19 - 21 April, 2020 | Dubai, UAE

Mark Cutis

Group CFO ADNOC Group

Joined ADNOC May 2018 as Group Chief Financial Officer from the Abu Dhabi Investment Council (joined March 2008) where he  set up the de novo “Special Situations” unit. This group now has a 10 year track record and focuses on investing globally in idiosyncratic and one off transactions across the capital structure with geographic and asset class flexibility.  

Prior to ADIC was in Japan for six years first with Unicredito (HVB) as CEO and then with Shinsei Bank in the newly created position of Chief Investment Officer. At HVB, originally hired in their New York Branch as Treasurer for the Americas, was responsible for developing and directing their proprietary allocation to Alternative Investments. Subsequently, transferred to Tokyo as the CEO of HVB’s Japanese operations.

Core expertise is asset allocation, proprietary trading and ALM. Experience includes both direct “hands on management “of risk and risk takers as well as allocating to external managers in alternatives. Experience both on buy side as well as sell side. Has worked in NY, London, Frankfurt, Tokyo Moscow and now Abu Dhabi.

MBA from the Wharton School, BA in Economics from Emory University. Elected to the Phi Beta Kappa Society. Speaks French and Greek and has a working knowledge of German. 

Conference Day One Monday, 17 June 2019

Monday, June 17th, 2019

9:15 AM Key Tech Enabler – Intelligent Automation

Sufficing the insufficient forecasts with digitalisation – Does it assist or defect the human analytical touch?
The future role of the CFO has to be well versed with a deep understanding of numbers and an analytical approach to facilitate data transparency.
This discussion will highlight the CFO role in regards to data and digitalisation;
Key question: Can machines take over the human touch to enable CFO’s to entrench as CFO’s of future?
  • Is data driven – machine learning taking away the advantages of human experience?
  • What are the key areas data mining can have an impact?
  • How can it help a CFO sleep better at night?

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Mark.

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