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Dr Abdel-Aziz Aluwaisheg

Assistant Secretary-General for Political & Negotiation Affairs

Gulf Cooperation Council

Khalid Al Zayani OBE


Bahrain British Business Forum

Saud Abu Al-Shawareb

Managing Director

Dubai Industrial City

Aradhana Khowala

CEO & Founder, Aptamind Partners UK

Chair of the Global Advisory Board, The Red Sea Development Company

David Reavley

Chief Executive Officer

Solar Water

Matthew Hurn OBE

Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer - Disruptive Investments

Mubadala Investment Company

Jerry Inzerillo

Chief Executive Officer

Diriyah Gate Development Authority (DGDA)

Julian Lynn

Regional Head, Middle East and Asia Pacific

UK Export Finance

Nabil Chaachou

Vice President, Strategy & Business Development

King Salman Energy Park

Alistair Gosling

Founder & CEO, Extreme

Advisory Board Member, Qiddiya

Bashar Al Natoor

Head of Islamic Finance

Fitch Ratings

Samina Akram

Managing Director

Samak Ethical Finance

Avin Gidwani

Chief Executive Officer

Industry Networks

Dr Ashraf Mishrif

Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry Chair in Economic Studies

Sultan Qaboos University

Tim Callen

Mission Chief for Saudi Arabia and Assistant Director, Middle East and Central Asia Department

International Monetary Fund

Simon Galpin

Advisor, OCO Global

Venture Partner, PlusVC

Former MD, Bahrain Economic Development Board

Prof. John Bryson

Professor of Enterprise and Competitiveness

Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham

Saeeda Ahmed


Education Partnerships UK

Gabriella De La Torre

Director of Consulting


Frank Kane

Senior Business Editor and Anchor of Frankly Speaking

Arab News

Alistair Munro

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Ryse Energy

Tiago Fernandes

Investment Promotion & Business Advisory

Abu Dhabi Investment Office

Anna Yerokhina

Director, International Stakeholder Engagement


Matthew Anderson

Managing Director


Nazar Musa


PRO Partner Group

James Hygate

Chief Executive Officer

Green Fuels

Gavin Holland


Anthemis Group

Adel Hamaizia

Associate Fellow, Middle East and North Africa Programme, Chatham House

Committee Vice-Chairman, OXGAPS

Jessica Obeid

Senior advisor and Energy Transition, Specialist

Azure Strategy

Abdulaziz Almugyteeb

Group CEO


Ed Abankwa

Events Director