Family Business Conference

Family Business Conference

Growth, Governance and Wealth – The Importance of Governance for Business Growth

This session was a unique opportunity for family business leaders to have access to best practice, case studies and real experiences around family business governance, integrated in a conversation around growth and wealth management.

Organised in partnership with FGB Private Wealth, the event opened an interactive dialogue around structures, processes and sustainability.

In partnership with FGB Private Wealth


  • Mr. Essa Al Ghurair, Chairman, EGI and Vice Chairman, Al Ghurair Investments, UAE
  • Mr. Muffazzal Khajiji, Executive VP, Head of Global Wealth Mgt. & Mortgages First Gulf Bank, UAE
  • Mr. Noor Shawwa, Managing Director, Endeavor UAE
  • Ms. Shefali Jashanmal, Director, MJ Family Holding Inc., UAE
  • Ms. Nour Abou Adal, Family Council Member Holdal, Lebanon
  • Mr. Charles Pocock, Managing Director, Meem Gallery, UAE


  • The Elements and Challenges of Growth
  • Ownership Governance – Setting the Stage for the Future
  • Governance for the Future – A Conversation on Sustainability
  • Integrating Wealth Management with Governance
  • Special Focus Session: Art as an Investment


The conference was attended by members of family businesses from across the region.


Dubai, UAE