Hani Kablawi

BNY Mellon

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Vladimir Tchaly

Architectural Design Studio - ARUD LTD

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Shaima Jillood

Charles Russell LLP

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Rabeea Shamsi

The Trinity Column Partners LLP

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Tania Naaman

BNY Mellon Asset Management

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Paresh Raja

Market Financial Solutions Ltd

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Samir N Hanna

Bank Audi SAL

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Rob Dollery

Mashreqbank psc

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Mohammed Afrine

BMCE Bank International

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Fadi Elkhoury

Samba Financial Group

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Ahmad Fuad Elayyan

Ajman Bank, UAE

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Antoine de Navacelle

Navateam

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Jakes Ferguson

Al Ahli United Bank (UK) Plc

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Talal Dehbi

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce

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Carol Duncan

Lindsay Duncan Nederland BV

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Bert De Ruiter

QIB (UK) Plc

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James Campbell

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

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Elina Doviborova

St George South London

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Chawki Karam

National Bank of Egypt (UK) Ltd.

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Nasir Khan

Cubism Law

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ABA's Annual Gala Dinner Sparkles

Events , ABA Events The Association's 2014 Annual Gala Dinner, held on 19 November, has been acclaimed as one of the best ever. Two hundred and seventy guests converged on the Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel in London's Knightsbridge to see Raymond Audi presented with the ABA's award for "Distinguished Services to Arab Banking", to hear speeches from Lady Olga Maitland and Baroness Warsi, and to be entertained by professional opera singers and a magician. The event also raised thousands of pounds for charity through the auction of two pictures donated by Rose Issa Gallery. The Gala Dinner is the Association's flagship event and premier social occassion for the Arab Banking community in London. After the champagne reception, the Association's Chief Executive, George Kanaan, welcomed guests to the dinner. Geo...

Corporate Members' Lunch: Lewis Silkin on Employment, Visas and Data Protection

Events , ABA Events The briefing took place on 17 October over lunch at the ABA's offices in Upper Grosvenor Street.  Andrew Osborne, Christopher Hitchins and Jonathan Carr, all partners with Lewis Silkin, addressed three main issues: how employers should respond to discrimination claims brought against them by employees, the recent changes to the UK's investor visa scheme (announced the day before the lunch!) and conditions recently attached to employment visas, and how companies can ensure that they are complying with the provisions of the UK's laws on data protection and bribery, and how they can ensure that will be protected, even if employees engage in improper actions.  The photograph shows Christopher Hitchins speaking to Charbel Khazen, SVP and manager of Gulf International Bank's Lo...

Mon February 16 2015 - Wed February 18 2015
Innovation Arabia 8

Events , Partner Events "Innovation Arabia 8" is a conference organised by the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University in Dubai. The conference will address four themes: "Quality and Business Management", "e-learning Excellence", "Health and Environment" and "Islamic Banking and Finance." The event will be held over three days at "The Address" hotel in the Dubai Mall.  More information on the conference can be seen on the website www.innovationarabia.ae A reduced registration fee is available to ABA members if they register through the following link:  https://www.regonline.com?eventID=1572380&rType...

Tue October 21 2014 - Tue October 21 2014
2nd Arab-British Economic Forum

Events , Partner Events The Arab British Chamber of Commerce will hold the 2nd Arab-British Economic Forum in London on 21st October. The Forum will focus on the strengthening of relations between the Arab World and the United Kingdom and on expanding the range of opportunities for co-operation.  The event is organised in partnership with the League of Arab States, the General Union of Chambers of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture for Arab Countries, the Jordan Chamber of Commerce, United Kingdom Trade and Investment, London & Partners and British Chambers of Commerce. It will be held at the Millenium ...

Wed November 19 2014 - Wed November 19 2014
ABA Annual Gala Dinner

Events , ABA Events The Arab Bankers Association's Annual Gala Dinner will be held on Wednesday 19 November at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel in London's Knightsbridge.  The Gala Dinner is the Association's flagship event, attracting more than 200 guests from London and abroad. Individual tickets cost £175.00 for members and £195.00 for non members. Premium tables, seating up to 12 guests, can be reserved for £2,500 and standard tables, may be reserved for £1,750. More details will be published here when they are available.  

Tue December 2 2014 - Tue December 2 2014
Seminar on Financial Regulation and Conduct

Events , ABA Events The seminar will focus on the role of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and its expectations for banks operating in the U.K. The seminar will address in particular regulatory requirements for Arab, Islamic and other overseas banks operating in the United Kingdom. Speakers from the FCA will be: William Amos, Director of the Wholesale Banking and Investment Management Division Julia Hoggart, Head of Department, Investment Banks Mr. Colin Derby, a Senior Manager at KPMG, will speak about how banks can ensure that they are meeting the FCA's requirements. The seminar will be moderated b...

Tue January 27 2015 - Wed January 28 2015
Manajim: Middle East Mining and Minerals Investment Forum

Events , Partner Events MANAJIM, the Annual Middle East Mining and Investment Forum will be held in London on 27-28 January. The forum is aimed at investors and financiers doing business with mining companies in the Middle East. More information can be seen on the event website manajimevent.com or by contacting Pamela Marenco, Business Development Officer for Symexco at pamela.marenco@symexco.com