2024 MEIRA Annual Conference

Bridging Opportunities: Accelerating IR in the Middle Eastern Capital Markets

Abu Dhabi, UAE
December 11-12

Grand Prix – Leading Corporate for Investor Relations – Middle East

Nominees:

  • ADNOC Drilling (UAE)
  • Al Rajhi Bank (KSA)
  • First Abu Dhabi Bank – FAB (UAE)
  • National Bank of Kuwait – NBK (Kuwait)
  • Saudi National Bank – SNB (KSA)

Winner:

  • Al Rajhi Bank (KSA)

Best Investor Relations by CEO – Middle East

Nominees:

  • Abdulrahman Al Seiari – ADNOC Drilling (UAE)
  • Hana Al Rostamani – First Abu Dhabi Bank – FAB (UAE)
  • Isam Al-Sager – National Bank of Kuwait – NBK (Kuwait)
  • Saeed Al Ghamdi – Saudi National Bank – SNB (KSA)
  • Waleed Almogbel – Al Rajhi Bank (KSA)

Winner:

  • Waleed Almogbel – Al Rajhi Bank (KSA)

Best Investor Relations by CFO – Middle East

Nominees:

  • Abdulrahman Alfadda – Al Rajhi Bank (KSA)
  • Adel Abalkhail – Alinma Bank (KSA)
  • Ahmad Aldhabi – Saudi National Bank – SNB (KSA)
  • Esa Ikaheimonen – ADNOC Drilling (UAE)
  • Sujit Ronghe – National Bank of Kuwait – NBK (Kuwait)

Winner:

  • Abdulrahman Alfadda – Al Rajhi Bank (KSA)

 

Leading Corporate for Investor Relations – Bahrain

Nominees:

  • Aluminium Bahrain – Alba
  • Seef Properties

Winner:

  • Aluminium Bahrain – Alba

 

Winner:

Eline Hilal – Aluminium Bahrain (Alba)

 

Leading Corporate for Investor Relations – Egypt

Nominees:

  • Commercial International Bank Egypt – CIB
  • EFG Holding
  • Telecom Egypt

Winner:

  • Commercial International Bank Egypt – CIB

Leading Corporate for Investor Relations – Kuwait

Nominees:

  • Boursa Kuwait
  • Jazeera Airways
  • Kuwait Finance House
  • Kuwait Telecommunications – STC
  • National Bank of Kuwait – NBK

Winner:

  • National Bank of Kuwait – NBK

Best Investor Relations Professional – Kuwait

Nominees:

  • Amir Hanna, National Bank of Kuwait – NBK
  • Aram Dehyan, Mobile Telecommunications – Zain
  • Mostafa El-Maghraby, Jazeera Airways
  • Wassim El Hayek, Kuwait Telecommunications – STC

Winner:

  • Amir Hanna, National Bank of Kuwait – NBK

Leading Corporate for Investor Relations – Oman

Nominees:

  • Al Maha Petroleum Products Marketing
  • Bank Muscat
  • HSBC Bank Oman
  • Oman Telecommunications – Omantel
  • Renaissance Services

Winner:

  • Al Maha Petroleum Products Marketing

Best Investor Relations Professional – Oman

Winner:

  • Bushra Salman Malik Al Balushi, Omantel

 

Leading Corporate for Investor Relations – Qatar

Nominees:

  • Commercial Bank
  • Doha Bank
  • Ooredoo
  • Qatar Islamic Bank – QIB
  • Qatar National Bank – QNB

Winner:

  • Ooredoo

Best Investor Relations Professional – Qatar

Nominees:

  • Andreas Goldau, Ooredoo
  • Hesham Kalla, Doha Bank

Winner:

  • Andreas Goldau, Ooredoo

 

Leading Corporate for Investor Relations – Saudi Arabia

Nominees:

  • Al Rajhi Bank
  • Alinma Bank
  • Almarai
  • Saudi Aramco
  • Saudi National Bank – SNB

Winner:

  • Al Rajhi Bank

Best Investor Relations Professional – Saudi Arabia

Nominees:

