youssef Haidar
Founder & CEO, StonePine Capital Partners

Mohamad Hamade
CEO, Amanat Holdings

Jamal Hammoud
Managing Director, Partner, Credit Value Partners

Munther Hilal
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Gate Capital

Asad Khan
Chief Economist & Head of Research, Jadwa Investment

Sky Kurtz
CEO & Co-Founder, Pure Harvest Smart Farms

Taimoor Labib
Partner, Head of MENA & Chairman of Africa, Affirma Capital

Walid Majdalani
Head of Private Equity, MENA and Southeast Asia, Investcorp

Naush Malik
MD & Head of Leveraged and Acquisition Finance, First Abu Dhabi Bank

Nashat Masri
Partner, Foursan Group

Christos Mastoras
Founder & Managing Partner, Iliad Partners

Basil Moftah
General Partner, Global Ventures

Eid N. Alrashidi
Managing Partner, FGA Partners LLC

Charles Nakouzi
Vice President/CIO, Verna Investments

Sara Nayef AlAteeqi
Acting CEO and Vice Chairman, AlMal Investment Company

David Novak
Co-President, Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, LLC

Hatuna Pokrovskaia-Verkuyl
Senior Manager, ESG Business Development, S&P Global Sustainable1

Roberto Quarta
Partner, Clayton, Dubiler & Rice, LLC

Eyad Ramlawi
Managing Director, Alturki Ventures

Asaad Salhab
Senior Operating Partner/ Managing Director, Gulf Capital

Anouk Schoors
Investment Manager, The Nest Family Office

Randy Schwimmer
Senior Managing Director, Co-Head of Senior Lending, Churchill Asset Management

Abhishek Sharma
Founder Chief Executive Officer, Foundation Holdings

Shane Shin
Co-Founder, Shorooq Partners

Zia Ul Rab Siddiqui
Director – Investments, Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation (APICORP)

Khaldoon Tabaza
Founder & Managing Director, iMena Group

Chandra Tiwari
Managing Director, Head of Private Equity, Aramis Partners

Chad Valerio
Managing Director & Portfolio Manager, Opportunistic Credit, Onex Credit

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors & Partner

• Clayton Dubilier & Rice
• Gulf Capital

• S&P Global Market Intelligence
• Onex Credit

• Preqin