The Access Bank UK DIFC Branch has co-sponsored the prestigious GTR MENA 2023, at Jumeirah Emirates Towers in Dubai on the 21st and 22nd of February 2023.
This event has established itself over 20 years as the premier gathering for connecting with the key individuals and organisations at the forefront of MENA trade.
Reflecting on a year of great change both globally and in the region, from the ramifications of global economic headwinds ranging from supply chain disruption to surging commodity prices and rampant inflation, to the excitement and optimism generated by the region’s many exciting transformation programmes.
The main themes discussed during the event included: ‘May you live in interesting times’ – making sense of a complex trade landscape; Is sustainability still to the fore or on the back foot; Electronic documentation – strengthening the digitalisation drive; Preparing for trade and supply chain 2.0; Ensuring food security – a renewed priority and Gateway strategies for GCC-led regional growth.
The Access Bank UK DIFC Branch was represented at the event by Rola Afra, Senior Executive Officer/ Head of DIFC Branch and her team.
The Access Bank UK DIFC Branch offers a broad range of products and services to assist with trade and investment needs in Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa and the MENA region. The Branch is situated in the iconic Gate Building of Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) and is regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA).