CFA Society Emirates, in partnership with CAIA (Chartered Alternative Investment Association) are delighted to invite you for the annual forecasting event.

Topic

    • The purpose of this event is to discuss investment insights that attendees will need to know in order to make informed decisions throughout 2019 and beyond.
    • What financial developments are likely to happen in the region and globally and how will they affect investors’ portfolios?
    • A panel of influential economists and experienced financial professionals will give their views on these subjects and more.

Please participate in the Market Sentiment Survey 1Q 2019

Event Details:

    • The purpose of this event is to discuss investment insights that attendees will need to know in order to make informed decisions throughout 2019 and beyond.
    • What financial developments are likely to happen in the region and globally and how will they affect investors’ portfolios?
    • A panel of influential economists and experienced financial professionals  will give their views on these subjects and more.

Speakers:

    • Gustavo Montero, Engineer/MBA/MSc, Currently a Principal in various global Companies. He is a Blockchain and Cryptocurrency specialist. Prior to this, Gustavo held senior roles in Swiss top tier Banks and was trained as an Auditor by a top 4. He also has solid experience as a Project Engineer from the first part of his career.
    • Dr. Sabah Hamad al-Sabah al-Binali, Chief Executive Officer at Universal Strategy – Dr. al-Binali is Vice Chairman of the Board of The National Investor. He served as the Chief Investment Officer of SHUAA Capital, Director of the Board at Credit Suisse Saudi Arabia, Chairman of Shuaa Capital Saudi Arabia, Vice Chairman of Gulf Finance Co., Chairman of Gulf Installments Co., Chairman of Zawya, founding CEO and CIO of Saffar Capital. Dr. al-Binali received his Ph.D. from Columbia University.
    • Luciano Jannelli, Ph.D., CFA, Head Investment Strategy, ADCB Asset Management. Luciano has held various senior, C-level and Executive Board positions at UBS Group, Bank Julius Bar and Swissquote Bank. Luciano hold a PhD in economics from Columbia University.

Dubai : March 27th ( Shangri-la Hotel SZR) 28th ABU DHABI (ADGM )

Suggested Agenda for the Dubai event:

6:30pm: registration & pre-event networking coffee
6:30pm: Welcome introduction by CFA Emirates Society representative and CAIA representative
6:45pm: Presentation of the results of the CFA Emirates Society Market Survey
6:55pm: Panel discussion
7:45pm: Dinner

Abu Dhabi : Global Market on March 28th as a breakfast event.

Agenda for the Abu Dhabi Breakfast

8:00 Registration & pre-event networking coffee
8:30: Welcome introduction by CFA Emirates Society representative and CAIA representative
8:45: Presentation of the results of the CFA Emirates Society Market Survey
9:00: Panel discussion
10:15: Breakfast