List of speakers in alphabetical order:
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Prince Rahim Aga Khan

Dr. Ahmad Abdul Aziz
General Director
Syrian Investment Agency

Aijaz Ahmad
Chairman and CEO
Pangro Development Advisors

Dr. Fawaz Akhras
British Syrian Society

HE Eng. Sufian Al Alao
Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources
Syrian Arab Republic

Ghayth Armanazi
Executive Director
British Syrian Society

Michel Azzam
Head of Corporate Banking Division
Banque Bemo Saudi Fransi

HE Dr. Yarob Badr
Minister Of Transport
Syrian Arab Republic

Francois Bergere
General Secretary of The Mission D’appui Aux PPP
Ministry Of Economy & Finance, France

Amjad Bseisu
Petrofac Energy And Development

Costi Farid Chehlaoui
Advisor To The Board Of Directors, Syria Gulf Bank
Vice Chairman Of The Board Of Directors, The Syrian Kuwaiti Insurance Company

Brian Constant
British Syrian Society

Adrian Creed
Partner, International Department
Trowers & Hamlins

Dr. Riad Daoudi
Senior Lawyer
Dr. Riad Daoudi & Associates Law Office

HE Mr. Abdullah Dardari
Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs
Syrian Arab Republic

John Davie
Chairman, Altra Capital Ltd. Chairman, UK
Government’s Advisory Group On PPP

Dr. Douraid Dergham
General Manager
Commercial Bank Of Syria

Ayed Fattah
Siemens AG. Energy Sector, Fossil Power Generation Division

Jon Ferrier
General Manager
Petro-Canada Palmyra BV

Jacques Follain
Managing Director
Aéroports De Paris Management

David Freeman
British Syrian Society

HE Omar Ghalawenji
Minister Of Housing and Construction
Syrian Arab Republic

Roger Godsiff
UK Member Of Parliament

Bassel Hamwi
Deputy Chairman & General Manager
Bank Audi, Syria

Khalid Saoud Al Hassan
Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
Gulf Insurance Company, Kuwait

HE Dr. Mohammed Al Houssein
Minister of Finance
Syrian Arab Republic

Abdulkader Husrieh
Senior Partner
Ernst & Young, Syria

Wilhelm Icke
Vice President, Europe, Middle East, Central Asia
DEG KFW Bankengruppe

Suzy Jagger
Politics And Business Correspondent
The Times of London

HE Dr. Ahmad Kussay Kayyali
Minister Of Electricity
Syrian Arab Republic

Asad Khair
Associate Director
Corporate Finance KPMG

Mahmoud Al Khoshman
CEO, Sana Investment
CEO, Marafeq (Member Of The Cham Holding Group) Syria

Gurol Konyalioglu
Head Of Urban Regeneration Department
Housing Development Administration Of Turkey

Benoit Lange
Executive Director
International Development, Bouygues Travaux

Dr. Georges Makhoul
President, Middle East And North Africa
Morgan Stanley

Moazzam A Mekan
Manager, Infrastructure Advisory Services

Hassan Mukayed
Chief Executive Officer
Syrian-Qatari Holding

Ole Thorbjorn Myklestad
Syria Country Chair, General Manager, Syria Shell Petroleum Development BV
Managing Director, Al Furat Petroleum Company

Alastair Newton
Managing Director and Senior Political Analyst
Nomura International plc

Dr. Paul Noumba Um
Lead Economist, Economic Support Unit, Sustainable Development Dept., Mena Region
The World Bank Group

Paloma Perez De Vega
Loan Officer - Near East Division, Europe’s Neighbour And Partner Countries
European Investment Bank

HE. Mr. Farid Raphael
Chairman and General Manager
Banque Libano -Francaise SAL

Jonathan Robinson
Managing Director, Head Of Project Finance, Mena Resources And Energy Group, Dubai, UAE

Henry Russell
Manager, Finance and Guarantees Unit, Finance, Economics And Urban Department, Sustainable Development Network
The World Bank

Jacques R Saade
Chairman Of The Executive Board

John M Sachs

Wafic Said
Said Holdings

Fadi Suheil Sarkis
Senior Partner
Sarkis Attorneys at Law

Dr. Mithqal Sartawi
Privatization Holding Company (Kuwait)

Shaza Shannan
Management Consultant
British Council

Federico Sutti
Regional Managing Partner, Milan, Italy
DLA Piper

Brock Tuppeny
Vice President, Business Development Production Solutions

Clive Woodger
Managing Director
SCG London Ltd

Rania Zayed
Advisor To The Minister & Director, PPP Central Unit
Ministry Of Finance, Egypt
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