Presentations of Speakers at the 4th Iraqi – European Business & Investment Forum in Athens, 10-11 July, 2019



Keynote Speakers:



Session 1 –Identifying European role in the re-construction projects and modernization of infrastructure in Iraq”


ModeratorMr. Abdulaziz Al-Mikhlafi, Secretary General, Arab-German Chamber of  Commerce, Germany


  • Saeb Nahas, Consul of Kazakhstan & CEO, Nahas Group, Lebanon
  • Eng. Fahad Amarin , Corporate Ethics Compliance Officer & Manager of Technical Support (Sales & Proposals – Oil & Gas and Pipelines), Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC), Greece
  • Philippe Dessoy, General Manager, Business Development Manager, BESIX Group SA, Belgium
  • H.E Konstantinos Bikas, International Business Director, Mytilineos S.A., Greece
  • Amar Shubar, Partner, Management Partners, GCC & Iraq
  • Marios Patsalides, Chief Business Development Officer, Avax S.A., Greece



Session 2 – Iraqi private sector’s vision on the revitalization of the Iraqi Industries”


Moderator: Mr. Qaisar Hijazin, Secretary General, Arab-Belgium -Luxembourg, Chamber of Commerce, Belgium


  • H.E. Dr. Mustafa M. A. Al-Hiti, President, Iraqi Pharmaceutical Syndicate, Iraq
  • Eng. Abdullah Al Jiburi, Chairman BoD, Al Jiburi General Contracting Group, Iraq
  • Dawood Abed Zayer Al-Jumaili, Chairman, Iraqi National Business Council (INBC), Iraq
  • Dr. Lebanon Hatif Al-Shami, Dean, Baghdad College of Economic Sciences University, Iraq



Session 3 – Transfer of Technology and Know-How to Iraq, Advantages and Sustainability”


Moderator: Dipl.-Ing Mouddar Khouja, Secretary General, Austro-Arab Chamber of Commerce, Austria


  • H.E. Herbert Scheibner, Former Minister of Defence of the Republic of Austria, Member of the Board of Directors of the Austro-Arab Chamber of Commerce (AACC), CEO Scheibner Business Development GmbH
  • Giorgios Petrakis, Manging Director, AS Automation System Hellas, Greece
  • Mohamed Haykal, Chairman, Haykal Group, UAE
  • Dimitris Mezartasoglou, Head of Studies, Institute of Energy for South Eastern Europe (IENE), Greece
  • Christos Giannakopoulos, Sales Director, Technochrom SA, Greece