Event Details

BBG Ambassador Series- HMA to Iraq, Jon Wilks CMG

Event Date
Thu, 15 February , 2018
Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai,


BBG Dubai & Northern Emirates invites you to our third Ambassador Series Luncheon.

This gathering is hosted by our Chairman, John Martin St.Valery, and features an address by Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Iraq, Jon Wilks CMG, who will share an overview of both the commercial opportunities in Iraq and the broader economic-political picture.

This is an exceptional opportunity to receive a briefing from the current British Ambassador to Iraq who has an exceptional depth and breadth of knowledge of our region having been in the Middle East and North Africa for almost three decades.

Jon Wilks CMG joined the FCO in 1989 and has previously served as Ambassador to Yemen and Sultanate of Oman, as well as at the British Embassies in Iran, Khartoum, Riyadh, Baghdad and Dubai.

Jon holds a Masters degree in Middle East Politics.

Places are limited so we encourage you to register soon in order to secure your place at the table!


This is a pre-pay event and your place will not be confirmed until payment is received. Cancellations will be accepted until 11.59am on Tuesday 13 February after when “no show fees” will apply.

The BBG Dubai and Northern Emirates is the region’s foremost business-to-business membership networking group – by members, for members – enabling like-minded professionals to further their business interests in the UAE and the wider region. 

Fee includes 3 course lunch and beverages (VAT inclusive)
Free valet parking available
Dress: Business

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