MENA Summit 2018
MENA speakers2

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Khalid Abdulla Janahi

Chairman, Ithmaar Bank

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Iyinoluwa Aboyeji

Co-Founder and CEO, Flutterwave; Co-Founder, Andela

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Clare Akamanzi

CEO, Rwanda Development Board

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Suhail Mahmood Al Ansari

Partner, High Dominion Healthcare

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Mishaal Al Gergawi

Co-Director, emerge85

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His Excellency Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair

CEO, Mashreq Bank; Chairman, Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education

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His Excellency Waleed Al Mokarrab Al Muhairi

Deputy Group CEO & Chief Executive Officer, Alternative Investments & Infrastructure, Mubadala Investment Company

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Saud Al Nowais

UAE Commercial Attache (Counselor), Embassy of the UAE, Trade & Commercial Office

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His Excellency Yousef Al Otaiba

Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to the United States of America

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Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi

Director's Fellow, MIT Media Lab; Founder, Barjeel Art Foundation

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Eng. Abdulla Abdulaziz Al Shamsi

Head of Healthcare, Mubadala Investment Company

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Sarah Al Suhaimi

CEO, NCB Capital; Chairperson of the Board of Directors, Tadawul

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His Excellency Mohamed Alabbar

Founder and Chairman, Emaar Properties

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His Excellency Ahmed Ali Al Sayegh

Chairman, Abu Dhabi Global Market

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Tracy Alloway

Executive Editor, Bloomberg Markets

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Ihsan Husein Al-Marzouqi

Partner, High Dominion Healthcare

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Mina Al-Oraibi

Editor in Chief, The National

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Princess Alia Al-Senussi

UK and MENA Representative, Art Basel; Member, Tate Modern Advisory Council

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Mohammed Alshaya, CBE

Executive Chairman, Alshaya Group

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Yasmin Altwaijiri

Senior Scientist, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center; Board Member, Alnahda Philanthropic Organization

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Karim Al-Wadi

Board Member, Beltway Group (One Belt One Road)

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Chris Austin

Director, National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, NIH

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Miguel Azevedo

Head of Investment Banking, Middle East and Africa, Citigroup

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Matt Barnard

CEO and Co-Founder, Plenty Inc.

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Thomas Barrack

Executive Chairman, Colony Northstar

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Saad Berrada Sounni

Chairman, Palmeraie Industries and Services

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Her Excellency Reem bint Ebrahim Al Hashimy

Minister of State for International Cooperation, UAE; Managing Director for Dubai Expo 2020

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Her Excellency Noura bint Mohammed Al Kaabi

Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, United Arab Emirates

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Olive Boles

Chief Exceutive, Leuka

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John Burbank

Founder, Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager, Passport Capital

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George W. Bush

43rd President of the United States; Founder of the George W. Bush Presidential Center

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Hani Buttikhi

Chief Investment Officer and Executive Board Member, NMC Health

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Maria Cantillon

Executive Vice President and Global Head of Alternative Asset Managers Solutions, State Street

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Eric Cantor

Vice Chairman and Managing Director, Moelis & Co; Former Majority Leader, U.S. House of Representatives

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Ron Cao

Founder and Managing Director, Sky9 Capital

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Karan A. Chanana

Chairman, Amira Nature Foods Limited

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Tom Chapman

Trustee, Chair of the Investment and Deferred Compensation Committees, Wyoming Retirement System

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Curtis S. Chin

Asia Fellow, Milken Institute; Former U.S. Ambassador to the Asian Development Bank

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Joaquim Alberto Chissano

2nd President of Mozambique

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Simon Cooper

CEO, Corporate and Institutional Banking, Standard Chartered

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Court Coursey

Managing Partner, TomorrowVentures, LLC

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Mark Cutis

Chief Investment Officer, Special Situations, Abu Dhabi Investment Council

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Richard Ditizio

President and Chief Operating Officer, Milken Institute

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Rayan Fayez

CEO, Savola Group

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Thomas Finke

Chairman and CEO, Barings

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Lukasz Gadowski

Founder, Team Europe; Chairman, Volocopter

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Hadley Gamble

Reporter and Anchor, CNBC

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Fadi Ghandour

Executive Chairman, Wamda Capital; Co-Founder and Vice Chairman, Aramex

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Daniel Goldin

Founder and CEO, KnuEdge; Former NASA Administrator

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Jonathan Goldstein

CEO, Cain International

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Christine Gulbranson

Senior Vice President, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, University of California System

