Meet institutional investors,
    SWFs & family offices
    from across the Middle East






    Sharmila C Kassam

    Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Employees' Retirement System of Texas

    Joining us in Dubai for the first time, Ms Kassam is a rising star who manages >$25 billion investments for one of the top pension funds in the United States. On the hunt for the next international opportunity, delegates will not want to miss this chance to hear from and meet with one of our most prominent US keynotes.











    Dr. John Rutledge

    Chief Investment Strategist, Safanad

    Economic Advisor, US & Chinese Governments, Contributor, CNBC, Forbes, Author, Lessons from a Road Warrior

    Join us as Dr. John Rutledge, Safanad’s Chief Investment Strategist, speaks from his experience gained from a long career in private equity investing on the next major storm system global investors will face in 2016.







    Zulfe Ali

    Chief Investment Officer, Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company B.S.C.

    Don't miss Zulfe Ali, the man responsible for developing and implementing the global investment strategy for Mumtalakat and ensuring long-term growth of the investment portfolio, as he speaks on investing in industrial clusters.






Many thanks to all our Middle East Investment Summit 2016 attendees


The 18th edition was better than ever with hours of learning and facilitated networking. Thanks to everyone who attended and made the event so amazing.

We look forward to seeing you on 22-23 May 2017.




Join global leaders

2016 speakers include:


Dr Rania Azmi

Strategic Advisor

Middle East Sovereign Wealth Fund

Anand Subramaniam


Bahrain National Holding 

Sharmila C Kassam

Deputy Chief Investment Officer

Employees Retirement System of Texas  

Ciaran Barr

Investment Director



Dr John Rutledge

Chief Investment Strategist


Andrew McCaffery

Global Head of Alternatives

Aberdeen Asset Management

Mr Zulfe Ali

Chief Investment Officer

Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company B.S.C.




What is the
Middle East Investment Summit?

The Middle East Investment Summit is 3 conferences in 1, designed to meet the complete needs of end-investors in the Middle East.
Connecting investors with financial market gurus and world class fund managers for over 16 years.

Join top institutional investors from across the Middle East and build up your network throughout the conference. Not only will you meet over 200 family offices and sovereign wealth funds at the round tables and 1-2-1 networking sessions but you can build your relationships at the evening cocktail reception in an informal setting.

The latest sectors, deals and markets with the greatest potential

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Where institutional and provate wealth access top performing hedge funds

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The hottest market opportunities across strategies, cities and property types for inbound and outbound investment

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"The who's who of Middle East investing
with a good sprinkling of global experts thown in"


Who attends

Just some of the investors that join us

Abu Dhabi Investment Authority  Abu Dhabi Investment Company  Abu Dhabi Investment Council  Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company  Dubai Holding   Emirates Investment Authority  Fonds de maroc   Fonds Marocain de Developpement Touristique  Kuwait Investment Authority  Mubadala Development Company  Mumtalakat  Norges Bank Investment Management  Qatar Investment Authority  Saudi Arabian Monetary Fund   State General Reserve Fund of Oman  A’Sharqiya Investment Holding  Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank  Abu Dhabi Retirement and Pension Funds  Action Group Holdings  Al Abbas International  Al Fahim Group  Al Ghurair Investments  Al Mazroui Group  Al Qudra Holdings  Al Rostamani Group Family Office  Al Touq Group  Alain Capital  Al-Dar General Trading  Allstate Investments  APG  APICORP  Arab Petroleum Investment Corporation  B.N. Gupta Charitable Trust  Bahamdan Group  Bahrain Economic Development Board  Bin Zayed Group Family Office  Burj Holding Limited  Buset Investments  Dutco Group  Emirates Investment and Development PSC  Employees Retirement System of New Orleans  Grosvenor Estate  Habtoor Groop  Israni Family Office  Japan Pension Fund Association  Jebel Tariq Trading  Juma Al-Majid Group Family Office  Kanoo Group Family Office  Korea Investment Corporation  Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development  Kuwait Investment Company  Loeb Partners Corporation  Maalem Holding  Majid Al Futtaim Family Office  Malaz Group  Mashreq Bank  Ministry of Defense Pension Fund, Oman  National Bank of Abu Dhabi  National Bank of Kuwait  Noor Islamic Bank  Oman Investment Corporate S.A.O.C.  Oman Investment Fund  ONP Peru State Pension Fund  Pension Fennia  Pension Fund Commission  Qatar Petroleum  Rashed Abdul Rahamn Al Rashed and Sons Family Office  Rasmala Investment Bank Limited  Regal Group Investments  Richmond Retirement System  Saudi Aramco  Saudi Economic Development Company  Sharjah Asset Management  The Boston Foundation  The Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable & Humanitarian Foundation  UK Pension Fund  United Gulf Bank 



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