Asma Said, Chief Operating Officer at GWS Trust Company - DIFC is an excellent choice for foreigners looking to establish a business in the UAE

Chris Hodge, Advisor for Governance Perspectives Ltd - Sustainability & Corporate Governance are driving Boardrooms today

Dr. Waddah Ghanem, Chairman of Platform for Connected Leadership (PCL) - Board members in the region are more aware of ESG than ever before

Mazen Dalati, Board Member of the Canadian Business Council of Dubai & the Northern Emirates - The Corporate Governance Framework can define the identity of an organization for the Board Member

Prof Steyn Heckroodt, Chief Thought Leader of Platform for Connected Leadership (PCL) - All change decisions must be driven from the top down

Séverine Neervoort, Global Policy Director at ICGN - Financial statements must incorporate considerations related to climate

Charbel Azzi, Managing Director of S&P Dow Jones Indices - There is a growing interest in ESG indexes in the region

Cyril Godet, Head of Legal Expertise & Alliances at DilliTrust - AI Puts Sustainability and Responsible Governance at the Heart of the Board Agenda

Karina Litvack, Non-Executive Director at Terna S.p.A. - Technology transfer can help skip fossil fuels to cleaner & renewable energy

Nadia Boumeziout, Head of Sustainability and Information Governance for Zurich Insurance Group - Climate Risk is now a part of an Organization's Risk Management Framework

Sandra Guerra, Board Director & Founding Partner of Better Governance - Some Boards are more sincere about ESG than others

Susan Stenson, Chief Executive Officer of Independent Audit Limited - Sustainability Expertise' is a must-have for Boards today

Mak Yuen Teen, Professor of Accounting at the National University of Singapore (NUS) - Independent Directors need to be trained with skills needed for the Future Boardroom