London Arabia Art & Fashion Week Opening Night

2 August 2016. Jumeirah Carlton Tower, Belgravia, London

David Stringer-Lamarre, within his role as Chairman of the Institute of Directors, City of London, was pleased to have been invited to this opening night.

It was very good to see the art on display and attend the fashion show.

A welcome address was made by Omar Bdour, Arab British Business Association

Emma Dexter, Director Visual Arts, British Council spoke about the UK deep interest in art & design

Lady Victoria Borwick MP spoke about the Government’s desire to have strong, mutually beneficial relationships between the UK and overseas companies.


  • HRH Princess Reem Bint Mohamed Al-Faisal Al-Saud
  • HRH Prince Saad bin Mohammed Al-Saud
  • Mr Mohamed Shammarey
  • Mrs Fatimah Al-Shibani
  • Mrs Fatimah Alnamer
  • Mr Adam Abd El Ghaffar


  • Mrs Mona Almansouri
  • Mrs Hanane Chamekh
  • Mrs Rabia Bin Baraka
  • Lomar Thoub Brand