31 Oct 2019
Third Annual Future Investment Initiative Opens in Riyadh
Future Investment Initiative (FII), third edition opened in Riyadh on Tuesday under the patronage of King Salman bin Abdulaziz and chairmanship of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense. The three-day event will be attended by global leaders and investors.
It is Organized by the Public Investment Fund (PIF). Heads of states and senior officials of countries and major international companies will be attending the event and contributing to discussions that shape the future of global investment.
“Today we have more than 6,000 executives and participants attending, this is more than double the first FII, this is more than double the first FII. The growth has been incredible. Until now the Future Investment Initiative has been an annual conference, today it is an institution, it will be a global hub to build relationships” said Yassir Al-Rumayyan Governor of Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund.
Along with King Abdullah II of Jordan and four African leaders, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro, leaders of key emerging markets, will speak at the three-day event.
The Future Investment Initiative discuss about the next decade for the global economy with business leaders and policymakers exploring all means to boost growth in the middle of rising uncertainty.