The Future Investment Initiative Is Back And Its List Of Guest Speakers Will AMAZE You

Future Investment Initiative

The second edition of the now annual Future Investment Initiative (FII) will take place from October 23 to 25 in Riyadh. The guest speakers lined up for the conference are definitely varied, super influential and highly motivating.

Oh, and there's SO many of them attending too! Over 100 global executives and business leaders, to be exact.

The Future Investment (FII) Initiative allows residents and visitors to network with the global investment community and helps with discussions on various opportunities within Saudi Arabia.

According to Saudi Gazette, this year's events will focus on three main things, namely: ‘Investing in Transformation’, ‘Technology as Opportunity’ and ‘Advancing Human Potential.’ The FII 2018 is being hosted by the Kingdom's Public Investment Fund.

Lubna Olayan, Princess Reema bint Bandar and CEO of international companies- Mastercard, Bloomberg, Softbank and many more will attend as speakers

Hundreds of the world's most recognisable and respected names will be attending the three-day conference at the Kingdom's capital city of Riyadh. You'll be amazed at the list of inspiring individuals who have made a name for themselves in the world of investments, media and more.

Since we couldn't list down all the great attendees, we'll share FII's list of a few big names, among them include:

Lubna Olayan

CEO & Deputy Chairperson of the Olayan Financing Company

HH Princess Reema bint Bandar al Saud

Deputy of Planning & Development, General Sport Authority, and President, Mass Participation Federation, Saudi Arabian Olympic Committee

Nadhmi Al NAsr


Justin B. Smith

CEO of Bloomberg Media Group from the United States

Ajay Banga

President & CEO of Mastercard from the United States

Faraz Khalid

CEO of Noon from the UAE

You can find the rest of the speakers' list here.

FII 2018 Conference details:

The FII three-day conference will take place from the October 23rd to 25th between Riyadh's King Abdullah International Conference Center (KAICC) and the Ritz Carlton Riyadh.

FII's full program schedule is also available on their website.

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Shereen Ahmed

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