DIFC join forces with Standard Chartered to advance treasury excellence

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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Standard Chartered has become the exclusive partner of the DIFC Treasury Leadership Forum, marking a new milestone in the collaboration between Standard Chartered and Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), the leading global financial center in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia (MEASA) region.

The forum, organized by DIFC, will bring together senior treasurers from leading banks, multinationals, and services providers to focus on how to optimize treasury operations for growth and the key trends shaping treasury across different sectors.

Alya Al Zarouni
Alya Al Zarouni
COO – DIFC Authority

“We are pleased to have Standard Chartered, join us as the exclusive partner of the DIFC Treasury Leadership Forum to address how businesses can build robust treasury infrastructures. Showcasing the benefits of setting up regional treasury divisions in DIFC, the forum will also provide corporates with strategies on how to centralize, manage, and consolidate regional resources, offering a competitive advantage by reducing operating costs.”

Mr. Christopher Parsons, Senior Executive Officer, Standard Chartered at DIFC said that, “We are delighted to partner with DIFC to host the DIFC Treasury Leadership Forum, a dynamic platform that brings together thought leaders to share insights, exchange ideas and collaborate to shape the future of treasury management.”

Mr. Parsons further noted that this partnership demonstrates the strong synergies between Standard Chartered and DIFC as well as it is a testament to our long-term commitment to optimizing growth and creating a better future for the industry.

According to the statement, “Hosted at The Atrium, Gate District, DIFC, on 31 May, themed ‘A deep dive into the future of treasury centers’, the DIFC Treasury Leadership Forum will showcase the latest trends in treasury solutions designed to streamline financial operations, optimize liquidity management, and enhance risk management strategies.”

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