IBG celebrated it’s third annual assembly, dinner and reception at an exclusive private beach resort in Jeddah. The IBG Annual Assembly is the most important meeting for the governing body of the non for profit business association.
Mr. Bashar Jabban, IBG’s President, opened the evening with a welcome note thanking it's corporate members for their continued support and Mrs. Rena Bakhsh, IBG’s Office Manager, followed with a presentation, showcasing the group’s past achievements and introducing its goals and strategy for the next year. Finally, H.E. Elisabetta Martini, Italian Consul General in Jeddah and IBG’s Honorary Chairmen, concluded with a notable speech about Saudi Italian business relations.
The evening was followed by a reception at the pier under the full moon accompanied with the notes of a solo violinist and a dinner composed of an assortment of gourmet Italian delicacies. The guests admired excerpts from the exhibition titled “Incanto Italiano” previously held at the Italian Cultural Centre for the “Italian Language Week” celebration.
Two stunning Lamborghini models, Aventador and Huracan, were kindly brought from Al Ghassan Motors, to greet guests with their Italian majestic beauty.
Among many notable guests of the evening: H.E. Todd C. Holmstrom, American Consul General in Jeddah, Sheik Ghassan Alsulaiman, chairman of Alghassan Motors, Mr. Mohammed Tamer, CEO Tamer Group, Dr. Faysal Alaquil, Director of Business Development and Head of CPC Corporate Social Responsibility.