Speakers

Alain Bejjani

CEO, Majid Al Futtaim Group

H.H. Princess Noura bin Faisal Al Saud

Sector Development Director Fashion Commission, Ministry of Culture, KSA

Patrick Chalhoub

Group President
Chalhoub Group

John Hadden

CEO, Alshaya Group

Renuka Jagtiani

Chairwoman & CEO
Landmark Group

Eng. Khalid bin Muhammed Al Dughaither

Deputy Minister of Planning and Programs, Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs, KSA

Gemma D’Auria

Senior Partner,
McKinsey & Company

Waleed Al-Saud

Founder & CEO, Mukatafa

Hosam Alqurashi

Senior Advisor
The Royal Commission for Riyadh City

Norma Taki

Middle East
Consumer Markets Leader, PwC

Ahmad BinDawood

CEO, BinDawood Holding

Olivier Harnisch

Head of Hospitality
Public Investment Fund

Faraz Khalid

CEO, noon

Anna Germanos

Head of CPG, Retail &
E-commerce, MENA

Chris Baker

SVP & Head of Retail
North America, Visa Inc.

Aref Yehia

Head of Omnichannel Retail
TikTok

Steve Sadove

Former Chairman & CEO
Saks Fifth Avenue

Marigay McKee

Managing Partner, Fernbrook Capital Management

Pierre-Yves Roussel

CEO, Tory Burch LLC

Matthew R. Shay

President & CEO
National Retail Federation

Abdellah Iftahy

Partner, McKinsey & Co.

Nisreen Shocair

Group CEO Middle East
YOOX NET A PORTER

Deborah Weinswig

CEO, Coresight Research

Cyrille Fabre

Partner, Bain & Company

Patrick Bousquet Chavanne

President & CEO
eShopWorld Americas

Barbara Kahn

Patty and Jay H Baker Professor of
Marketing, The Wharton School

Joey Zwillinger

Co-CEO, Allbirds

William Susman

Managing Director
Threadstone Capital

Marwan Moukarzel

CEO, Fawaz Alhokair
Group Fashion Retail

Alexis Lecanuet

Senior Managing Partner, Accenture

Timothy Earnest

Group Director, Al Futtaim Malls

Ghaith Shocair

Founder & Partner, Theorema Partners

Ali Bailoun

General Manager for KSA
Visa Inc.

Scott Armstrong

Editor in Chief, Arabian Business

Sandeep Chouhan

Acting Group CEO
ADIB – Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank

Angus Blair

CIB Professor of Practice, American University in Cairo

Geoff Walsh

UAE Country Manager, DHL Express

Noor Sweid

General Partner, Global Ventures

Walter Lironi

VP Visa Consulting and Analytics, CEMEA, Visa Inc.

Saud Ghassan AlSulaiman

CEO, IKEA Saudi Arabia & Bahrain

Olivia Phillips

Group Editor in Chief of Harper’s Bazaar GCC, ITP MEDIA Group

Ali Mansour

CEO Retail, eXtra

Tim Carmichael

Chief Data Officer, Chalhoub Group

Selim Chidiac

CEO, L’Azurde

Paul Morris

Chief Digital Officer, Alshaya Group

Jennifer Nelen

Director Digital Innovation and Transformation, PwC Netherlands

Zarina Kanji

TMall Business Development & Marketing, Alibaba Group

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Panos Linardos

Chairman, Retail Leaders Circle, Executive Director
New York Institute of Management

Adnan AlKhalaf

Vice President, Retail
Channels bv STC

Essam El Daly

Head of Merchant Sales and, Acquiring, North Africa, Levant and Pakistan, Visa International

Faysal Almalki

Chief Operating Officer
AlMalki Group

Alistair Gosling

CEO, Extreme International
Board of Advisors, Qiddyia

Omar El Hamamsy

Group CEO
Orascom Development Holding

Nicolas Arrivé

Manager- Marketing Science, EMEA, Facebook

Robert Welanetz

Independent Non Executive Director Lendlease

Benjamin Mouflard

Co-Founder, ChatFood

Mansour Salameh

Retail & eCommerce Industry Partner MENA, Facebook

Jordan-Lee Reddington

Head of Data
ITP Media Group