Participating Organizations

EVENT OVERVIEW

The volatile market conditions experienced by the construction, energy, insurance and other key sectors in the growing economies of the region have increased the risk of loan delinquency among large corporates and SMEs.

With the introduction of the bankruptcy law in countries like UAE, loan delinquent corporates and SMEs can now access court-mediated financial restructuring to stay solvent and avoid leaving the country from non-payment of debts. Most organizations, however opt for out-of court workouts with creditors for ease of settlement, nevertheless the process more often than not is cumbersome and takes years before an agreement can be reached between all parties.

On the other side, banks in the region face the ramifications of high NPL ratio with the region’s average exceeding 6%. IFRS-9 launched worldwide from 1st January 2018 further marks a challenging period for banks as they work towards setting aside provisions for expected loan loss and operate with lesser capital. Much needs to assessed for the successful implementation of the regulation, and inturn effectively manage the NPL ratio.

At The Corporate Restructuring Summit, Network and engage in discussions with over 200 leading industry veterans, part of an exclusive invite-only list, comprising CEOs, Chief Revenue Officers, Chief Credit Risk Officers, Heads of Restructuring and Special Assets, amongst others. Share expertise and grow professionally whilst enjoying the summit’s dynamic programme focusing on two high stake areas – Financial Reorganization and NPLs.

Why should you attend?

Meet 200+ bankers from the GCC region

Identify effective strategies to minimize NPL ratio

Listen to case studies from regional and international organizations which underwent financial restructuring

Find out the implications of IFRS-9 for banks and formula for its successful implementation

Develop strategic business relations with senior bankers from foreign and local banks

Meet large corporates undergoing debt restructuring

Speakers

H.E. Dr. Fahad Alshathri

Deputy Governor – Supervision

SAUDI ARABIAN MONETARY AUTHORITY

Saudi Arabia

Adnan Ahmed Yousif

President & Chief Executive

AL BARAKA BANKING GROUP

Al Bahrain

Majed Essa Al Ajeel

Chairman, KUWAIT BANKING ASSOCIATION
Chairman, BURGAN BANK

Kuwait

Simon Charlton

Chief Restructuring Officer & Acting Chief Executive Officer

AHMAD HAMAD AL GOSAIBI & BROTHERS

Saudi Arabia

Dr. Nasser Saidi

President

NASSER SAIDI & ASSOCIATES

UAE

Murat Sultanov

Senior Financial Sector Specialist, Finance competitiveness and Innovation (FCI) Global Practice

WORLD BANK GROUP

Christopher Maclean

Group Chief Risk Officer

AL RAJHI BANK

Saudi Arabia

Naveed Kamal

Managing Director

CITI BANK N.A.

UAE

Manoj Chawla

General Manager - Risk

EMIRATES NBD

UAE

Talat Z. Hafiz

Secretary General – Media & Banking Awareness Committee

SAUDI BANKS

UAE

Omer Erginsoy

Senior Managing Director – Investigations and Disputes

KROLL

UAE

Bharat Manwani

Head of Loan Management Unit

HSBC BANK MIDDLE EAST LIMITED

UAE

Timothy Knowles

Senior Vice President and Head of M&A

ETISALAT

UAE

Ravi Murthy

Group Chief Financial Officer

ARABTEC CONSTRUCTION LLC

UAE

Esteban Buljevich

Head - Special Assets & Restructuring Department

ABU DHABI COMMERCIAL BANK 

UAE

Bruno Navarro

Managing Director

IPSO FACTO LTD

UAE

Maged George Fanous

Chief Risk Officer & General Manager – Risk Management

BOUBYAN BANK

Kuwait

Walid Alameddine

Chief Executive Officer – Middle East & Africa

PROMONTORY FINANCIAL GROUP

UAE

Vikram Reddy

Senior Vice President – Wholesale Banking Group

MASHREQ

UAE

Biju Thomas

Head - Corporate & Consumer Special Accounts Management

DUBAI ISLAMIC BANK

UAE

Bruce Wade

Chief Risk Officer

NATIONAL BANK OF BAHRAIN

Bahrain

Riaz Mohamed

Head of Financial Restructuring Department

KUWAIT FINANCE HOUSE

Bahrain

Peter Rossiter

Chief Risk Officer

COMMERCIAL BANK INTERNATIONAL PSC

UAE

Adnan Anwar

Chief Financial Officer

NATIONAL BANK OF FUJAIRAH

UAE

Samer Hamed

Chief Financial Officer

INVEST BANK

UAE

Akram Hlioui

Vice President – Remedial Loans Unit

BANK ABC

Bahrain

Dr. Wissam Younis

Chief Financial Officer

TAKWEEN ADVANCED INDUSTRIES

Saudi Arabia

Carla Slim

Economist MENA, Financial Markets

STANDARD CHARTERED BANK

UAE

Tony Hchaime

Head of M & A and ECM

ABU DHABI ISLAMIC BANK

UAE

Ahmed Abdur Rahman

Manager – Corporate Debt Restructuring, Special Assets Management

DUBAI ISLAMIC BANK

UAE

Jason Kardachi

Managing Director

BORRELLI WALSH

UAE

Abdul Hamid Mihrez

Executive Vice President – Special Situations Asset Management

GLOBAL INVESTMENT HOUSE

UAE

Dr. Khaled Al-Gazawi

Chief Executive Officer

EBDAA BANK FOR MICROFINANCE

UAE

Agenda

Who should attend ?

Magna cum-laude Speakers

Fostering deep industry insight & experience, our distinguished high-profile speakers offer the latest industry information and business practices 

Unrivalled Delegate Experience

Maximizing audience engagement through voting & twitter conversations on hot topics and facilitating meetings seamlessly through the summit App

Key Features

High Value Creating Discussion

Primarily comprised of panel discussions, debates and interviews, the conference is designed to create high value through dialogues and discussions.

Cutting-edge Content

Resulting from extensive industry research and complied by distinguished panel of experts, the topics reflect contemporary challenges and industry pain points.

Why Partner with us?

Showcase thought leadership by involvement in solution-driven discussions

Potential prospects & conduct one-on-one meetings facilitated by the organizers

Network & establish strategic business relations with key stakeholders, decision makers and heads of institutions for 2 full days

Address areas of high business impact to a focused group of 150+ delegates

Increase your brand promotion and visibility to the international audience

Gold Partners
Supporting Partners
Official Broadcast Partner
Chinese Broadcast Partner
Industry News Provider
Research Media Partner
Official Online Media Partner
Media Partners

Contact Us

For Speaker Enquiries
Contact

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Serah Ben

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Project Manager

Email: serah@meglobaladvisors.com

Tel: +971-4-441 4946

For Partnership Opportunities
Contact

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Zille Rehman

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Business Development

Email: zille@meglobaladvisors.com

Tel: +971-4-441 4946

For Marketing and Media Related Enquiries
Contact

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Aanchal Dhawan

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Marketing Manager

Email: aanchal@meglobaladvisors.com

Tel: +971-4-441 4946

For Delegate Registrations
Contact

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Regel Aloria

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Delegate Manager

Email: regel@meglobaladvisors.com

Tel: +971-4-441 4946




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