Thursday, 27 November 2014 17:17
In continuing efforts to strengthen cooperation between the United Kingdom and the Arab world, the Arab-British Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) is organising the GCC-British Economic Forum - The Private Sector: Challenges & Opportunities, Global Arab Network reports according to a press release.
The event will take place on Thursday 4th December 2014 at the Landmark Hotel in London involving a full day conference followed by a Gala Dinner.
(ABCC) is delighted to inform you that confirmed speakers at the Forum include:
HRH The Duke of York, KG
H.E. Dr Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani
Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)
HRH Prince Saud bin Khalid Al-Faisal
Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA)
Dr. Khalid K. Al-Hajri
Chairman & CEO
Qatar Solar Technologies (QSTec)
Sir Stephen Wright KCMG
Mr. Mounir Bouaziz
Vice President Shell Upstream International Commercial, MENA-NBD &LNG
Mr. Yahya Alyahya
Prof. Abdel-ilah Bennis
Regent Global Solutions
Dr. Florence Eid
CEO & Chief Economist
Mr. Zubair Patel
The Forum will highlight the growing importance of GCC-British relations bringing together senior figures from the UK and the Gulf region to discuss options for future cooperation. Government officials, senior executives and decision makers from both the Gulf region and the UK will meet to discuss new opportunities emerging in a range of key economic sectors, including investment.
The event will offer many opportunities for high profile B2B and B2G networking and has already attracted the keen interest of both British and Gulf companies that are seeking to develop their business activities in these strategically important markets.