We combine local expertise with our global capabilities. Our dedicated team of Dubai-based economists and client service representatives enables us to understand the region and the needs of organisations that operate there. We cover 100 industrial sectors and 52 key cities across the Middle East and North Africa, providing in-depth socio- and macroeconomic insights.
Our solutions for the Middle East
Unrivalled economic insights and forecasts help our clients understand the local economy, industrial sectors and the implications of structural change.
Economic insights for the Middle East
Our forecasting service for the Middle East provides a comprehensive analysis of immediate and long-term economic prospects to inform investment strategies, expansion plans, and regional operations. We provide historical data, forecasts and commentary by country, industry sector and city.
Our Middle East experts
Our team of economists are dedicated to providing you with reliable, independent and forward-looking insights. We understand the trends that matter the most to you.
- Scott Livermore – Chief Economist
- Omneya Ramadan – Associate Director
- Amy McAlister – Lead Economist
- Maya Senussi – Senior Economist
- Aoife Kealey – Senior Economist
- Akanksha Samdani – Economist
- Cassidy Lyon – Economist
Our client service experts
Our understanding of the Middle Eastern economy and the ability to provide organisations with the insights and trends that matter the most to them make us a trusted partner to many in the UAE and beyond.
- Matthew Pritchard – Head of Business Development
- Paul de Cintra – Business Development Director
- Nick Brightman – Business Development Manager
- Ihssane Ryani – Account Management Executive
MENA Forecasting Service
Monitor the implications of economic and market developments in the MENA region.Find Out More
African and Middle Eastern Cities Forecasts
Comprehensive data and forecasts for major cities in Africa and the Middle East.Find Out More
Global Macro Service
Monitor macro events and their potential impact.Find Out More
Global Scenarios Service
Explore the implications of key risks to the world economy.Find Out More
“Working with the team is a real pleasure. I felt they were just as committed to the project as I was, both in terms of meeting the due dates and also delivering quality, well-written content. They were very communicative with the regular updates on process. Our survey was conducted at the height of the pandemic and the team proactively suggested adding new questions to address what was going on at that moment and delivering an intermediary report very quickly.”
Resources and Events
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In The Media
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The long-term outlook for Middle Eastern and North African cities
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