ABANA is the preeminent US organization for finance professionals and institutions with interest in the Middle East and North Africa.
ABANA’s global membership represents a diverse network of professionals who work in commercial and private banking, asset management and real estate, private equity and venture capital, consulting, legal and other fields related to the financial services industry. Its members reflect the professional and geographic diversity of an increasingly interconnected global economy, and they are drivers behind many of today’s discussions around emerging and frontier markets.
A nonprofit association, ABANA is best known for its robust calendar of events, meetings and discussions that provide its members with new professional connections, access to timely business intelligence and direct contact to other global business leaders. ABANA programs highlight many of today’s most compelling perspectives on the financial markets, investment opportunities and risk. The organization provides our members from the MENA region with a focused platform from which to connect to the right audience when in the United States and we have a range of programs aimed at fostering the next generation of industry leaders with interests in the Middle East and North Africa.