HRH Prince Khaled bin Alwaleed bin Talal, founder and Chairman of KBW Investments and founder and Chief Executive Officer of KBW Ventures, attended the 2018 CEO Middle East Awards as the evening’s Guest of Honor.

Prince Khaled received his award and concluded the evening with an acceptance speech

Prince Khaled was accompanied by senior executives from across the KBW Group of portfolio companies, and addressed his team members in his acceptance speech.

HRH Prince Khaled bin Alwaleed, the founding chairman of KBW Investments, was honoured with the Technology Investor of the year award at the CEO Middle East awards in Dubai

The CEO awards, staged annually in Dubai, UAE, honors figures of business and industry from a multitude of sectors and brings together the most illustrious participants in commercial activity from the MENA region.

The event annually brings together the most active commercial figures in the MENA region

Most significantly, Prince Khaled was distinguished by the ‘Technology Investor of the Year’ award for his work in emerging and experimental tech, and his support of various entities applying breakthrough tech methodology to pressing global issues.

Read the original awards announcement here and see the full list of awarded executives

All images courtesy of ITP Publishing/ Arabian Business

HRH Prince Khaled bin Alwaleed bin Talal with Mustafa Al Ansari at the 2018 CEO Middle East Awards

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