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Dubai World Trade Centre
Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Zayed Rd - Trade CentreTrade Centre 2 - Dubai - UAE

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Event Date Wed Sep 29 +04
In your timezone (EDT): Wed Sep 29 12:00am
Location Dubai World Trade Centre
Sheikh Zayed Rd - Trade CentreTrade Centre 2 - Dubai - UAE
Region EMEA
Details

The Seamless Awards are the leading awards for the payments, fintech, retail and e-commerce industry.

Our mission is to identify and reward those companies and individuals who have demonstrated an unparalleled ability to succeed, continually set standards of excellence and who will be the future stars of the industry.

Speakers

2021 Speakers

SPEAKERS:

Mahmoud Fawzy Abdel Ghany Yassin
Head of Global Transaction Banking, Commercial International Bank

Mohamed Abdel Hamid Abdel-razek
Chief Information Officer - Africa, Middle East & Islamic Banking, Standard Chartered Bank

Sadeq Abdulrasool
Chief Digital Officer, Homiez.me

Ahmad Abu Eideh
Chief Executive Officer, United Arab Bank

Khaled Adawi
Vice President, Elite Brands

Mohsen Ahmad Al Awadhi
Chief Executive Officer Logistics District, Dubai South

Abhijit Akerkar
Independent Non-executive Director, Tbc Bank Group Plc

Ammar Akhtar
Founder and CEO, Finalrentals.com

Flo Akinbiyi
Master of Ceremonies, Akinbiyi Group

Layal Akouri
CEO, the Giving Movement

Ahmed Al Brahim
Chief Commercial and Customer Officer, Flyadeal

Laila Al Hadhrami
Member of National Project of Artificial Intelligence & Advanced Technologies, Ministry of Transformation, Communication and It MTCIT

Sultan Al Hamidi
Executive Vice President, Social Development Bank

Ali Al Jabri
Manager Payments Systems Department, Central Bank of Oman

Khaled Al Kayed
Chief Executive Officer, Bank Nizwa

Hussain Al Lawati
Acting Chief Corporate Banking, Bankdhofar

Bassel Al Nahlaoui
Managing Director - Mobility, Careem

Ebraheem Al Samadi
CEO, Forever Rose

Areije Al Shakar
Senior Vice President and Head of Development, Bahrain Development Bank

Abdullah Al Tuwaijri
Chief Executive Officer - Private, Consumer & Digital Banking, Bank Boubyan

Aiedh Al Zahrani
Chief Operating Officer, Arab National Bank

Yahya Salim Alazri
Director of National Digital Certification Centre, Ministry of Technology & Communication

Hamad Al-fouzan
Assistant General Manager - Head of Innovation & Partnerships, Boubyan Bank

Hamad Alhajri
CEO, Snoonu

Mohammed Shael Alsaadi
Chief Executive Officer - Corporate Strategic Affairs Sector, Dubai Economy

Ziad Alshobaki
Digital & Fintech Guru, Independent

Fahad Altwaijri
Head of Retail Banking Technology, Saudi British Bank

Tomas Antolik
Director of Sales - Emea, Innovatrics S.R.O.

Fares Antoun
Head of Cards, Bank of Beirut

Hasan Askari
Programs Director & Advisor, Qatar Fintech

Furqan Athar
Managing Director, Spret Retail

Shahd Attar
Information & Communication Technology, Ministry of Investment

George Azar
CEO, Hicart

Sanjay Babur
Founder & Chief Bestie, Bestinsurance.ae

Shar Bano
General Manager and Head of Digital Customer Experience, Habib Bank Ltd

Ramy Barakat
Store Director, Saint Laurent (Ysl) - Kering Group

Tarek Barakat
Marketing Director, Beside Group

Paolo Barbesino
Senior Vice President and Head of Multichannel Banking, Emirates NBD

Marcello Baricordi
President-financial Institution, Fintechs and Payments Partnerships, Network International LLC

Sajeel Bashiruddin
Chief Information Officer, Sohar International

Sameh Behairy
Digital Innovation Manager, Banque Misr

Souad Benkredda
Global Head - Strategic Investor Group, Standard Chartered Bank

Sayra Berirmen
Digital Innovation Director, Reem Mall

Kartik Bhatt
Retail Head of Operations, Marketing and Retail Planning, Adventure HQ

Frederik Bisbjerg
Director, Digitalization & Innovation, National Health Insurance Company - Daman

Louise Blake
Vice President of Data, Seera Group

Dunia Bounader
Founder & Strategist, Arts & the City FZE

Katharine Budd
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Now Money

Marius Caviola
CEO, Tradeling

Fadi Chalouhi
Group General Manager Retail Banking, Kuwait Finance House

John Chaplin
Chairman, Global Processing Services & Payments Innovation Jury

Thomas Cherian
Executive Vice President - Head of Retail Banking Technology, Mashreq Bank

Piyush Chowhan
Group Chief Information Officer, Lulu International

Omar Christidis
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Arabnet

Malek Costa
Assistant General Manager - Group Compliance, Blom Bank

Stefano Crotti
Head of Logistics, Nestle

Lezgin Daghan
Commercial Director - Retail Hair, Wella

Malek Dardour
Cluster Head of GCC, Henkel

Bijna Kotak Dasani
MBE, FRSA, Executive Director, Morgan Stanely

Mark Rennie Davis
Chief Advisor and Founder, Advistic Consulting and Solutions

Frederic De Melker
Managing Director Personal Banking, Rakbank

Murat Demirkol
Board Member, Nebim Software

Bart Denolf
Adviser to the Board, Sacoor Brothers

Pierre-marie Desbazeille
VP Digital/customer Experience, Al Futtaim Group

Gaurav Dhar
Chief Executive Officer, Marshal Fintech Partners

Sahil Dhingra
General Manager, Nownow by Noon

Pam Dixon
Founder and Executive Director, World Privacy Forum

Long Do
Chief Executive Officer, Vietnam Blockchain Corporation

Nena Dokuzov
Head of Project Group for New Economy & Blockchain Technology, Ministry of Economic Development & Technology

Timothy Earnest
Group Director/CEO, Al-Futtaim Malls

Florence Eid-oakden
Chief Economist and CEO, Arabia Monitor

Karim El Alaili
Director of E-commerce, Noha Nabil Beaty

Seham El Behissy
General Manager Digital & Connected Cars, Renault Middle East

Dr. Nihal El Daly
Managing Director, Axellerus Consultants

Ihsan Elgin
Co-founder, Fintech Istanbul

Hary Elias
Academic Director, Temasek Independent School

Craig Fernandes
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Lock&Stock

Neelima Fernandes
Chief Risk Officer, Deutsche Bank

Latifa Fouz
Senior Marketing Manager, Reem Mall

Pawan Gadia
Chief Executive Officer - Retail and Online, Ferns N Petals

Rohit Garg
Executive Vice President and Head Business Banking, Emirates NBD

Joseph George
Head of Information Systems and Technology, National Bank of Fujairah

Ricky Gill
Supply Chain Optimization Manager, Spinneys

Vassilis Gkatzelis
Managing Director (Egypt & Levant), Philip Morris International

Maia Gorgiladze
Deputy Chief Digital Officer, Bank of Georgia

Daniel Gould
Corporate Digital Bank Co-founder, Independent

Donal Greene
CXO for Digital Onboarding, Innovatrics

Aleksi Grym
Head of Digitalization, Bank of Finland

Kunal Gupta
Director - Supply Chain, Bateel International

Neeraj Gupta
Chief Executive Officer, Policybazaar.com

Toon Gyssels
Chief Operations Officer, Talabat

Sayed Habib
Head of Ecommerce, Danube Home

Raed Hafez
CEO, Elgrocer

Hasan Haider
Managing Partner, +VC

Jad Halaoui
Co Founder and Chief Operating Officer, Washmen

Sebastian Hamilton
Head of Public Affairs, Revolut

Souha Hasan
Marekting Director, Shiseido Group, Shiseido & Drunk Elephant

Utku Hasdemir
Head of Ebusiness, Nestlé Turkey

Sally Haydon
VP Digital Experienceq, Du

Vilhelm Hedberg
Founder, Ekar

Vanessa Hinton
General Manager Marketing, Nakheel Malls

Mamoun Hmedan
Managing Director of Mena and India, Wego

Shafika Houcine
Digital Channels Director, Etisalat

Shafique Ibrahim
Chief Digital Information Officer, Al Fardan Group

Ali Imran
Head of Transaction Banking & Digital Services, Commercial Bank of Dubai

