Khaled bin Mohamed bin Zayed tours Abu Dhabi Finance Week activities and witnesses unveiling of Falcon Economy sculptureADGM 15/11/2022
- His Highness visited the Abu Dhabi pavilion and Crypto Hub, and met with crypto entrepreneurs attending the first day of Fintech Abu Dhabi, which is taking place as part of Abu Dhabi Finance Week
- New Falcon Economy sculpture designed by leading Emirati artist Mattar bin Lahej, who also designed façade of Dubai’s Museum of the Future and The Power of Words sculpture at Qasr Al Watan in Abu Dhabi
- Artwork symbolises UAE’s growth as a leading global economy and Abu Dhabi’s rise as an international centre of finance
His Highness Sheikh Khaled bin Mohamed bin Zayed, member of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council and Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Executive Office, has toured activities at Abu Dhabi Finance Week, which is powered by Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM).
During the tour, His Highness visited the Abu Dhabi pavilion and Abu Dhabi Crypto Hub, and met with crypto entrepreneurs attending the Fintech Startups Campus. HH was accompanied by His Excellency Ahmed Jasim Al Zaabi, Chairman of ADGM, His Excellency Mohammed Ali Al Shorafa, Vice Chair of ADGM and Chairman of the Department of Economic Development; His Excellency Saif Saeed Ghobash, Secretary General of the Executive Council.
His Highness also unveiled the Falcon Economy sculpture, which has been designed by Emirati artist Mattar bin Lahej, and symbolises the UAE’s growth as a leading global economy and Abu Dhabi’s rise as an international centre of finance.
Other works by Mattar bin Lahej include the façade of the Museum of the Future in Dubai, and The Power of Words sculpture at Qasr Al Watan in Abu Dhabi.
Abu Dhabi Finance Week is taking place until 18 November at venues across Abu Dhabi, and is organised by Abu Dhabi Global Market, in collaboration with Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development and G42.
The event will welcome 500 high-level investors from around the world across 30 separate events, including Fintech Abu Dhabi, and further strengthens Abu Dhabi’s position as a leading financial hub.