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Andra Public Relations announces 10th FinTech series ‘Green FinTech & Sustainable Finance: Fueling another revolution in the finance world’

October 14, 2021
technology

Andra Public Relations, a Bahrain-based well renowned Communications specialising in Financial Technology, has announced their 10th FinTech Series powered by Kuwait Finance House Bahrain (KFH Bahrain); one of the leading Islamic banks and an integral contributor to the evolution of Bahrain’s Islamic Financial Sector. The virtual series is titled “Green FinTech & Sustainable Finance: Fueling another Revolution in the Finance World ”, and will take place on Thursday, 14th October at 1:00PM on Zoom.

Andra PR and KFH Bahrain will host thought leaders and experts from FinTech corporates and financial institutions to highlight how the FinTech sector can revolutionise the financial industry by adopting and promoting a green financial ecosystem. Panelists include Hamed Yousef Mashal; Head of Retail Banking at KFH Bahrain, Arvind Sharma; Director at KPMG Bahrain, and Joseph Ghorayeb; Head of Global Banking at HSBC Bank Middle East, Bahrain. The session will be moderated by Fatema Ebrahim, CEO of Andra Public Relations, and Board Member of Bahrain Economic Development Board.

Andra Public Relations aims to increase public awareness surrounding the sustainable finance trend, specifically within the region. The switch to sustainability will likely be the largest, fastest shift in behavior in human history, which plays a critical role in driving that transformation for individuals and businesses alike. The panel aims to explore several key topics including the main pillars needed to strengthen the financial sector’s resilience to environmental risks, developing markets and solutions for a sustainable economy, harnessing technology, and building a strong base of knowledge and capabilities in sustainable finance.

Thus far, the FinTech Series has hosted 9 successful events, featuring 40+ local and international speakers, as well as an astounding 500+ attendees in partnership with well renowned corporations, startups, and financial institutions from the Bahraini and MENA FinTech space such as The BENEFIT Company, Bahrain FinTech Bay, Tamkeen, The Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance, Aion Digital, RSquare, Microsoft, Innervate Technology Solutions UK, Al Baraka Banking Group, and more. The recent 9th edition, titled “SME digitization: challenges and opportunities” was hosted in June this year.

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