The Conference Board Gulf Center for Economics and Business Research
Hiba Itani is a Senior Economist inThe Conference Board Gulf Center for Economics and Business Research. Hiba is a professional economist with over 14 years of experience in banking and economics with deep knowledge of the Kuwaiti and gulf economies, oil markets, real estate, and retail sectors. Prior to joining The Conference Board, Hiba designed and published several high-frequency indices for Kuwait, mainly the real estate index and consumer spending index published by the National Bank of Kuwait. Hiba holds a Masters in financial economics and a BA in economics with distinction from the American University of Beirut.