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Peter Montagnon
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...
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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...
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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...
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Central Bank Leadership Debates Emerging Issues in Governance, Oversight, and Controls
Monday March 12th, 2018
March 12, 2018 Dubai, UAE - Hawkamah -the Institute for Corporate Governance, and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) brought together over 100 central bank officials and their audit partners from 60 countries in the Middle East, Africa, Central Asia, South Pacific, Europe, and North America...
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Effectiveness of Central Bank Governance bodies examined
Friday January 27th, 2017
Please visit the link bellow: http://english.alarabiya.net/en/business/economy/2016/12/20/Effectiveness-of-Central-Bank-Governance-Bodies-Examined.html
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Central bankers and external auditors from 50 countries discuss pressing governance issues
Friday January 27th, 2017
Please visit the link bellow:  http://www.wam.ae/en/news/economics/1395304934102.html
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Hawkamah and IMF host central bank governance forum
Friday January 27th, 2017
Please visit the link bellow: http://ameinfo.com/money/economy/hawkamah-imf-host-central-bank-governance-forum/
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Hawkamah and the IMF host Central Bank governance forum
Friday January 27th, 2017
Please visit the link bellow: http://www.cpifinancial.net/news/post/29373/hawkamah-and-the-imf-host-central-bank-governance-forum
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Hawkamah’s 10th annual conference reveals the secret ingredient: corporate culture
Wednesday November 9th, 2016
Press Release   Hawkamah’s 10th annual conference reveals the secret ingredient: corporate culture   HE Hamad Buamim calls on boards and top management to have a closer look at their companies’ culture   HE Mona Al Marri urges companies to incorporate more gender diversity in...
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Hawkamah Celebrates 10 Years of Success
Thursday May 12th, 2016
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  • "I would like to thank Hawkamah for the ESG Reporting training , I found the two days ESG Reporting training very informative and helpful and I have definitely received some tools that I will use in my work"

    Rania Zaatari - Head of Makassed Communal Healthcare Bureau

  • "The DDP provides a solid foundation of corporate governance for existing and aspiring directors."

    David Haglund - Senior Executive Director and Portfolio Manager of the Templeton Frontier and MENA Market strategies

  • “Thank you so much for sharing such insightful webinar. It was great and valuable to all participate”

    Shady Rashed - Senior Economic Researcher at The Ministry of International Cooperation of Egypt

  • “Good session and very well organized on the webinar about How to buffer and lessen the impact of the novel Covid – 19, to maintain business sustainability with Hawkamah - AUB / Makhzoumi” 

    Bilal Hamade - Executive Advisor

  • "One of the best webinars I attended. Well done OSB Makhzoumi and Hawkamah”

    Fida Kanaan – Director – Executive education  OSB AUB

  • "A journey full of knowledge, experience and professionalism . I have learned a lot and definitely enjoyed the time I spent with my colleagues."

    Ibtihal Al-Shamali- Director of Corporate Governance- Capital Market Authority of Kuwait

  • The breakfast meetings organised by Hawkamah provide attendees with a great opportunity to meet with peers from leading organisations and exchange ideas on current issues and challenges. A strong panel of industry experts discussing the challenges from different perspectives on ‘How to get the board more engaged’ was most insightful and engaging with enthusiastic audience participation especially in matters regarding diversity and quality of information that is  presented to the board for effective decision making. I look forward to more such events that are organised by Hawkamah

    Sunil Edwards- Group Head of Internal Audit  - Bank of Sharjah

  • The power breakfast on board engagement organized by Hawkamah in collaboration with Diligent was a successful event, very insightful and informative and well organized

    Mostafa Ibrahim Abdeltawab - Tax Agent & Consultant  - Skylines Tax Consultancy

  • There is absolutely no doubt that Hawkamah – as always – has done unmatchable effort in producing its most recent valuable report in association with Diligent about Board Best Practices in the MENA. The discussions that took place in the “Power Breakfast” was so important and insightful; the influx of questions by the quality participants and the valuable answers of the quality panelists is a clear proof of Hawkamah continued success in such events. 

    Yasser Al Dabach – Board Secretary – Ghobash Trading & Investment Group

  • The technical knowledge, insights, case studies and learning provided by the ‘Director Development Program’ are very useful and effective in framing the strategic planning, implementation and delivery phases of growth plans in the difficult economic and geo-political times that we are operating in.

    Hisham Dimashki – CEO - BAP LLC – (associated with GM Trading Companies - Washington DC)

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