“With the increased momentum in Dubai capital markets in terms of listings and participation, we are delighted to launch the MENA IPO Summit Series – Dubai Edition as an important catalyst to exploring market opportunities in collaboration with Capital Market and IPO experts. DFM’s primary focus continues to be to develop a vibrant and progressive capital market ecosystem in partnership with all market stakeholders”.
Hamed Ali, CEO, DFM and Nasdaq Dubai

 

About the MENA IPO Summit Series - Dubai 2022

About the MENA IPO Summit Series - Dubai 2023

With the regular news about new IPO pipeline additions and latest issuances throughout 2022, the inaugural MENA IPO Summit - Dubai 2023 is the perfect stage for the latest insights, key trends and lively discussions between regulators, issuers, investment experts and the companies in strategic preparation for becoming future listings.

This essential and timely business gathering will bring together an exclusive faculty of industry experts to share first-hand knowledge of the IPO process and the opportunities and challenges of becoming a public company. It will also showcase Dubai and its position as a vibrant Start Up hub, offering the regulatory environment, business culture and capital opportunities for scaling ventures up to and through IPO.

With a focus across Dubai’s growth outlook, the prospects and processes for new waves of IPOs and the ESG agenda, this will be the meeting place for the entire IPO value chain.

300+
Attendees
50+
Industry Speakers
20+
Sessions
3
Days of Content
1
Focused Workshops

Matching a supportive new regulatory landscape and record investor confidence with strong pipelines of IPO ready state, private and family company listings – Dubai is unleashing the massive potential of its capital market. Are you ready?

WHO ATTENDS MENA IPO Summit Series - Dubai 2023

Regional and International CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, Heads of Department, for:

Stock Exchanges

Institutional & International Investors

Government Authorities & Regulators

Fund Managers

Investor Relations (IR)

Investment and Merchant Banks Consultancies

Listed Companies

Law Firms

Large & Medium State and Private Enterprises

Family Businesses

Start Ups, Soonicorns & Unicorns

Private Equity & Venture Capital Firms

Traders and Stock Brokers

FinTech Solution Providers – AI, ML, Blockchain

Trading Platforms & Apps

Business Intelligence & Research Platforms

Speakers at MENA IPO Summit Series Dubai 2023

Shaikha Almarri

Head of Government and Corporates
HSBC Dubai

Andrew Robinson

Head of EMEA ECM and Head of Global Equity Syndicate
HSBC

Her Excellency Dr. Maryam Buti Al Suwaidi

CEO,
Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA)

Hamed Ali

CEO
Dubai Financial Market (DFM) and Nasdaq Dubai

Mohammad Al Bastaki

CEO
Emirates NBD Capital

Abdulla Belhoul

CEO
TECOM Group

Thomas Varghese

CFO
DEWA

Saeed Al Awar

Head of Middle East, Managing Director
Rothschild & Co

KEY THEMES AT A GLANCE

 
 

Dubai’s Capital Market Landscape and the Outlook for IPOs in Dubai

Capitalising on the IPO Surge – Spotlight on Key IPO Initiatives in the Market

Global Investors – Delivering Sustainable Long-Term Growth Outcomes

Building a Long-Lasting Legacy for Family Businesses through IPOs

The Valuation Upside of ESG Integration – An Essential Tool for Economic Growth

Corporate Governance Under the Lens – Why is Good Governance Important for a Successful IPO?

Sponsors and Partners

Platinum Sponsors

Diamond Sponsor

Gold Sponsors

Supporting Partner

Networking Partners

SUPPORTING ASSOCIATIONS AND MEDIA PARTNERS

Supporting Partner

Broadcast Partner

Educational Partner

Supporting Associations

Community Partners