Speakers

Tushar Fotedar

Director

Mister Baker

Bakery expert

Tarryn Leigh Green

Chef & Co-founder
Head of Diversity and Inclusion for Emirates Culinary Guild

Nyum Meals

Tapan Vaidya

CEO

PJP Investments Group

International Franchisee Partners

George Kunnappally

Managing Director

Nando's UAE

Food and Beverage Services

Frederic Levy Perrault

CEO

Al Raya Supermarkets

Supermarket Chain

Ekaterina Borodich

CEO

Drinkit Dubai

Digital Coffee Shop

Chef Rita Soueidan

Head Chef

Maisan 15

Restaurant and Cafe

Andreas L Borgmann

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Kcal

Healthy Eating

Henrik Winther

President

Tigrus Restaurant Holding

Sustainable Restaurant Holding

Khaled Al Darwish

CEO / Co-Founder / Board Member

Manuel Supermarket

Supermarket chain

Julianne Holt Kailihiwa

CEO

Sumo Sushi & Bento

Japanese Restaurant Chain

Nadia Shah

CEO and Founder

Drip Burgers

Restaurant Chain

Dr. Naim Maadad

Chief Executive and Founder

Gates Hospitality

Hospitality Development

Umesh Chopra

Market Intelligence Head

Sharjah co-op

Consumer Cooperative

Rashid Aramam

Buying Head

Nesto

Evgeny Chernikov

COO

Yango Tech

Fadi Serhal

Executive Director

YOGi

Vegan-friendly Restaurant

Mazen Kanaan

Co-Founder and CEO

House of Pops

Natural Ice cream Brand

Romil Ratra

Chief Executive Officer

Graviss Good Foods UAE (The Brooklyn Creamery)

Healthy Ice Cream Brand

Anton Deryagin

Head of Franchise Growth

Dodo Pizza

Restaurant Chain

Marcus Sutton

General Manager

Zabeel House by Jumeirah, The Greens

Chef Avinash Mohan

Chef & Managing Director

Cochin Harbour Restaurant Dubai

Osamah Alawwam

Co-Founder

Roasting House

Tamanna Padhi

Partner, MEA Consumer and Retail

Kearney

Advisory Services

Mohammed Dhedhi

Partner, MEA F&B Lead

Kearney

Advisory Services

Cynthia Makhoul

Director

PwC Middle East

Advisory Services

Roy Hintze

Deals Strategy & Operations Partner

PwC Middle East

Advisory Services

Chef Heyam Abdelhadi

Executive Chef

Bel Groupe Middle East

Multinational Cheese Marketer

Alexandre Pasdelou

COO

CÉ LA VI

Luxury Restaurant chain

Faisal Younes

CEO F&B

Cenomi Retail

Franchise Retailer

Louay Moursel

Regional Director of Operations

Gastronomica

Restaurant operator

Preet Vasudev

Co-Founder

Varak

Panchali Mahendra

Chief Executive Officer

Atelier House Hospitality

Hospitality Chain

Manisha Advani

Founder

Soul Santé Café

Healthy Food Pioneer

Shivani Sharma

Chef & Founder

Bliss Bites, UAE

Specialty Cafe

Ashutosh Chakradeo

Chief Retail Officer

Choithrams

Supermarket Chain

Mohamed Naji Al Assaf

Country - CEO

Carrefour Saudi Arabia

Multinational Retail and Wholesaler

Lito German

CEO

Sari Sari

Convenience Store

Mr. Mohamed Al Hashemi

Chief Executive Officer

Union Coop

Consumer Cooperative

Rohit Dhananjay Datar

Director

Adil Trading Co.

Supermarket Chain

Chang Sup Shin

CEO

1004 Gourmet

Specialty Marketplace

Muhammad Adeel Anjum

Chief Executive Officer

Circle K

Supermarket Chain

Daniel Solomon

Founder

HeroGo

Sustainable ecommerce grocery

John Noja

General Manager

Talabat Mart UAE

Akram Oomer

Co-Founder

Hayawiia.com

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