Motasim Hasan Iqbal
Regional Head - Transaction Banking Sales Mena, Standard Chartered Bank

Ahmed Issa
Chief Executive Officer - Retail Banking, Commercial International Bank

Siddhaarth Iyer
Head of Digital, AXA

Azzam Jarad
Chief Technology Officer, Sporter.com

Devid Jegerson
Head of Customer Experience and Platform Development, National Bank of Fujairah

Martin Johansson
Deputy Director for Payments, Sveriges Riksbank

Ebru Jouzy
Regional Head of Global Risk Analytics, HSBC

Ekta Kamran
General Manager, Apparel Group

Rajkumar Kanagasingam
President, Fintech Association of Sri Lanka

Aleksandr Karapetyan
Sales and Operations Manager, Apparel Group

Abe Karar
Digital Transformation Advisor, Fintech Galaxy

Natalija Karavajeva
CRM Manager, Kamal Osman Jamjoom Group L.L.C.

Andrew Key
President – Merchants and Governments, Network International LLC

Leena Khalil
Cco/co-founder, Mumzworld.com

Hani Khalil
Head of Echannels, Qatar National Bank

Muhammad Umar Khan
Senior Digital Strategist, Nakheel Malls

Mahmood Khan
Regional Director - Mea, Chopard Parfums - Mea

Masood Khan
General Manager, Yap

Sanjay Khanna
Chief Information Officer, Rakbank

Abeer Khedr
Director of Information Security, National Bank of Egypt

Zaid Kidwai
Chief Executive Officer, Borrow Blob

Johnny Kollin
Founder & Managing Director, Varri Consultancy

Nalini Kothari
Strategy Lead - Data & Business Intelligence, Emaar Properties PJSC

Mohammed Tarik Koubaa
Head of Technology Business Management, Quality & Services, Emirates NBD

Amy Kroviak
Founder, Open51

Apoorva Kumar
Group Senior Vice President Logistics, Jumia Group

Raman Kumar
Head of Operation Excellence, Noon

Warren Larey
Chief Marketing Officer, Dubaipetfood.com

Renata Liuzzi
CEO, Axis Partners

Maxim Lyadvinsky
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Bloomio

Ross Maclean
Group Chief Executive Officer, the Collective

Vineet Madan
Head of Retail Banking & Deputy Regional Manager, Banque Misr

Sander Maertens
Head of Middle East, Adyen

Amit Malhotra
Personal Banking Group General Manager, Standard Chartered Bank

Hamad Malik
Chief Marketing Officer, Starz Play

Harry Margaritis
Group Chief Information Officer, Piraeus Bank

Steph Mcgrath
Strategic Communications Advisor, CIOG

Neha Mehta
CEO & Founder, Femtech Partners

Paul Melotto
Chief Executive Officer, Alraedah Finance

Kalana Meneripitiya
Chief Executive Officer, Fipbox

Hisham Mohamed Aly
Chief Information Security Officer, Emirates NBD

Cyril Mohapatra
Head - Direct Banking, Bank Sohar

Krishna Moorthy
Head - Logistics, Pan Emirates Home Furnishings

Marwan Moukarzel
Chief Executive Officer, Fawaz Al Hokair Retail Group

Vibhor Mundhada
SVP: Head of Merchant Acquiring Business, Strategic Alliances, Digital Payments and Wallets, Mashreqbank P.S.C.

Salah Mustafa
Vice President Digital Marketing, Wego

Khaled Nabhan
Head of Customer Experience, Bank Audi

Michael Natusch
Global Head of Ai, Prudential Mortgage Capital Company

Roxana Nicolescu
Brand Marketing Director, Wego

Richard Nicoll
Chief Commerce Officer & Managing Director, Liquid Media and Marketing

Grant Niven
Head of Group Digital, Banque Saudi Fransi

Joseph Noujaim
Executive Director - Digital Transformation, Fine Hygienic Holding

