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FLASHBACK - FundForum Middle East 2014

The Most Innovative Investment Content & Brains

Here's a selection of just some fo the fascinating investment professionals who shared their ideas at FundForum Middle East:

Saker Nusseibeh, CEO, HERMES FUND MANAGERS & Chairman, THE 300 CLUB

Rahul Chadha, Co Chief Investment Officer, MIRAE ASSET MANAGEMENT

Dino Davis, Institutional Portfolio Manager, MFS


Sean Taylor, Head Emerging Market Equities, DEUTSCHE BANK AWM

William Davies, Head Of Global Equities & Deputy Head Equities, THREADNEEDLE

Brett Rowley, Managing Director, Emerging Markets Sovereign Research, TCW

Buy-Side Speakers. FundForum Middle East 2014 is pleased to welcome selectors of third-party fund products: Sovereign investors, pension funds, foundations, family offices, insurance companies, wealth management platforms, life assurance providers, IFAs and fund-of-funds

2014 Fund Buyer Speakers:

Omar Bassal, Head Of Asset Management, MASIC
Arfat Qayyum, Head Of Private Banking, AL KHALIJI 
Sachin Patki, Head Wealth Management, ABU DHABI COMMERCIAL BANK
Mark Krombas, Head MENA Equities, QIC
Navin Baby, VP, Investments, ALTURKI GROUP
Sumeet Bhambri, Head- Wealth Management & Priority Banking, Middle East, STANDARD CHARTERED
Tom Elliott, Investment Strategist, DEVERE
Snehal Urankar, Investment Advisory Analyst, NEXUS INSURANCE

Engaging & Original Guest Speakers to broaden your thinking

Over the last two years, FundForum Middle East has been delighted to welcome speakers such as:

Dr Mark Mobius, Executive Chairman, TEMPLETON EMERGING MARKETS
Pippa Malmgren, Former Financial Market Advisor To The White House
RP Eddy, CEO, ERGO & Former Director at the White House National Security Council
Dr Nasser Saidi, Economist & Governance Reform Advocate, NASSER SAIDI & ASSOCIATES

How Do You Make The One-To-One Connection At FundForum Middle East?

FundForum Middle East has come up with a range of structured networking opportunities to ensure that delegates, speakers and sponsors get to meet in the right environment. Here is just a selection of what you can expect:

Closed-Door Breakfast & Lunchtime Briefings

Portfolio Manager Showcases

Networking Roundtables

Interactive Working Groups & Strategy Labs

Small-Group Q&A

Networking REceptions

Just Some Of FundForum Middle East's Speakers From Over The Years

Just Some Of FundForum Middle East's Speakers From Over The Years


Dr Nasser Saidi Economist & Governance Reform Advocate NASSER SAIDI & ASSOCIATES

Anirban Kundu Head Of Investments Saudi Re


Philippa Malmgren President & Founder PRINCIPALIS ASSET MANAGEMENT

Hasnain Malik Founder FRONTIER ALPHA

Sachin Patki Head Wealth Management ABU DHABI COMMERCIAL BANK

Dino Davis Institutional Portfolio Manager MFS


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Who Attended FundForum Middle East 2014?

  • Neuberger Berman
  • Nexus Insurance
  • Qinvest
  • Saudi Fransi Capital
  • T Rowe Price
  • Takaud Savings and Pensions Company
  • TCW
  • Threadneedle
  • CIPA
  • AMAN Insurance
  • Arabesque
  • MFS
  • Fidelity Worldwide Investment
  • Al Rayan Investment
  • ALFI
  • Turicum Asset Management
  • NQ International Pte
  • MSCI
  • Mirae Asset Global Investments
  • Pioneer
  • Exotix
  • Fajr Capital
  • SEDCO Capital
  • Jones Lang LaSalle
  • Towers Watson
  • Global Investment House
  • Gulf Research Center
  • Hermes Investment Management
  • Swissquote
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors
  • EFG-Hermes
  • Formula 1 Expert
  • GBSA
  • Schroders
  • Origin Asset Management
  • MENA Capital
  • The National Investor
  • Markaz
  • NBAD
  • Sabban Holdings
  • Abu Dhabi Capital Group
  • ADCB
  • CDG Capital Gestion
  • Al Khaliji Bank
  • Al Mal Capital
  • Nasser Saidi & Associates
  • GLG Partners
  • Qatar Insurance
  • Ajeej Capital
  • ERGO
  • ESCA
  • NCB
  • Al Khaliji
  • Arqaam Capital
  • Ridge Capital
  • NBK Capital
  • Swiss Trsut Advisors
  • Standard Chartered
  • Abdulrahman Al Ghurair Group
  • Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank
  • Al Bilad Investment Management
  • Al Turki Group
  • Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management
  • DeVere
  • Emirates NBD
  • Franklin Templeton Investments ME
  • Majid Al Futtaim Trust

The 2014 Attendees Say It Best!

"It was a pleasure to participate in FundForum. Overall, I think that the conference was very well organized, the agenda was quite relevant and the networking events were well designed. I think the fact that it was in Dubai made it a global conference and I enjoyed meeting people from various backgrounds and geographies."
Bhanu Singh
"I think the conference was great and I believe the networking activities and events were excellent not to mention the smartphone app which helped me in arranging important meetings"
Shadi Khadder
"The conference was great, very well organised and I really enjoyed being a part of the filming at the event. It was a great way to be involved and I look forward to doing it more in the future!"
Baldwin Berges
Managing PartnerSILK INVEST

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