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June 8, 2023

Join us Thursday, June 8, at 10:00am EST for our next Export Coffee Talk, Doing Business in the Middle East: Business Culture Tips for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia. EDPNC’s international trade consultants and experts in Dubai will present us with some do’s and don’ts when pursuing business in these markets, including trade show preparation, and follow-up engagements. We welcome you to be part of the conversation. Bring your questions, lessons learned, and experiences to share.


About the Speakers:

Rana Abu Nemeh

Rana is an international economic development and investment expert who specializes in helping governments drive their economic development agendas and companies grow internationally. Rana has supported investment promotion agencies in different markets to identify their sectoral competitiveness and design and apply relevant FDI attraction strategies.

Yazan Shukair

Yazan has been working as a market entry consultant, helping international and Western businesses within the education, healthcare, and retail sectors to navigate, enter, and succeed in the Saudi market. Yazan has lived in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for over a decade and has worked closely with numerous local international trade bodies, such as the UK Department of International Trade, Advantage Austria, New Zealand Trade and Enterprise, Virginia Economic Development Partnership, and Invest Northern Ireland.

Nitin Antony

Nitin has extensive experience in trade development: public & private sector, market entry strategy, market research, lead generation, and trade show management for American Economic Development Agencies and their exporters. His sector expertise includes Healthcare, Technology, Defense, Retail, F&B, Petroleum, and Engineering.


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