Morgan Lewis Seminars

Middle East Private Investment Funds Summit


Tuesday, February 6, 2024
8:30 AM – 2:00 PM Gulf Standard Time


Thursday, February 8, 2024
8:30 AM – 2:00 PM Gulf Standard Time

Please join us for our inaugural Middle East Private Investment Funds Summit, where we will explore issues facing both private fund managers and investors in the Middle East.

Designed for legal and business professionals in the asset management space, the program features discussions with industry leaders and Morgan Lewis specialists from around the globe wherein they share their international and Middle East–focused insights and perspectives.

Our morning programs, taking place in both Abu Dhabi and Dubai, will be made up of a selection of panel discussions followed by a light lunch.

Topics will focus on trends and updates regarding:

  • Investor-side and sponsor-side private fund trends
  • Private fund tax issues and the UAE tax landscape
  • Regulatory and examination priorities for private fund advisers
  • Launching and operating a successful fund in the ADGM or DIFC
  • Investing in Asia-focused funds and co-investments
  • Recent trends affecting (1) ESG-Impact Funds, (2) Digital Asset Funds, and (3) Credit Funds
  • General partner and investment manager stake investments
  • Setting up a Shari’a compliant vehicle


Please contact Emily Kohl.