Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs
September 10, 2013


Topic: Opportunities for Private Equity Fund Management in Oman

Host: Ambassador Greta C. Holtz

Date, time, time zone for call: Tuesday, September 10, 2013; 11:00 a.m. EDT (1900 Muscat time)

Special Guests:

  • H.E. Abdulsalam Al Murshidi, CEO, State General Reserve Fund (SGRF)
  • Fabio Scacciavillani, Chief Economist, Oman Investment Fund (OIF)
  • George Sandars, Senior Partner, Dentons Oman

Brief description of call: Senior representatives of the State General Reserve Fund (SGRF) and Oman Investment Fund (OIF) will provide an overview of Oman’s external investment objectives and strategy. Senior corporate lawyers from SNR Dentons with significant experience assisting U.S. companies to take advantage of the U.S.-Oman Free Trade Agreement will provide an overview of doing business in Oman, with particular emphasis on the financial services provisions of the FTA. The webinar will serve as an informational precursor to a U.S. Commerce Department-led private equity matchmaking delegation to Oman and the region this December.

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