CEO Summit (Cranfield University)

The CEO Summit, organised by the Chamber in partnership with ABCC member, Cranfield University, was an international forum for addressing important topics related to the global economic recovery. Taking as its title, Resetting the global economy: Leading and learning in a crisis: now, next and beyond, the online day-long Summit was opened by H E Dr Khaled Hanafy, Secretary General, Union of Arab Chambers and Dr Kamal Hassan, the Assistant Secretary-General (Economic Sector), The League of Arab States, speaking alongside Rt Hon Baroness Symons and Mr Bandar Reda.

We hosted speakers drawn from the UK and Arab world, such as ministers, senior executives and academics, including, Mrs Haifa Fahoum Al Kaylani (AIWF and ABCC Board member), Mr Mansoor Hanif, NEOM, Professor Birgitte Andersen, CEO, BIG Innovation Centre, HE Talal Abu Ghazaleh, Founder and Chairman, Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Global, David Jones, CEO The Talent Enterprise, Joe Hepworth, CEO the British Centres for Business, UAE, Eng Walid A Abukhaled, CEO, SAMI, Mr Rabih Sabra, Director General, Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture of Beirut and Mount Lebanon.