  • Abdulbadie Alyafi, Saudi National Bank – SNB
  • Ahmed Sager, Alinma Bank
  • Haitham A. Al Shathri, Saudi Tadawul Group
  • Rayan Alshuaibi, Al Rajhi Bank
  • Turki Alashaikh, Saudi Telecom Company

Winner:

  • Rayan Alshuaibi, Al Rajhi Bank

Leading Corporate for Investor Relations – UAE

Nominees:

  • Abu Dhabi National Oil Company for Distribution – ADNOC
  • ADNOC Drilling
  • Borouge
  • Emirates NBD
  • First Abu Dhabi Bank – FAB

Winners:

  • First Abu Dhabi Bank – FAB

 

Best Investor Relations Professional – UAE

Nominees:

  • Abhishek Kumat
  • Adham Kamel, ADNOC Drilling
  • Athmane Benzerroug, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company for Distribution – ADNOC
  • Nicolas Robert, ADNOC Drilling
  • Sofia El Boury, First Abu Dhabi Bank – FAB

Winner:

  • Sofia El Boury, First Abu Dhabi Bank – FAB

Most Improved IR Program for GCC

Nominees:

  • Emaar Properties
  • Kuwait Finance House
  • National Bank of Kuwait – NBK
  • Ooredoo
  • Saudi National Bank – SNB

Winners:

  • National Bank of Kuwait – NBK

 

 

Best Printed 2023 Annual Report – Large-cap companies

Nominees:

  • Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB)
  • Acwa Power Global Services
  • ADNOC Distribution
  • Adnoc Drilling
  • Almarai Company
  • DP World
  • Emirates Telecommunication Group Company (e&)
  • First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB)
  • Riyad Bank
  • Saudi Awwal Bank (SAB)

Winners:

  • First place: Almarai
  • Second place: Riyad Bank
  • Second place: Saudi Awwal Bank (SAB)
  • Third place: e&

 

 

Best Printed 2023 Annual Report – Mid-cap companies

Nominees:

  • Aramex International
  • Bahri
  • Burgan Bank
  • Gulf Bank of Kuwait
  • Mobily
  • Nahdi
  • National Bank of Bahrain (NBB)
  • Savola
  • Saudi Tadawul Group
  • Solutions by stc
  • stc Kuwai

Winners:

  • First place: Aramex
  • Second place: Mobily
  • Third place: Nahdi
  • Third place: Bahri

Best Printed 2023 Annual Report – Small-cap companies

Nominees:

  • Baladna
  • Bank of Palestine
  • Boursa Kuwait
  • Fawaz Abdulaziz Alhokair Company SJSC (Cenomi Retail)
  • Gulf Navigation Holding
  • Middle East Paper. (MEPCO)
  • Perfect Presentation. (2P)
  • Saudi Reinsurance
  • Tanmiah Food Company
  • Theeb Rent a Car

Winners:

  • First place: Tanmiah
  • Second place: Baladna
  • Third place: Boursa Kuwait

Best Digital 2023 Annual Report – Large-cap companies

Nominees:

  • Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA)
  • ACWA Power Global Services
  • ADNOC Distribution
  • Alinma Bank
  • Almarai Company
  • Al Rajhi Bank
  • Arab National Bank
  • Emirates Telecommunication Group Company (e&)
  • First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB)
  • Riyad Bank
  • Saudi Awwal Bank (SAB)

Winners:

  • First place: e&
  • Second place: First Abu Dhabi Bank
  • Third place: Riyad Bank

Best Digital 2023 Annual Report – Mid-cap companies

Nominees:

  • GFH Financial Group
  • Jahez International Company for Information System Technology
  • Mobily
  • National Central Cooling Company (Tabreed)
  • Saudi Tadawul Group
  • Savola
  • Solutions by stc
  • stc Kuwait

Winners:

  • First place: Mobily
  • Second place: STC Kuwait
  • Third place: solutions by STC

Best Digital 2023 Annual Report – Small-cap companies

Nominees:

  • Baladna
  • Gulf Navigation Holding
  • Middle East Paper (MEPCO)
  • Saudi Reinsurance
  • SHUAA Capital
  • Tanmiah Food Company

Winners:

  • First place: Baladna
  • Second place: MEPCO
  • Third place: Tanmiah Food Company
  • Third place: Saudi Re