• 7 November 2019, Dubai, UAE
  • (+971) 4427 3649

Competing for Customer Trust and Mandate

Middle East & Africa International Finance Summit 2019

The financial services ecosystem is entirely different to a decade ago, with political upheavals, economic uncertainty and planning for numerous regulatory changes coming into effect in 2019. Additionally, financial institutions are facing increasingly fierce competition from both traditional and non-traditional players in payments, supply chain, risk mitigation and regulatory compliance. The global commercial banking industry, which is approximately the same size as the global oil and gas industry and three times the size of the global airlines market, is going through a major revolution as banking and technology collide.

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Key working sessions include:

Competing for Customer Trust and Mandate

Global trade finance outlook

The Heads of Transaction Finance and CROs Annual Dialogue

Enhancing SWIFT migration by adopting ISO 20022

The International Innovation in Finance Council for Middle East and Africa

Regulatory technology (Regtech) and compliance – not just a simple cost-benefit equation

Blockchain to consolidate the supply chain financing expansion

Shift of an open banking world – the Second Payment Services Directive (PSD2) and General Data Protection Regulator (GDPR)

Who will attend?

With an audience of over 100 senior executive bankers, start-ups, unicorns and international experts, the attendee profile will consist of the following:

CEOs, business heads and senior executives handling transaction banking, trade finance and cash management

Senior executives running the operations, technology, systems and methods of financial institutions seeking insights into the business side of banks, asset management firms and private equity firms

Senior executives dealing with cross-border corporate payments, logistics and supply chain finance

Senior executives who are working on risk management, controls and business development


Dušan Stojanović
Venture Capitalist, Leading Investor in Distributed Ledger Technologies, Founder and Director at True Global Ventures 3.
Nick Dove
Director of a USD 3 billion Hedge Fund former Executive Director, UBS.
Amol Bahuguna
Head, Payments and Cash Management.


Get a glimpse of our Middle East & Africa International Finance Dialogue 2018.