Held under the patronage of the Scottish Government and hosted by the Royal Bank of Scotland, The Global Ethical Finance Forum (GEFF) is an initiative of Middle East Global Advisors in strategic partnership with the Islamic Finance Council UK (UKIFC) – two leading institutions spearheading the agenda of sustainable and inclusive economy and of forging connections with the broader ethical finance industry, encompassing Socially Responsible Investing (SRI), Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG), and Islamic/faith-based Finance.
The theme for GEFF 2017 is “Ethical Finance: Merging Profit & Purpose” and it will take place on September 13 & 14 at the RBS Conference Centre in Edinburgh.
GEFF 2017 endeavors to play a critical role in enabling stakeholders from the traditional responsible and Islamic finance sectors to forge and nurture new relationships aimed at building cooperation across various sectors and geographies. Confirmed Key speakers at GEFF 2017 include Keith Brown MSP, Cabinet Secretary for the Economy, Jobs and Fair Work, Scottish Government, Nurlan Kussainov, CEO, Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) Authority and Peter Webster, Director of International Affairs, Vigeo Eiris & CEO, Eiris Foundation, amongst others.
GEFF 2015 witnessed notable names like His Royal Highness Emir Muhammad Sanusi II, Emir of Kano; Keith Brown MSP, Cabinet Secretary for the Economy, Jobs & Fair Work, Scottish Government; Lord Mohamed Sheikh, Baron Sheikh of Cornhill; Dr. Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Former Governor, Bank Negara Malaysia & Ted Roosevelt Malloch, Former Professor and Senior Fellow in Management Practice, University of Oxford, amongst others.
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GEFF Press Releases:
Scotland to host historic dialogue between global leaders in ethical finance
Merging profit and purpose key focus at Global Ethical Finance Forum
Global Ethical Finance Forum to highlight the massive potential Sustainable Capitalism harbours
Scaling Up Impact Investments to take centre stage at the Global Ethical Finance Forum