Held under the patronage of the Scottish Government and hosted by the Royal Bank of Scotland, The Global Ethical Finance Forum (GEFF) is an initiative of Middle East Global Advisors in strategic partnership with the Islamic Finance Council UK (UKIFC) – two leading institutions spearheading the agenda of sustainable and inclusive economy and of forging connections with the broader ethical finance industry, encompassing Socially Responsible Investing (SRI), Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG), and Islamic/faith-based Finance.
The theme for GEFF 2017 is “Ethical Finance: Merging Profit & Purpose” and it will take place on September 13 & 14 at the RBS Conference Centre in Edinburgh.
At its inaugural edition in 2015, GEFF witnessed notable names like His Royal Highness Emir Muhammad Sanusi II, Emir of Kano; Keith Brown MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Infrastructure, Investment & Cities, Scottish Government; Lord Mohamed Sheikh, Baron Sheikh of Cornhill; Dr. Zeti Akhtar Aziz, Former Governor, Bank Negara Malaysia & Ted Roosevelt Malloch, Former Professor and Senior Fellow in Management Practice, University of Oxford, amongst others.
GEFF 2017 endeavors to play a critical role in enabling stakeholders from the traditional responsible and Islamic finance sectors to forge and nurture new relationships aimed at building cooperation across various sectors and geographies.
For more information, visit www.geff2017.com