Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment and Development

The Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment and Development is an Arab financial institution with an independent international legal personality with 21 Arab member states and authorized capital of about USD 1.1 billion. AAAID has 44 affiliate companies, whose activities are concentrated in agricultural services, investment, and in plant, livestock and related agricultural sectors.

AAAID has over 41 years of accumulated experience in the field of agricultural investment, in addition to providing its investors with numerous advantages and privileges in all member countries. AAAID also contributes to sustainable agricultural development and improves the lives of thousands of people through income generating projects, scientific research services, technology transfer, revolving loan programs and many developmental activities.


SIALME Event 2018


Agricultural Investment Seminar 2018

AAAID’s Agricultural Investment Seminar will be held on 11 December 2018 during the SIAL ME Exhibition, in Abu Dhabi the Capital of UAE. The Seminar will be convening a diverse international group of investors, agribusiness executives, agro tech companies and Farmers Unions…


Agricultural Investment Seminar

Seminar Starting
10:30 AM
Introduction Video
Opening Statement
10:40 AM
H.E Mohammed bin Obaid Al Mazrooei

President, Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment and Development.

Sessions Moderator
H.E Abdulaziz Al-Mikhlafi

Secretary General, Arab-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry

First Dialogue Session
10:45 AM
Dialogue Session

Investment in Agricultural Production (Fodder / Sugar / Oil Processing)

Mr. Mohammed Ahmed Al Falasi

Chief Executive Officer, Jenaan Investment LLC, UAE.

Mr. Hassan Erwa

General Manager, Sales & Marketing of Kenana Sugar Company Limited

Eng. Salah Bashir

Member of the Board of Directors, Savola, Sudan.

Mr. Mohammed Hamza

Manager of Fodder Production, Al Rawabi Dairy Company, UAE.

Second Dialogue Session
11:35 AM
Dialogue Session

Investment in Dairy and Meat (Red Meat / Poultry / Fish)

Dr. Ahmed El Tigani

Chief Executive Officer, Al Rawabi Dairy Company, UAE.

Mr. Mahmoud Kandeel

Managing Director, Misr El-Keir, Egypt.

Dr. El Rashid Dafalla Mohamed

Chief Executive Officer, Emirates Modern Poultry, UAE.

Dr. Ali Mohammad Al-Shaikhi

Director General of the General Department of Fisheries

Third Dialogue Session
12:25 PM
Dialogue Session

Investment in Smart and Contractual Agriculture

Dr. Abdullah bin Saeed Kadman

Chief Executive Officer, Cooperative Association of Aseer Poultry Producers, KSA

Dr. Ali El Battay

Chief Innovation Officer, Falcon Eye Drones, UAE

Dr. Shalan Alwan

Director of Studies, Development Programs & Applied Research Department, Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment and Development

Sessions End
1:15 PM
Coffee Break
B2B Meetings


Event Location

Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center

Address: Khaleej Al Arabi Street, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates