MENA Fintech Association

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Blockchain & Crypto

Regtech

Open Banking

Payments

Sustainable Investment

Wealthtech

AI & Big Data

Women in Fintech

Finacial Inclusion

Insurtech

Policy & Governance

Talent & Diversity

Recently Launched Committees

What’s In It For You

The Board

Nameer Khan

Chairman
MENA Fintech Association

Altaf Ahmed

Director – Digital Payments Etisalat

Gaurav Dhar

CEO
Marshall Equipment & Trading

Nihal Abughattas

Consultant
IFC Digilab Finance

Kokila Alagh

Founder
KARM Legal Consultants

Umair Hameed

Customer Transformation Lead
Microsoft

Advisory Board

Najla Al Midfa

CEO
SHERAA

Richard Teng

Regional head of MENA
Binance

Salmaan Jaffery

Chief Business Officer
DIFC

Wai Lum Kwok

Senior Executive Director
ADGM

Mo Ali Yusuf

GM
Checkout.com

Arjun Vir Singh

Head of FS
ADL

Junaid Iqbal

Managing Director
Careem Pay

Hakan Eroglu

Global Open Banking Lead Mastercard

The Team

Nadia Benaissa

BPC

Federica Piazza

American Express

Masood Khan

YAP

Vaanathi M.Krishnan

M2P Fintech

Christian Kunz

DIFC

Shyam Mohan

Mastercard

Salahuddin Ghaznavi

Taptap Send

Arnav Rath

GPS

PK Shrivastava

Tarabut Gateway

Mehdi Tazi

Lean Technologies

Aparajita Bakshi

M2P Fintech

Kareem Refaay

LIBF

Raheel Iqbal

Codebase Technologies

Fırat Şık

Arthur D Little

Tom Romanski

Codebase Technologies

Jay Shah

GPS

Amahle Mkhize

MFTA Intern

Karima Derbal

DIFC

Akshata Namjoshi

KARM Legal Consultants
Associate Partner

Ashu Gupta

Lean Technologies
Co-Founder & CTO

Imane Adel

Paymob
Executive Vice President of Strategy

Hadj Aissa Ichrak

Arthur D. Little
Senior Manager

Vishal Sacheendran

Binance
Director, MENA

Gihan Hyde

CommUnique
UK

Muhammad Nana

Mastercard
Vice President: Fintech Partnerships

Hanane Sbai

Mastercard
Director Fintech & Digital Partners MENA EAST

Omar Mansur

Codebase Technologies
Co Founder

Philipp Caspers Pabst

Dubai Future District Fund
Senior Associate

Ihsan Al Hayek

DAPI
Co-founder