• Mahmood Al Aweini
    Program Director of Estidamah Program Oman

    Mahmood Abdullah Al Aweini is a senior executive with 20 years’ experience in finance and investments as well as in business development and forming corporate strategies for large and complex organizations. He is leading the National Program for Fiscal Sustainability and Financial Sector Development (Estidamah), which has been launched by Ministry of Finance upon the directive of His Majesty the Sultan of Oman for duration of three (3) years, effective from 1st January 2023. The aim of this program is to support the economic and investment growth to enable Oman to achieve its Vision 2040. Before joining the program, Al Aweini was procurement advisor for projects organizations of Middle East Finance in BP Exploration Ltd. He also acted as regional director (Middle East) finance. Moreover, he held several other management roles at the company in various teams, including material management & distribution, in-country value and planning and performance. Prior to BP Exploration Ltd., he was general manager at Rawasi Oman Investment looking after the investment opportunities through mergers & acquisitions within the GCC. Earlier than that, he was head of billing and revenue in Oman International Container Terminal (Hutchison Ports Sohar). At the beginning of his career, Al Aweini was financial analyst, then he became a head of trading & surveillance operations in Muscat Securities Market. He is an MBA holder, and he completed his bachelor’s degree in finance in 2003 from Sultan Qaboos University.

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H.E. Tahir Salim Al Amri

Executive President at Central Bank of Oman

Shaikh Khalifa Al Khalifa

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Haitham Al Salmi

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Rami El Dokany

Executive Chairman at The Egyptian Exchange (EGX)

Nandini Sukumar

Chief Executive Officer at The World Federation of Exchanges

Riham ElGizy

Chief Executive Officer at MENA Voluntary Carbon Market (VCM)

Mervyn Tang

Head of Sustainability Strategy, APAC at Schroders

Ndidi Nnoli-Edozien

Member of the International Sustainability Standards Board at IFRS Foundation
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