Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre
Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre, Airport Rd - Garhoud - Dubai - UAE

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Event Date Wed May 25 +04 - Thu May 26 +04 (in 4 months)
In your timezone (EST): Wed May 25 12:00am - Thu May 26 8:00am
Location Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre
Airport Rd - Garhoud - Dubai - UAE
Region EMEA

Brings together the top players in the banking and financial services industries for an in-depth look into the latest technologies and digital developments that are transforming the industry.

This event covers the biggest trends and disruptive technologies in banking on a greater scale than ever before - the two-day summit brings together industry experts and high-level executives from across the MENA banking industry for enlightening discussions, exclusive networking opportunities and the opportunity to hear from the biggest players in the industry.

• Strategizing for the Future of MENA Retail Banking Leadership
• Moving Beyond Digital Transformation to Build the Artificial Intelligence (AI) Bank of the Future
• Next Generation Core Banking Platforms
• Unlocking Asset Potential & Creating Business Value
• Using Conversational Banking to Transform Customer Experiences
• The Future of MENA Payments
• The MENA Open Banking Revolution
• Digital Wealth & Asset Management
• Combating New Age Financial Crime Vulnerabilities
• Fostering Digital Culture – Rethinking the Traditional Banking Business Model


2022 Speakers

Dr. Bernd van Linder
Chief Executive Officer, Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD)

Elissar Farah Antonios
Chief Executive Officer UAE - Head of MENA Cluster, Citi

Tuncay Tuncer
Group Executive Director, Online, Mobile & Head of Digital Banking, Standard Chartered Bank

Sanjay Khanna
Chief Information Officer, RAKBANK

Rashed AlOthman
Chief Information Officer, Riyad Bank

Jameel Khan
SVP – Digital & Innovation, Corporate & Investment Bank, Mashreq Bank

Sultan Altukhaim
Chief Information Security Officer, The Saudi Investment Bank (SAIB)

Maisa J Shunnar
Group Chief Digital Transformation, National Bank of Bahrain

Vikram Sandhu
Vice President - Digital, Emirates NBD

Przemysław Drzymała
EVP of Global Sales, EMEA, Financial Services Division, Comarch

Dave Aldred
Managing Director, Treasury & Trade Head - MENA, Pakistan & Turkey, Citi

Prasad Mopidevi
Chief Technology Officer, Commercial Bank of Dubai

Mohamed AlTajer
Chairman - Advisory Board, former Head of Marketing, The National Bank of Kuwait, CMO Council

Stefan Kimmel
Chief Operating Officer, Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD)

Parthasarathy P.
EVP - Group Chief Information Security Office, First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB)

Noman Rasheed
Head of Information Technology, Dubai Islamic Bank

Manal Meshal
Head of Marketing, Ahli United Bank

Ayman AlQudsi
Chief Information Officer, United Arab Bank

Kartik Taneja
Executive Vice President - Head of Payments, Mashreq Bank

Celal Kavuklu |Celal Kavuklu
Director, Customer Advisory - Middle East & Africa, SAS

Ali Othman
Head of Business Information Security Management, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank

Petr Klimes
Global Head of Marketing, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank

Vijay Jaswal
CTO - Middle East & Turkey, Software AG

Sumanta Roy
VP & Regional Head - MEA, Tata Consultancy Services

Olivier Crespin
CEO, Zand

Carlos Teixeira
Senior Industry Principal, Finastra

Jonathan Somers
Regional Director MEA, NetGuardians

Arvind Kalla
Business Head - Middle East, ValueFirst

Tharish Thahar
Business Development Manager – UAE & GCC, Comarch

Mufazzal Kajiji
Head of Mashreq Gold and Executive Vice President, Mashreq Bank

Andrew Foulds
Director of Global Clearings - EMEA Product Management, Fiserv

Gavin Payne
Head of FABRIC (Research & Innovation Center), First Abu Dhabi Bank

William Perry
Head of Financial Services, EMEA, Medallia

Jake Parsons
Financial Services Lead - GCC, ServiceNow

Bivin Babu
Senior Sales Engineer, Imperva

Manikandan Ramasamy
Digital Transformation Consultant - Banking, Comarch

Ernesto Schmitz
Banking Transformation Lead Financial Services, SAP

Benedikt Rieger
Partner, Pactum AG

Prashant Sahai
Vice President - MENA, Newgen Software

Dr. Bhaskar Dasgupta
Head of Markets, Digital, VC/FinTech, Abu Dhabi Global Market

Abboud Girgi Ghanem
Senior Vice President, EMEA, Incorta

Hussein Shafik Bahgat
Regional Chief Information Security Officer - MEA, Standard Chartered Bank

Aditya Baswan
Vice President - Head of Governance, Agile Transformation, First Abu Dhabi Bank

Omar Akkor
Senior Director, Head of Transformation & Innovation, Moody's Analytics

Syed Mohammad Ali Naqvi
Head of AI, Data & Analytics, Al Hilal Bank

Abhishek Saha
SVP - Head of Cards, Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

Shabil Basheer
Sales Engineer, ESET Middle East

Alok Gupta
Regional Head of Compliance Analytics, Global Risk Analytics, HSBC

Qasim Zuberi
Head of Digital Banking & Payments, United Arab Bank

Benazir Poonawala
SVP - Head of Marketing Retail Banking Group, Mashreq Bank

Sridhar K
Group Head of Operations, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank

Jagadeshwaran K.
Managing Director - Treasury & Trade Solutions, MENAPT, Transaction Services, Citi

Richie Santosdiaz
Economic Development Advisor, The Fintech Times & Fintech Power 50

Omar Faiz
Financial Services Lead - Middle East, Salesforce

Abdul Rehman Parkar
Head Data Management & Advance Analytics, Dubai Islamic Bank

Florian Akinbiyi
Master of Ceremony

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

• Comarch
• MDSap Tech
• Incorta
• Middle East Tata Consultancy Services
• ServiceNow
• Software AG
• Newgen
• Pactum AG
• Beta Information Technology
• Imperva
• Fiserv
• Salesforce
• NetGuardians
• Finastra
• Medallia Limited
• Eset
• ValueFirst
• Moody's Analytics UK Ltd
• Appello
• nCino
• Profile Software
• i-exceed
• Strands
• Qualitykiosk
• Clayfin
• Gupshup
• Khazna Data Center Limited
• Cedar Consulting
• Loylogic
• HID Corporation Limited
• Credeasy Technologies
• CIBC Capital Markets
• Tech Mahindra
• Innotech
• Synechron
• Banking Finance
• The Fintech Times
• Banking CIO Outlook
• Fintech Finance
• IBS Intelligence