Valuation Challenges Facing Investment Funds

October 13, 2022 | (In Person)
Dubai

Join Kroll's Portfolio Valuation team for a complimentary breakfast seminar at the Ritz Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre, hotel on Thursday, 13 October. In this seminar, our experts will share insights on how valuation practices are evolving across the Middle East and what issues funds are facing in the context of an increasingly volatile geopolitical landscape.

Agenda

8:00 a.m.–8:40 a.m. GST

Registration and Breakfast

8:40 a.m.–8:50 a.m. GST

Welcome and Introductions

Speaker: Hakim Abdeljaouad, Managing Director and Middle East Valuation Advisory Services Leader

8:50 a.m.–9:30 a.m. GST

Discount Rates and Country Risk

Speaker: Carla Nunes, Managing Director, Office of Professional Practice

9:35 a.m.–10:15 a.m. GST

Global Economic Outlook

Speaker: Megan Greene, Global Chief Economist, Kroll

10:15 a.m.–10:25 a.m. GST

Break

10:25 a.m.–11:05 a.m. GST

Impact on the Valuation of Private Investments

Speakers:

  • Hakim Abdeljaouad, Managing Director and Middle East Valuation Advisory Services Leader
  • Ryan McNelley, Managing Director and EMEA Portfolio Valuation Leader
  • Mathias Schumacher, Managing Director and UK Valuation Advisory Services Leader

11:10 a.m.–11:50 a.m. GST

Getting Ready for an IPO

Speakers: 

  • Hakim Abdeljaouad, Managing Director and Middle East Valuation Advisory Services Leader
  • Ryan McNelley, Managing Director and EMEA Portfolio Valuation Leader 
  • Amine Antari, Managing Director and Middle East Forensic Investigations and Intelligence Leader
  • Sami Besbes, Associate Managing Director, Restructuring

11:50 a.m.–1:00 p.m. GST

Networking



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