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About SCMF 2023

The Saudi Capital Market Forum brings issuers, investors, and other market participants for two days of dialogue dedicated to advancing regional capital markets. Held under the patronage of H.E Mohammed El Kuwaiz, Chairman of the Capital Market Authority of Saudi Arabia, the event is a key calendar moment for issuers and investors, regionally and globally. The Saudi Capital Market Forum is organized by the Saudi Tadawul Group, the parent company of Saudi Exchange, a dedicated stock exchange business, the Securities Clearing Center Company (Muqassa), the Securities Depository Center Company (Edaa) and Wamid – the innovation arm of the Group.

Agenda

Track 1: The Evolution of Global Capital Markets

Registration & Networking

9:00am – 9:50am

Opening & Welcoming

TBC
9:50am – 10:00am

Fireside Chat

With H.E. Mohammed El Kuwaiz Chairman of Saudi Capital Market Authority

Moderator
Mathew Martin

10:00am – 10:30am

Panel 1

With the Saudi Capital Market’s vast development in the last decade, how can pockets of further development be unveiled?

Speakers
Mr. Patrick George – Head of Markets & Securities Services for Europe and North America – HSBC
CITI – TBD
Khaled Alghamdi – ANB Capital – CEO and Executive Board Member – ANB Capital

Moderator
Mariam Saliba

10:30am – 11:15am
Panel Discussion

Series 1

TBC

Speaker
Amin H. Nasser – President & CEO of Saudi Aramco

11:15am – 11:30am

Fireside Chat

Speaker
Adena Friedman – President and CEO of Nasdaq

Moderator
TBC

11:30am – 12:00pm

Series 2

Saudi Arabia: our ambitions in building the
future of global stock exchanges.

Speaker
Lee Anthony Hodgkinson – Group Chief Strategy Office – Tadawul Group

12:00pm – 12:15pm
Presentation

Series 3

Saudi exchange: a market ready to finance a transformed Saudi Arabia

Speaker
Mohammed Alrumaih – CEO – Saudi Exchange


12:15pm – 12:30pm
Presentation

Series 4

With Saudi Rapidly climbing IPO league table, can fixed income ever catch up?

Speaker
Mazen AlSudairi, Head of Research – AlRajhi Capital

12:30pm – 12:45pm
Presentation

Spotlight 1

The Future of Post Trade

Speakers
Wael AlHazzani
Chief Executive Officer – CEO – Muqassa
Raed Alhumaid
Chief Executive Officer – CEO – Edaa

Moderator
Mariam Saliba

12:45pm – 1:15pm

Series 5

Saudi Stock Options- a new tool to hedge and trade

Speaker
Elie Geagea
Head of Equity Derivatives Solutions MENA – HSBC

1:15pm – 1:30pm
Presentation

Lunch Break

1:30pm – 2:30pm

Track 2: ESG: A push that will reshape the future of investment

Panel 2

ESG: big promises, but how can we really deliver?

Speakers
Jean-Maurice Ladure, CFA – Managing Director & Head of Index Solution Research, EMEA – MSCI
Darin Rovere – Founder & CEO – Sustainability Excellence
Khaled ALqunoon, CEO – Saudi Electricity
Mr. Paddy Padmanathan – Vice Chairman and CEO – ACWA POWER
Andreas Posavac – Vice President
Global Head of ESG, M&A and Governance Advisory – S&P Market Intelligence

Moderator
Widad Taleb

2:30pm – 3:15pm
Panel Discussion

Fireside Chat

With H.E. Hala AlTuwaijri – Head of Saudi Human Rights Commission

Moderator
TBC

3:15pm – 3:45pm

Series 6

CCS – Hydrogen – e-Fuel

Speaker
Ahmad Alkhwaiter – Chief Technology Officer – Saudi Aramco

3:45pm – 4:00pm
Presentation

Series 7

How Saudi Arabia EV will drive the future of transportation?

Speaker
Haitham Honjon – Head of Strategy – PIF/CEER

4:00pm – 4:15pm
Presentation

Series 8

Carbon credits, an opportunity to achieve global environmental equilibrium

Speaker
Riham ElGizy – CEO – Voluntary Carbon Market/PIF


4:15pm – 4:30pm
Presentation

Coffee Break

4:30pm – 4:45pm

Series 9

Saudi Arabia: A global social responsibility champion

Speaker
Bader Albader, CEO – Misk


4:45pm – 5:00pm
Presentation

Series 10

Corporate governance, too much or too little? How to strike a balance?

Speaker
Jane Valls, Executive Director – GCC Board Directors Institute (GCC BDI)

5:00pm – 5:15pm
Presentation

Track 3: ECM vs. DCM: A Capital Structure Conundrum

Registration & Networking

9:00am – 9:50am

Opening & Welcoming

9:50am – 10:00am

Fireside Chat

Speakers
Sarah Alsuhaimi – Chairperson – Saudi Tadawul Group

Moderator
Fatima Zahra Daoui

10:00am – 10:30am

Panel 3

Public equity over burn where can the additional bandwidth come from?

