Presentations of Speakers at the 3rd Workshop “Doing Business in the Arab World” – Athens, 21 March 2019


Session 1 – Presentations on the Arab Countries

Moderator:     Dr. Saleh S. Jallad, Financial Consultant, Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC), Publisher of Middle East Economic Survey (MEES) & Board Member of AHCCD


  • H.E. Mr. Marwan Emile Toubassi, Ambassador the State of Palestine, Greece
  • H.E. Dr. Lassaad M’hirsi, Ambassador of the Republic of Tunisia, Greece
  • H.E. Mr. Mohamed Alraeesi, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates, Greece
  • H.E. Dr. Hamed Sidi Mohamed, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania to Italy, with parallel accreditation to Greece
  • H.E. Mr. Shorsh Khalid Said, Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq, Greece
  • H.E. Dr. Mohamed Younis Menfi, Ambassador of the State of Libya, Greece


Special presentation on the city of MONASTIR in Tunisia with regard to its diverse traditional and light industries and tourism.

  • Moustafa Ben Tekaya, President of the Regional Union of Monastir, Tunisian Union for Industry, Trade & Handicraft
  • Riadh Ben Aziz, Director of Technology Centre, Monastir, Tunisia
  • Nejia Ben Helal, Founder of Manchester Academy and Oxford House College & President, Union of the Tunisian Businesswomen


Session 2 – “Investment Opportunities and Business Practices in the Arab World”

Moderator:     Mr. Spyros Xanthis, General Manager, Eurosol P&M GmbH (MENA region) & Board Member, AHCCD