Featured Speakers

ABANA has hosted an impressive and diverse roster of speakers at its events over the past thirty years. A small selection of past speakers is highlighted below. Please refer to our Past Events to view profiles of all past speakers.

Nemat Shafik

Deputy Managing Director
International Monetary Fund

Nemat Shafik

Bruce Kasman

Chief Economist & Global Head of Economic Research
J.P. Morgan

Bruce Kasman

George T. Abed

Senior Counselor and Director for Africa and the Middle East
Institute for International Finance (IIF)


Fadel Gheit

Managing Director, Senior Analyst
Oppenheimer & Co.


Maha K. Al-Ghunaim

Vice Chairman & Group Chief Executive Officer
Global Investment House