Middle East Global Advisors (MEGA) is the gateway connectivity and intelligence platform to opportunities in the rapidly developing economic region that stretches all the way from Morocco in the West to Indonesia in the East – The Middle East North Africa South Asia (MENASA) connection. We pride ourselves for being at the heart of these diverse markets for over 25 years.
A sister event of the World Islamic Banking Conference, focusing on achieving global connectivity and deepening economic cooperation with other key centres for Islamic finance, particularly Asia and the Middle East.
The Islamic Banking Summit: Africa is a high-profile platform specifically focusing on the opportunities and challenges that are forging the Islamic banking, finance and investment landscape which will further increase the growth of Islamic finance in Africa.
More than 400 leaders in the global Islamic investments industry gather at the World Islamic Funds & Financial Markets Conference, to forge winning business models fully in tune with the new economic realities of the Shari’ah-compliant investments market.
The International Forum on Islamic Finance Sudan provides an important new platform for the international Islamic finance and investments industry to converge to develop effective strategic action plans to ensure that the Islamic banking and finance opportunity in Africa is fully realised.
Officially hosted by the Scottish Government, the Global Ethical Finance Forum provides an open platform to bring together key stakeholders from the various areas of ethical finance industry to discuss untapped opportunities and spur convergence and collaboration.
The Middle East Insurance Forum is the region’s largest and most significant annual platform for the international and regional insurance industry to assess the potential, tackle the challenges and seize new growth opportunities in the dynamic Middle East insurance markets.
A new initiative of the Middle East Insurance Forum, METF is set to gather over 200 high-level senior decision-makers from the regional insurance industry to tackle the key challenges facing the Middle East Takaful Industry and tap the new opportunities emerging in the market.
The World Takaful Conference is the world’s largest annual gathering of Takaful industry leaders. WTC sets the stage for more than 350 industry leaders to gather to showcase cutting edge innovations, and also address the key enablers that will boost growth in the international Takaful market.
MEGA continues to grow its portfolio of intelligence platforms to further extend our leadership position across the Banking, Insurance and Takaful, Islamic Capital Markets, Ethical Finance, and Islamic Project Finance segments. Each platform is developed over many years in order to further cement its number 1 position in its respective market.
In 1994 we founded the World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC), which at the time was one of the first conferences in the world to focus on this nascent industry. That first year we had 120 pioneering delegates and one sponsor. Today, more than a decade later and with more than 1,300 delegates from over 50 countries attending the conference each year, WIBC is an iconic brand recognised as the largest and most significant gathering of banking and finance leaders in this rapidly growing industry anywhere in the world.
Our Strategic Associates are world leaders in their respective fields and include key government finance and regulatory agencies such as the Central Bank of Bahrain, Dubai International Financial Centre, UK Trade & Investment, the Monetary Authority of Singapore, and the Economic Development Board of Bahrain. These and our other strategic alliances with international thought leaders including Ernst & Young and global strategy advisory firm McKinsey & Company further strengthen MEGA’s brand leadership position in the Islamic finance industry worldwide.