2019 MEIRA Annual
Conference and Awards

Wednesday, 25 September 2019

W Dubai, The Palm

Viva
BNY Mellon
Emirates NBD
FAB
Refinitiv
Almarai
Direct FN
Euroland IR
Ingage
Instinctif
Nasdaq
Broome Yasar
DF King
DP World
Emperor
FTI Consulting
Link
Orient Capital
Powerscourt
WM Legal
Dickenson
Arkadin
H+K Strategies
IR Magazine
Alcova Network
Markettiers
Rivel
Sager

Investor Relations Awards, Best Practice category – in partnership with Extel

The Middle East Investor Relations Association’s 2019 IR Awards scheme is conducted in partnership with Extel Survey and based on the results of the 2019 MENA Extel Survey. Votes run from the 11th of March to the 12th of April, 2019. Nominees were announced on the 4th of July 2019. Each year, buy-side and sell-side analysts are invited to participate in the survey which looks at IR performance of listed corporates in the Middle East region. Survey participants are encouraged to vote for the top performers in each market.

Investor Relations Website Awards - Self-entry category

The Best IR Website Award is a self-entry category and the results will be based on the selection and review done by the judging panel.

The award is open to any company listed on a pre-qualified stock exchange and entries can be submitted by the company itself or by any third-party on behalf of the company (agency, advisor, banker, lawyer).

Nominees were announced the 2nd of September 2019 and the winners will be announced at the MEIRA Awards Dinner on the 25th of September 2019.

The 2019 judges are:

> Abdo Khoury, Head of Institutional Business, Direct FN

> Gary Dalton, Managing Director, Zoom Digital

> Lisa Marklund, CEO, Euroland

Annual Report Awards - Self-entry category

The Best Annual Report Award is a self-entry category and the results will be based on the selection and review done by the judging panel. There are two separate categories, print and digital.

The award is open to any company listed on a pre-qualified stock exchange and entries can be submitted by the company itself or by any third-party on behalf of the company (agency, advisor, banker, lawyer).

Nominees were announced 2nd of September 2019 and the winners will be announced at the MEIRA Awards Dinner on the 25th of September 2019.

The 2019 judges are:

> Barry Dunne, Director and Founder, Hawksbury

> Celine Aswad, Associate, Brunswick Group

> Lyndsey McCusker, Vice President, Teneo

> Neil Reynolds, International Director, Emperor

> Samantha Bartel, Managing Director, Instinctif Partners