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Sir Michael Hintze

Founder, Chief Executive and Senior Investment Officer, CQS

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Cyrus Hodes

Founder and Director, AI Initiative; Board Member, Aitheon

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Paul Horvath

Group CEO, Orchard Global Capital Group

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Badr Jafar

CEO, Crescent Enterprises; President, Crescent Petroleum

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Maysa Jalbout

CEO, Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education

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Vilma Jurkute

Director, Alserkal Avenue; Advisory Board Member, Global Cultural Districts Network and the Jean-Paul Najar Foundation

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Salah-Eddine Kandri

Global Head of Education, International Finance Corporation

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Rishi Kapoor

Co-CEO, Investcorp Bank

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Abbas Kazmi

Founding and Managing Partner, Collegiate Capital

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David Kenny

Senior Vice President IBM Watson and Cloud Platform, IBM

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Michael Klowden

CEO, Milken Institute

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Barbara A. Leaf

United States Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates

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Sumant Mandal

Managing Director, March Capital Partners; Co-Founder, The Hive

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Prasanth Manghat

CEO and Executive Director, NMC Health

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James McCormack

Global Head of Sovereign and Supranational Ratings, Fitch Ratings

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Charlie McNairy

CEO and Chief Investment Officer, International Farming Corporation

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Richard Merkin

Founder, Heritage Medical Research Institute; Board Member, FasterCures

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His Excellency Salaheddine Mezouar

President, COP 22; Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Economy and Finance, Morocco

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Michael Milken

Chairman, Milken Institute

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Michael Moe

Founder and CEO, GSV

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James Morgon

Managing Director, Europe, Milken Institute

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Patrice Motsepe

Founder and Chairman, African Rainbow Minerals

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Iman Mutlaq

Founder and CEO, Sigma Investments

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Dima Najim

Managing Director, Education for Employment, UAE

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Kim Nguyen

Co-Founder and CEO, DeepRadiology

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Mike Novogratz

CEO, Galaxy Investment Partners

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Charles Noyes

Quantitative Researcher, Pantera Capital

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Karl Magnus Olsson

Chief Xperience Officer and Co-Founder, Careem

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Katie O'Reilly

Executive Director, Business and Program Development, Milken Institute

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Marc Oshima

Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer, AeroFarms; Board Co-Chair, Chefs Collaborative

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Her Majesty's Ambassador Philip Parham

UK Ambassador to United Arab Emirates

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Pamela Paulk

President and CEO, Johns Hopkins Medicine International

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Jean Christophe Renondin

Senior Investment Manager, State General Reserve Fund, Oman

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Angela Rodell

CEO, Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation

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Jennifer Sacheck

Sanofi Professor of Prevention and Wellness, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University

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Suna Said

Founder and CEO, Nima Capital LLC

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Josh Sandler

CEO and Founder, Lori Systems

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V. Shankar

CEO, Gateway Partners

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Steven Shapiro

Partner, GoldenTree Asset Management

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Howard Shore

Executive Chairman, Shore Capital Group

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Jonathan Simons

President and CEO, Prostate Cancer Foundation; Senior Advisor, Milken Institute

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Jonathan Sokoloff

Managing Partner, Leonard Green & Partners, L.P.

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David Spetzler

President and Chief Scientific Officer, Caris Life Sciences

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Rakesh Suri

CEO, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

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Ali Tabbara

Managing Director, Saudi Medicare Company; Chairman, UME Group Limited

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Louise Tabbiner

Senior Advisor, Business and Program Development, Milken Institute

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Bill Tai

Venture Capitalist; Founder, ACTAI Global

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Steven Tananbaum

Founding Partner and Chief Investment Officer, GoldenTree Asset Management

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Abdulrahman Tarabzouni

CEO and Managing Director, STV

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Heidi Toribio

Global Head, Banks and Broker Dealers, Corporate and Institutional Banking, Standard Chartered

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Staci Warden

Executive Director, Center for Financial Markets, Milken Institute

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David Warren

CEO, Chief Investment Officer and Founding Partner, DW Partners LP

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Eric Wilson

Managing Director, Global Investment Bank

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Cameron Winklevoss

Co-Founder and President, Gemini

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Tyler Winklevoss

Co-Founder and CEO, Gemini

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Hamed Zaghw

Chief Executive, AECOM Middle East Ltd.

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