Financial Sector Conference talks 1

27 SEP 2021
Rafal Tower in Riyadh

FSC organizes a series of talks to discuss the main current topics. FSC talks seek to discuss the economic changes that contribute to keeping pace with the Financial Sector Development Program, a flagship program of “Saudi Vision 2030” programs that aims at keeping pace with global developments in the sector and achieving qualitative leaps in financial services.

The conference brings together experts from all over the world to discuss global hot topics in the financial sector.

Conference Topics

First Axis (Open Banking)

With the participation of leading experts from all over the world, FSC’s first talk will be launched on September 27th, 2021, in the presence of a number of Ministers and Government leaders to talk about Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG) and discuss its implications, key opportunities and latest developments within the financial sector.

The second axis (Islamic finance)

The event will discussed several topics related to the role of ESG in global financial system, including the following themes:

  • Ecosystem through ESG in KSA: Opportunities and Challenges
  • The growing importance of ESG for a sustainable economy
  • ESG globally.
  • ESG and Capital Markets.


Mohammed bin Abdullah Al-Jadaan

Minister of Finance, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

H.E. Fahad bin Abdullah Almubarak

Governor of Saudi Central Bank

Mr. Mohammed A. El-Kuwaiz

Chairman Capital Market Authority (CMA)

Manish Manchandya

Executive Vice President Finance & Group CFO

Fahad Alajlan

President King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Center (KAPSARC)



Timothée Jaulin

Head of ESG Development & Advocacy, Special Operations

Polina Kurdyavko

Partner, Head of Emerging Markets, Senior Portfolio Manager

Jean-Marc Mercier

Managing Director, Vice-Chairman, Capital Markets, Global Banking HSBC


Global Head of Sovereign Advisory at Societe Generale