Hawkamah announces the appointment of Board member Philip Armstrong
Sunday September 15th, 2019
The Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance announced that Philip Armstrong, Director of Governance at Gavi Alliance in Switzerland, has been appointed as a member of the Hawkamah Board effective September 15th, 2019 by the Dubai International Financial Centre Authority, Hawkamah’s sole shareholder.
Dr Ahmad Al...
Celebrating Emirati Women's Day
Monday August 26th, 2019
The UAE celebrates the “Emirati Women’s Day”, which was inaugurated in 2015 by HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak.
Hawkamah is proud to support the empowerment of women through a variety of initiatives and with a continuous drive to push greater female participation at the board...
Dubai Financial Market instils good corporate governance through partnership with Hawkamah
Tuesday August 20th, 2019
Dubai, UAE. In line with its focus on enhancing sustainability and promoting Environmental, Social and Governance best practices among listed companies and other stakeholders, Dubai Financial Market (DFM) has successfully contributed to the improvement of corporate governance practices in the United Arab Emirates through its...
Hawkamah is Founding Member of “Dubai Sustainable Finance Working Group”
Thursday July 11th, 2019
In line with the UAE Sustainable Development Goals 2030 and Dubai’s Strategic Plan 2021, the Dubai Financial Market (DFM) and the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) today launched the “Dubai Sustainable Finance Working Group”, with Hawkamah Institute as one of its founding members.
Wednesday June 26th, 2019
Peter Montagnon, Board Member of Hawkamah and a towering figure in the world of corporate governance, passed away on 25th April 2019 at the age of 69.
After graduating from Cambridge University, he joined Reuters news agency as a financial journalist, completing assignments in Hong...
Hawkamah announces the appointment of Board Chairman Dr Ahmad Al Shaikh and a new Board member
Thursday March 7th, 2019
The Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance announced that HE Dr Ahmad Al Shaikh has been elected as the Chairman of the Hawkamah Board, replacing outgoing Chairman HE Hamad Buamim. Alya Al Zarouni, Executive Vice President of Operations at Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Authority, has...
Hawkamah and IMF Focus on Emerging Central Bank Governance Trends
Monday February 4th, 2019
Global Best Practice Discussions on Board Oversight, Internal Audit and Financial Risk at the Central Bank Governance Forum 2019
Governance of central banks, emerging challenges and opportunities, and data innovations for the financial sector are key topics to be discussed at an international forum in...