Gulf Bank lead sponsor of Euromoney Kuwait 2017 Alghanim to be a keynote speaker
Building on its commitment to supporting the economy and development of Kuwait, Gulf Bank is pleased to announce its lead sponsorship of Euromoney Kuwait Conference for the 7th consecutive year. The conference will be held on 26 September 2017 at the JW Marriott hotel, in partnership with the Ministry of Finance.
This year’s conference will address the New Kuwait 2035 strategy, and the changes it will bring about to the Kuwait economy and the nation under the theme of ‘New Kuwait - Financial Challenge or Financing Opportunity?’ The main panel discussions are organized around four key themes: Kuwaiti Banks; Macro Economic Outlook; Capital Markets (Equity and Debt); and Financial Services.
Confirmed speakers for this 9th edition of the conference includes Anas Al-Saleh, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Finance and Dr. Mohammad Yousef Al-Hashel, Governor, Central Bank of Kuwait, in addition to several other senior policy-makers, financiers and investors.
Omar Kutayba Alghanim, Gulf Bank Chairman and CEO of Alghanim Industries, will participate as keynote speaker in the first interview session with Kuwaiti Banks. Alghanim will discuss the New Kuwait plan and the role that financial services industry plays in executing the plan.
The Bank will also be participating in the Financial Services panel in the afternoon and will be represented by Tareq AlSaleh, Assistant General Manager of Investments at Gulf Bank.
Gulf Bank’s ongoing participation and sponsorship of the Euromoney conference stems from its dedication and commitment to supporting the development of Kuwait, by contributing its rich expertise and in depth knowledge of the Kuwaiti market and highlighting the potential opportunities that lie ahead.
The Euromoney Conference is the world’s leading organizer of conferences for cross-border investment and capital markets for portfolio and direct investors, financial intermediaries, corporations, governments, banks and financial institutions. The annual Euromoney conference provides Gulf Bank an unparalleled platform to discuss Kuwait’s fiscal, monetary and economic diversification strategy.
Omar Kutayba Alghanim