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Abbas Hijazi
Founder at FinFirst Capital


Abbas has 30 years of first-rate and diverse corporate finance and investment
experience, having worked in some of the largest companies regionally and across
all core areas from private equity, treasury to corporate finance and asset
As Founder of Finfirst Capital, a technology company focused on financial services
and marketplaces, he envisioned the full digitization of financial services through
innovative platform model.
Previously he was Chief executive Officer of large private equity and investment
companies where he led the investment and capital funding for multibillion dollar
business through structuring investments and creating innovative financial
He led the Sukuk and bond market issuance for privately owned corporates in the
region since 2000 has raised more than USD 3 billion in debt and capital.

Agenda Sessions

  • Driving and delivering end-to-end digital innovation

  • Financial inclusion: Where are we now, and what lies ahead?


Speakers at this event