Speakers
Zaid Ghoul – Head of Investment Banking – SNB Capital
Claire Suddens Spiers – Partner, Global Head of Equity Advisory – Rothschild & Co
Alex Hageman, Head of EMEA ECM – Moelis & Co.
Martin Thorneycroft , Managing Director, Head of Cash Equity Capital Market – Morgan Stanley

Moderator
Fatima Zahra Daoui

10:30am – 11:15am
Panel Discussion

Series 11

ABBs & FMOs acronyms that matter

Speaker
Mohammed Fannouch, Managing Director Head of Investment Banking Advisory


11:15am – 11:30am
Presentation

Spotlight 2

Asset management in the Kingdom, where can we go from here?

Speakers
Ahmed Ghouth – CEO – AlKhabeer Capital
Samer Abu Aker – CEO – SEDCO Capital

Moderator
Tim Steinle

Panel Discussion
11:30am – 12:00pm

Series 12

Nomu, why this is only the tip of the iceberg?

Speaker
Rami Atwan – Head of Investment Banking Group – Yaqeen Capital

12:00pm – 12:15pm
Presentation

Series 13

Americana Restaurants IPO – Does it provide proof of concept for regional issuers – A case study

Speaker
Olga Semenchevskaia – Morgan Stanley

12:15pm – 12:30pm
Presentation

Lunch Break

12:30pm – 1:30pm

Series 14

Saudi’s IPO and Debt Capital Market: Open for international business to become a MENA champion

Speaker
Richard Cormack – Co- Head EMEA Equity Capital Market, Co- Head UK Investment Banking – Goldman Sachs

1:30pm – 1:45pm
Presentation

Spotlight 3

The life of a listed company

Speakers
Mohammed Khalid Alkhudair – CEO – National Company for Learning and Education (NCLE)
Mrs. Alison Rehill Erguven – CEO – Cenomi Centers
Yasser Joharji – CEO – AlNahdi
Heni Jallouli – Group Chief Financial Officer – Jahez International Group


Moderator
Moath Alangari

1:45pm – 2:15pm
Panel Discussion

Track 4: The Impact of Innovation and Digitalization

Panel 4


How fintechs are changing the financial landscape

Speakers
Abdulaziz Alomran – CEO – Impact 46
H.E .Dr. Nabeel Koshak – CEO and Board Member – SVC
Mohammed Talal Alnory – CEO – Tadawul Advanced Solutions (Wamid)
Salman Alghamdi – Malaa Technologies Company

Moderator
Reem Bin Saddik

2:15pm – 3:00pm
Panel Discussion

Series 15

Future of Open Banking

Speaker
H.E Ziyad Alyousif – Deputy Governor for Development and Technology – Saudi Central Bank

3:00pm – 3:15pm
Presentation

Series 16

The role of fintech companies in promoting financial literacy and easing access of individuals to capital markets

Speaker
Salahuldean Khashoggi – Managing Director – Tamra capital

3:15pm – 3:30pm
Presentation

Series 17

FinTech Transforming “Market Leader” to “Market Maker”

Speaker
Abdullah Suweilmy, Chairman – DirectFN

3:30pm – 3:45pm
Presentation

Spotlight 4

Brief on The Saudi Capital Market Awards

Speakers
Ahmad Kordi – President – CFA Society Saudi Arabia
Rayan AlQarawi – Founder & Chairman of the Saudi Chapter (MEIRA KSA) – Middle East Investor Relations Association (MEIRA)


3:45pm – 4:00pm

Awards Ceremony

4:00pm – 5:00pm

Our Speakers

H.E Mohammed El Kuwaiz

Chairman of the Capital Market Authority of Saudi Arabia

Sarah Al-Suhaimi

Saudi Tadawul Group – Chairperson of the Board of Directors

Eng. Khalid Abdullah Al-Hussan

Saudi Tadawul Group – Board Member and Chief Executive Officer

Adena T. Friedman

Nasdaq – Chair and Chief Executive Officer

Patrick George

HSBC – Head of MSS Europe and North America

H.E. Dr. Nabeel Koshak

Saudi Venture Capital – Chief Executive Officer and Board Membe

Richard Cormack

Goldman Sachs -Co-head of ECM & Convertibles in EMEA and Co-head of UK Investment Banking

H.E Ziad Al Yousef

Saudi Central Bank “SAMA” – Deputy Governor for Development and Technology

Martin Thorneycroft

Morgan Stanley – Managing Director and Head of EMEA ECM

Paddy Padmanathan

ACWA Power – Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Mrs. Claire Suddens-Spiers

Rothschild & Co. – Partner, Global Head of Equity Advisory

Khalid Al Ghamdi

ANB Capital – Chief Executive Officer and Executive Board Member

Mazen Al-Sudairi

Al-Rajhi Capital – Head of Research

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