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Dr. Henry Azzam is the Chairman of Deutsche Bank for the Middle East and North Africa. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the international financial crisis, the intra-bank market, sukuk issuance and the need to create a more robust secondary market, and the current state of project finance in the UAE. Copyright 2011 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/henry-azzam-chairman-middle-east-and-north-africa-deutsche-bank-8344/
Muhammad Mumuni is the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration of Ghana. He spoke with The Prospect Group about foreign direct investment, developing trade relationships, and Ghana's political role in West Africa. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/muhammad-mumuni-minister-of-foreign-affairs-regional-integration-ghana-8788/
William E. Heinecke is the Chairman & CEO of Minor International, one of the largest hospitality and leisure companies in the Asia Pacific region. He spoke with The Prospect Group about Minor's businesses, how the Chinese market is changing the landscape of the hospitality industry, and why Thailand remains an attractive investment destination. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/william-e-heinecke-chairman-ceo-minor-international-81106/
From the creators of Radi-Aid; Meet Michael and donate your stereotypes at http://www.rustyradiator.com https://twitter.com/AfricaForNorway https://www.facebook.com/pages/Africa-for-Norway/512874142058207 We're messing with you. There's no such thing as charity actors. But in our video, did you recognize stereotypes frequently used in fundraising campaigns? Hunger and poverty is ugly, and it calls for action. However, we need to create engagement built on knowledge, not stereotypes. Why? http://www.rustyradiator.com/#why We need to change the way fundraising campaigns are communicating issues of poverty and development. This is why we are awarding creative fundraising campaigns with the Golden Radiator Award, and stereotypical campaigns with the Rusty Radiator Award. An international ju...
As a Director, you would be interested in USB-ED’s Africa Directors Programme, presented in association with the Old Mutual Investment Group, the Institute of Directors and INSEAD. The focus is on the director as person, the governance processes of boards and board dynamics, further equipping you to govern with purpose, confidence and skill. Furthermore, you will be able to include the successful completion thereof into a portfolio of evidence for the Chartered Director Designation. More info at http://www.usb-ed.com/Courses/Pages/Course-details.aspx?Course=Africa-Directors-Programme&CID=99®ion=South%20Africa
Yves Manghardt is the Chairman and CEO of Nestlé Middle East, which owns and operates 17 factories and 37 offices in the Middle East. He spoke with The Prospect Group about Nestlé's business in the region, local dynamics in retail and distribution throughout the Middle East and evolving consumer tastes. Copyright 2011 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/yves-manghardt-chairman-and-ceo-nestle-middle-east-8297/
Hamdi Osman is the Senior Vice President of FedEx Express Middle East, Indian Subcontinent & Africa. He spoke with The Prospect Group about how the logistics industry in the region is developing and the role Dubai will play in the industry and in the region. Copyright 2011 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/hamdi-osman-senior-vice-president-fedex-8264/
Dr. Hage G. Geingob is the Minister of Trade and Industry of the Republic of Namibia. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the new initiatives that the Ministry of Trade and Industry is involved in, the recent change in the country's investment inflows, and the role that Namibia's natural resources play in attracting foreign investments. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/hage-g-geingob-minister-of-trade-and-industry-republic-of-namibia-8893/
Guy Mehula is the President (Middle East, North Africa, and the northern Mediterranean Sea border countries) of Parsons, a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, environmental, and defense/security. He spoke with The Prospect Group about new infrastructure development initiatives, working with the different governments in the UAE, and what is important to foreign companies deciding to come and do business in the UAE. Copyright 2011 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/guy-mehula-president-mena-parsons-8414/
The Management Board of the Federation of Kenya Employers recently celebrated FKE Executive Director Jacqueline Mugo for featuring in the list of Africa's top 50 most influential women released by Jeune Afrique publication. The event was graced by Mrs. Graca Machel, former first lady of the Republic of South Africa among other dignitaries.
Jean Baptiste Bikalou is the CEO of PetroGabon, the largest distributor of gas and the second largest distributor of other refined petroleum products in Gabon. He spoke with The Prospect Group about PetroGabon's market position in the energy sector, the company's challenges, and Gabon's objective to become an emerging economy by 2025. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/jean-baptiste-bikalou-ceo-petrogabon-8846/
http://www.weforum.org/ African frontier markets attract about 1% of global private equity flows. How can the region’s capital markets deepen and broaden? Dimensions to be addressed: - Integrating and harmonizing cross-border market regulation - Increasing long-term corporate and government bonds - Advancing initial public offering activity •Raymond McGuire, Head, Global Banking, Citi, USA. •Maria Ramos, Chief Executive Officer, Barclays Africa Group, South Africa; Global Agenda Council on Africa. •John Rwangombwa, Governor of the National Bank of Rwanda; Global Agenda Council on the Future of Banking. •Hendrik du Toit, Chief Executive Officer, Investec Asset Management, United Kingdom. Moderated by •Matina Stevis, Africa Business Correspondent, The Wall Street Journal.
The official theme for the African Union’s 27th Summit is: “Year of Human Rights, with a particular focus on the Rights of Women”. And as leaders converge in Rwanda's capital Kigali next weekend, what issues are likely to dominate their discussions? This gathering of African leaders is happening amidst deepening economic uncertainty, worsening food security, fragile peace in various regions and the ever present threat of terrorism. On the other hand, the anticipated launch of an African passport is slated for the summit. Beatrice Marshall and her panel of experts assess the African Union's expectations for the future in this episode of Talk Africa!
Osman Sultan is the CEO of Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company, also known as Du, the Dubai based telecommunications operator that created a duopoly in the UAE's telecommunications sector. He spoke with The Prospect Group about network connection within the UAE, infrastructure development, and local content creation. Copyright 2011 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/osman-sultan-ceo-du-2-8555/
Karim Smaira is the Vice President -- Intercontinental at Merck Serono. He spoke with The Prospect Group about Merck Serono's activities in the Middle East, the pharmaceutical industry in the region, and research and development. Copyright 2011 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/karim-smaira-vice-president-merck-serono-8445/
Salah Jaidah is the Vice Chairman MENA and Chief Country Officer in Qatar at Deutsche Bank. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the Qatari banking sector, the impact of extraneous events on the region, and the economic diversification process in Qatar. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/executivefocus/profile/salah-jaidah-vice-chairman-mena-chief-country-officer-qatar-deutsche-bank/8581/