About AFCM

  • Reem Farhat
    Assistant Secretary General & Business Development Director

    Reem Farhat is highly accomplished in the field of business development. She currently serves as the Business Development Director at the Arab Federation of Capital Markets (AFCM) and holds the position of Assistant to the Secretary General.
    As the Business Development Director at AFCM, Reem Farhat plays a crucial role in driving the growth and expansion of the organization. She is responsible for identifying new business opportunities, developing strategic and sponsorship partnerships, and fostering relationships where she successfully built and maintained strong client relationships in dealing with diverse clients and understanding their unique needs.
    Reem Farhat is organizing the AFCM annual conference, the largest event for stock exchanges and capital markets in the Arab region, which is being hosted each year by a different exchange. She is actively involved in various industry associations and forums. Also, she participates in conferences and seminars to stay updated on the latest trends and developments in the capital markets sector.
    In her role as Assistant to the Secretary General, Reem Farhat provides invaluable support to the top leadership of AFCM. She assists in managing administrative tasks, coordinating meetings and events, and ensuring smooth communication between various departments within the organization and between members.


Our People

Rami El Dokany

Secretary General

Dr Fadi Kanso

Deputy Secretary General & Head of Research

Reem Farhat

Assistant Secretary General & Business Development Director

Tony Chahine

Finance Manager

Mohamad Chamseddine

Senior Graphic Designer & Social Media Specialist

Joe Hachem

Research Analyst

Elias Geagea

Training Solutions Expert

Our Full Members (Exchanges)

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange

Amman Stock Exchange

Bahrain Bourse

Beirut Stock Exchange

Casablanca Stock Exchange

Damascus Securities Exchange

Dubai Financial Market

The Egyptian Exchange

Iraq Stock Exchange

Khartoum Stock Exchange

Boursa Kuwait

Muscat Stock Exchange

Palestine Exchange

Qatar Stock Exchange

Saudi Exchange

Tunis Stock Exchange

Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange

Our Full Members (Central Securities Depositories)

Kuwait Clearing Company (Maqasa)


Misr for Central Clearing, Depository and Registry (MCDR)

Muscat Clearing and Depository (MCD)

Bahrain Clear

Tunisie Clearing

Securities Depository Center Company (Edaa)

Securities Clearing Center Company (Muqassa)

Edaa (Qatar CSD)

Our Affiliate Members

Commercial Bank Financial Services




Al Rajhi Capital

Adib Securities

Ahli United Bank

Rabee Securities

Qatar Financial Services (QNB)

BHM Capital

AlJazira Capital

Mubasher Financial Group

NI Capital

Export Development Bank (EBank)

National Bank of Egypt

Banque du Caire

Ubhar Capital (U Capital)

SNB Capital

Sohar International


Derayah Financial

EFG Hermes

United Securities LLC

Al Nile Bank

Daman Securities LLC

Sanabel Financial Securities

Wasata Financial Securities

ARC Group

Egypt for Information Dissemination (EGID)