Young Professionals Networking Event

Young Professionals Networking Event

On the 17th of December 2019, the Tunisian Business Council Dubai & Northern Emirates participated to a « Young Professionals Networking Event » held at the Intersect by Lexus restaurant and lounge in the DIFC (@intersectbylexusdubai ).

On this occasion our members had the opportunity to meet and network with their fellow professionals from the following business councils:
– British
– Canadian
– French
– German
– Italian
– Swiss

Conference Debate With Taoufik Baccar

Conference Debate With Taoufik Baccar

On the 20th of October 2019, the TBC received Taoufik Baccar, former Minister of Finance and last Governor of the Tunisian Central Bank prior to the 2011 revolution.

During this conference-debate, in conversation with Naoufer Ramoul (TV host and presenter on Dubai TV), Taoufik Baccar gave his views on the economic and financial situation of Tunisia and discussed various topics such as the depreciation of the Tunisian dinar, the relationships with the IMF and the World Bank, the 2020 budget and the foreign exchange reserves, notably.

He also shared his experience at the helm of the Tunisian government and the Central Bank and proposed his recommendations to mitigate the difficulties the country is currently facing.

After the conference-debate, TBC members and guests had the opportunity to network and interact directly with Taoufik Baccar around a buffet.

We were honored to count among our guests H.E Mrs. Chiraz Chebbi, Consul of Tunisia in Dubai

The event was held at the Renaissance Downtown Dubai Hotel.

Joint Business Councils Event

TBC Dubai & Northern Emirates, in partnership with the French Business Council and the German Business Council (AHK), participated to a joint-networking event held on the 11th of June 2019 at Neos – The Address Downtown Hotel. During this event, our members had the opportunity to meet and network with more than 300 professionals from the French and German business councils in a relaxed atmosphere with music and afterwork drinks.

Leadership Series with Hamdi Osman, former FedEx SVP Europe, Middle East, Indian Sub-continent, Africa and Central Asia

On the 17th of April 2019, the TBC Dubai & Northern Emirates, in association with TBC Abu Dhabi, received Hamdi Osman, former FedEx SVP Europe, Middle East, Indian Sub-continent, Africa and Central Asia, as speaker for its Leadership Series.

During that event, Hamdi Osman shared with TBC’s guests his experience at the helm of FedEx where he was in chare of more than two third of the world’s global population.

He also gave behind the curtains insights on the development of the logistics industry in Dubai, UAE and the whole region. Finally Hamdi gave his opinion and experience on Tunisia as he is the owner of several locally based venture in the country.

1st Tunisian Start-Up Forum in Dubai

1st Tunisian Start-Up Forum in Dubai

On the 6th of December 2018, the TBC Dubai & Northern Emirates (in partnership with In5 Tech) organized the 1st Tunisian Start-Up Forum in Dubai.
On top of presenting the newly issued « Start-Up Act » aiming to create an optimal framework for start-ups and investors in Tunisia, this forum was the occasion for 10 promising Tunisian start-ups to pitch 8 of the most recognized and respected VCs and investment firms in the MENA region.