5-6 December 2023
Mandarin Oriental Jumeira
Coming to its tenth edition, the Middle East Family Office Investment Summit is a firm fixture in the calendar of the most prominent and influential families in the region – as well as those who want to do business with them.
Welcome to our exciting 10th edition of the Middle East Family Office Investment Summit. If you have joined us before, prepare for a celebratory event like no other we have held so far. And if this is your first time joining us, you’ve picked the best possible time to start coming to our regular networking events.
Alea Global Group is a family office with a long and prestigious history in the Middle East. As a family office ourselves, we are part of a global family office network, and our membership of this network means that decision-makers and family office members themselves attend our events, rather than simply their representatives. This means our events are of huge instrumental value when it comes to creating new business relationships, and many collaborations between family offices and service providers have sprung from one of our events.
The packed program for this event includes global topics that affect family offices and those who want to do business with them. We will hear from experts who are leaders in their field, we will gain insight into topics that directly affect all of our individual projects, and we will share our opinions with each other in a relaxed open forum. More than 100 single family offices from the region are scheduled to attend this summit, and there will be a 70:30 split of family offices to service providers, ensuring quality face-to-face time with the people who matter to your business.
And of course we have built our regular informal networking breaks into the programme, giving all delegates the opportunity to meet and talk with one another multiple times over the course of two days. With inspiration provided by the program, and a high quality and exclusive delegate list, it is during these breaks that some of the most exciting partnerships begin.
So join us for this very special celebration, and we look forward to hearing your resulting success stories in the near future.
The Al Duaij family office has a long and glorious history in Kuwait as one of the most prominent and respected business forces.
The Al Duaij family business, Alea Global Group, has won several awards including The European Award, and the CEO Award two years running. Head of the family office, Mohammad Al Duaij, has won the Man of the Year award for his work building international business relationships.
Through their networks, they have formed strong personal and professional relationships with other family offices across the globe, all sharing much common ground and a willingness to work together.
Mohammad Al Duaij, has been a conference speaker for the past 12 years, appearing at events all over the world. It was during his time touring the conference circuit that Mohammad noticed a gap in the market for events specific to family offices and those who want to meet them.
Bringing together his conference experience, and his special insight into the world’s most prestigious family offices, this conference unites family offices with each other. It also gives business and entrepreneurs unprecedented access to this unique and powerful network.
Executive Chairman, Abdulla Al Gurg Global Investments, UAE
Director General - Lending, Saudi EXIM Bank, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Business Officer, Qatar Financial Centre, Qatar
Scholar, Inventor, Entrepreneur, USA & Saudi Arabia
General Manager, Boushahri Specialized Polyclinic & Boushahri Clinic, Kuwait
Deputy Chairman, BinHendi Enterprises & GCEO, UAE
Quartz & Abeer Medical Group, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Founder, Empower, USA
Founder & CEO, Erteqa Financial Company, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Chairwoman, Al Saedan for Development Company, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
CEO, Mubbadrah Investment, Sultanate Oman
Director, Al-Sayer Group Holding, Kuwait
Family Member, BinDawood Group, Saudi Arabia
Senior Advisor, Araya International, UAE
Co-founder & Executive Partner, JUSC, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Managing Partner, Sabeen Group, Sultanate Oman
Chief Emerging Markets Economist, Bloomberg, UAE
Managing Director, AlHandal, Iraq & UAE
Founder & CEO, AYM Commerce & IATC, Saudi Arabia
CEO, Exits, Egypt
CEO, TrustWithTrade Group, CEO & Founder, Oxygenate Global, UAE
Serial Entrepreneur, Investor, Co-Founder, Avocado Coin, Mexico
Co-Founder, Hapondo, Qatar
Ambassador Of Rwanda, UAE
Founder & CEO, Ejada Capital, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Founder & CEO, S. B. International Academy & Executive Business Consultant for Royal Families, UAE
Editing Reporter, Bloomberg, UAE
CEO, Versity Invest, USA
President, The Family Office GSNB, France
Head of Dar Al Fikr Endowments, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Founder, Wallys Car Company, Tunis
Investment Advisor, Egypt
CEO, Porcellan Tiles, UAE
Partner, Sawari Ventures, Egypt
Co-founder and Director, Agio Group, Bahamas
CFA, Advisor, Port Perry Investments, UAE
Managing Partner, Oxbridge Ventures, UK
CEO, Sabeen Group, Sultanate Oman
Founder & Chairman, Lakestar, Europe
Chairman & MD, Vault Investments, UAE
CEO, Metamind, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
MP & CEO, Middle East Venture Partners, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Previous esteemed speakers
Every edition of the Middle East Family Office Investment Summit attracts prestigious speakers from the Middle East.
Click here to see some of the world class names who have contributed to our previous events.
Registration, Networking and one-on-one meetings.
Welcome and opening remarks.
16:40 Family offices in the Middle East: A decade in perspective
- A recap of major developments affecting Middle East family offices in the last ten years
- What might the next ten years have in store for the region and its family offices
- How can we shape the story to ensure personal and regional success?
17:10 The new global superpowers
- How China, Russia and the Middle East have become the blocks of the new world
- What this new positioning means for international trade and investment
- What roles will the US and Europe play in geopolitics in the coming years?
17:50 Open Discussion: Cultural tourism and cultural identity
- How the Middle East can further capitalize on international tourism
- Protecting and promoting national culture while embracing new cultural trends
- Cultural events as catalysts for international tourism growth
18:30 Layering legacy and profit with impact investment
- Why family offices in particular are suited to effective impact investment
- Success stories of impact investment around the region
- How to look for profitability as well as social good in impact investment opportunities
19:00 Roundtable Discussions
With peer learning and interaction in mind, these 60- minute breakout sessions are designed to promote the sharing of experiences and brainstorming of ideas in facilitated and balanced discussions.
20:00 Networking Dinner
A chance to network in an informal setting and discuss the day’s events over dinner.
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