MEA General Counsel & Board Secretary

Navigating in a more complex, uncertain, ambiguous environment? In this 2-day conference, benchmark board processes and procedures with top level executives. Also hear how others are reinforcing corporate governance to ensure integrity and stability, at the same time address your latest compliance challenges.

Thought Leaders And Esteemed Speakers

Dr. Ashraf Gamaleldin

Chief Executive Officer
Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance, UAE

Ayman Osman

Director - Corporate, External & Legal Affairs
Microsoft, UAE

Chris Hodge

Director of Governance Perspective
Advisor of ICSA The Governance Institute, UK

Dr. Yasser Abo Ismail

General Counsel and Compliance Officer, MENA
Schindler Group, UAE

Carina Wessels

Group General Counsel and Company Secretary
Alexander Forbes Group, South Africa

Fayyaz Mahmood

General Counsel
Bahrain Airport Company

Filippo Cossalter

Legal Director Emerging Markets- Pharmaceutical Group
Johnson & Johnson, UAE

Tarek Nakkach

Regional Legal Counsel MENA
Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Nabil Azar

General Counsel and Company Secretary
RAKBANK, UAE

Bernadette Baynie

Legal Adviser
Zain, Bahrain

Crégor Janssen

Vice President, Senior Legal Counsel
First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB), United Arab Emirates

Ezzeddine Bizri

Company Secretary
National Bank of Oman, Oman

Richard Phelan

Managing Counsel
Oman Gas Company S.A.O.C, Oman

John Tothill

Company Secretary
HSBC Bank Middle East, UAE

Walid Shukri

Independent Director and Chairman Audit, Risk Compliance Committee
Al Hokair Group & Saudi Mechanical Industries, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

George Eapen

Global CISO and Head of Cyber Security
Petrofac

Sahia Ahmad

General Counsel, International Legal and Compliance
Dubai Tourism

George Janssen

Director & General Counsel
Blancco Technology Group, United Kingdom

Jean Fitzgerald

General Counsel
Equitativa, UAE

Daniel Abela

General Manager – Legal EEMEA
International SOS, UAE

Mohammed Noaman

General Counsel Middle East, North Africa and Turkey
GE Power, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Raed Al Saadouni

Head of Legal and Compliance, Security Solutions
Airbus Defense and Space

Seamus Gillen

Former Director of Policy
The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators
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The themes

In Discussion

Board Effectiveness

the basis of board structures and running more efficient meetings

Corporate Governance

What are the Best Practices, New Regulations and Legal Compliance?

Scandal-proofing

Protecting Your Brand through a Corporate Crisis and Chaos

Corporate Culture

maintaining a culture of risk awareness and ethical behaviour

Road to Compliance

Keeping up with ethics and compliance at a local and global scale

Emerging Technology

Gearing up for digital disruption through new innovations

THE DELEGATES

Who will attend

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Saudia Cargo
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Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company
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Bank ABC
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Thiqah
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Abu Dhabi Ports
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Al Ghurair Group
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Shelf Drilling
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RAK Hospitality Holding
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Saudi Railway Co
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1st Energy Bank
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Shelf Drilling
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...and many more...
The sponsors

Solution Providers

Event Partners

Supporting and Media Partners

We bring you value

Why attend

DISCOVER

LEARN ABOUT WINNING STRATEGIES, ADOPT BEST PRACTICES AND STAY AHEAD OF FUTURE TRENDS

IMPLEMENT

WALK AWAY WITH ACTION PLANS TO BE IMMEDIATELY IMPLEMENTED AS SOON AS YOU GET BACK TO WORK

NETWORK

EXCHANGE INFORMATION, IDEAS AND INSIGHTS WITH INDUSTRY LEADERS AND PREMIUM AUDIENCE IN A FIVE-STAR ENVIRONMENT

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