IFSWF

Mr. David Murray, Chairman of Australia's Future Fund Board of Guardians, was elected by the IWG members to chair the Forum. Mr. Jin Liqun, Chairman of the Board of Supervisors, China Investment Corporation, and Mr. Bader Mohammad Al-Sa’ad, Managing Director, Kuwait Investment Authority, were elected to be deputy chairs of the Forum.

Mr. David Murray, Chairman of Australia's Future Fund Board of Guardians, was elected by the IWG members to chair the Forum. Mr. Jin Liqun, Chairman of the Board of Supervisors, China Investment Corporation, and Mr. Bader Mohammad Al-Sa’ad, Managing Director, Kuwait Investment Authority, were elected to be deputy chairs of the Forum.

The International Working Group of Sovereign Wealth Funds (IWG), which met in Kuwait City April 5-6 2009, reached a consensus ("Kuwait Declaration") on the establishment of an International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds. The Forum is a voluntary group of Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFs) which will meet, exchange views on issues of common interest, and facilitate an understanding of the Santiago Principles and SWFs activities.

 

Generally Accepted Principles and Practices for Sovereign Wealth Funds

 
 

Members

Australia

Azerbaijan

Bahrain

Botswana

Canada

Chile

China

Equatorial Guinea

Iran

Ireland

Korea

Kuwait

Libya

Mexico

New Zealand

Norway

Qatar

Russia

Singapore

Timor-Leste

Trinidad & Tobago

The United Arab Emirates

The United States


Permanent Observers

The OECD, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Vietnam and the World Bank.

Chair

David Murray
Chairman of Australia's Future Fund Board of Guardians.

Deputy Chairs

Jin Liqun
Chairman of the Board of Supervisors, China Investment Corporation.

Bader Mohammad Al-Sa’ad
Managing Director, Kuwait Investment Authority.