ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Tuesday, April 5th 2016 [ME NewsWire]
ADGM – Abu Dhabi Global Market
Key players of the investment world gathered for a groundbreaking evening event at Abu Dhabi Global Market on March 30th. As part of the AIM Summit, the premier regional investment conference, Aston Martin showcased its $2.7 million Vulcan supercar.
Star violinist Quike Navarro came directly from Marbella’s Nikki Beach in Spain to perform a special show during the unveiling of the car.
“Aston Martin was delighted to take part in this exclusive event and exhibit the 800-plus-horsepower Vulcan,” commented Neil Slade, Regional Director for Aston Martin.
Over 150 guests attended the invitation-only gathering at Abu Dhabi’s new financial center ADGM. Notable guests included Robert E. Kiernan III, CEO of US-based APM as well as Lee Partridge, Managing Director at Salient Partners, a firm with over $16 billion in assets under management.
“We are always thrilled to welcome industry leaders and key decision makers from all corners of the globe. The presence of the Aston Martin Vulcan is an exciting addition to the exclusivity of the event,” Luka Stimac, Managing Director of AIM Summit, surmised.
The conference featured a series of panel discussions and workshops on the implications of a changing global economic landscape and welcomed an international audience of industry leaders, senior executives and key decision makers.
Howard Leedham MBE, CEO of Dalma Capital said: “As a co-sponsor of the AIM Summit at Abu Dhabi Global Market, we were delighted that Aston Martin chose to sponsor the evening reception. If image and performance are everything then surely the financial sector would do well to emulate that of Aston Martin!
Shawn Stephens, +971-4-365-2778