Farshad Nowshadi
Vice President Estrategy, Saman Bank Corp

Oliver Obitayo
CSO, Idnow Gmbh

Othmane Oubrahim
Head of Brand Marketing, Vivo

Erdal Ozkaya
Head of Information & Cyber Security, Standard Chartered Bank

Rajesh Pai
Associate Director, Manipal Academy of Higher Education Dubai Campus

Ashish Panjabi
Chief Operating Officer, Jacky's Retail LLC

Amit Patel
Head Digital Marketing and Ecommerce, Dabur International

Francisco Pellegrini
CEO, Yalla Baby Box

Hetal Popat
Open Banking Director, HSBC

Junaid Ali Qureshi
Chief Technology Officer, Dubaipetfood.com

Abhishek Ranjan
Chief Technology Officer, CSC E-governance Services, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology

Neeraj Rathi
Head of Asset Products, Bank Nizwa

Ratnakumar Ratnakaran
Deputy Chief Compliance Officer, Bank of Baroda

Jonathan Rawling
Chief Financial Officer, Yallacompare

Lamia Riabi
Head Trade Finance Import Department, Attijaribank Tunisia

Nada Rizkallah
Deputy General Manager - Head of Risk Management & Strategy, Credit Libanais Sal

Guilherme Rodrigues
AVP Customer Experience and Design Lead, First Abu Dhabi Bank (Fab)

Mohamed Roushdy
Founder, Fintech Bazaar

Ahmed Saab
Chief Brand Officer, Ikea KSA & Bahrain

Hani Saif
CIO, Extra Electronic Stores

Adel Sajan
Director, Danube

Mohammad Sajjad
Vice President E-commerce and Digital, Azadea Group

Nadine Samra
Chief Business Officer, Zee Entertainment

Richie Santosdiaz
Economic Development Advisor - Head of Mea, the Fintech Times

Vikas Sethi
Chief Digital Officer, Gulf International Bank B.S.C.

Jad Sfeir
COO, Thegoodlife.

Mahaveer Shah
CMO, Feitian

Mahaveer Shah
Chief Marketing Officer, Feitian Technologies Co., Ltd

Mihin Shah
Chief Supply Chain Officer, Landmark Group

Baber Shaikh
Vice President of Engineering, Mobility, Careem

Arun Sharma
Director, Dbt Mission, Cabinet Secretariat, Government of India

Dinesh Sharma
Managing Director and CEO Consumer Bank – Middle East, Citibank

Deepak Sharma
President & Chief Digital Officer, Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited

Darshan Shetty
Project Lead, Upn/engagedxb, Specialist, Corporate Strategic Affairs, Dubai Department of Economic Development

Shailen Shukla
Chief Logistics Officer, Mohamed Hareb Al Otaiba Group

Faisal Sibai
Senior Vice President and Head of Information Security, Publc Investment Fund

Pooja Singh
International Relations and Organizations Specialist, Securities & Commodities Authority

Neha Singh
CEO, Obsess

Mirna Sleiman
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Fintech Galaxy

Phillip Smith
Group Digital Director, Kamal Osman Jamjoom Group L.L.C.

Srivatsan Sridhar
Director of Transformation, Aster DM Healthcare

Shriram Srinivasan
Programme Manager - Digital Transformation, Landmark Group

Narayanan Srinivasan
Group Chief Operating Officer and Chief Digital |officer, Dukhan Bank

Miljan Stamenkovic
General Manager Mena, Mambu

Stephen Stanton
Chief Business Officer - Parcels and Express, Emirates Post Dubai

Sridhar Subbaraman
Founder and Owner, Oasis Insurance Group

Shahid Sumar
Chief Information Officer, Al Baraka Banking Group

Sridhar Sundararajan Iyer
Head of Mashreq Neo, Mashreq Bank

Shyam Sunder
Marketing & Communications, Consultant

Alexander Suski
Associate Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Millennium & Copthorne Hotels

Moza Suwaidan
Director of Strategy and Innovation, Smart Dubai

Talal Tabbaa
Co Founder and Chief Operating Officer, Jibrel Network

Loai Taha
Director of Commerce, Tavola

Kartik Taneja
Head of Payments, Retail Banking Group, Mashreq

Peter Tavener
Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, Beehive UAE

Marc Taverner
Chief Executive Director, Inatba - International Association for Trusted Blockchain Applications

Mark Tesseyman
Chief Executive Officer, Liwa Trading Enterprises LLC

Jane Thomason
Technology Social Impact Thought Leader, British Blockchain and Frontier Technologies Association

Vishal Tikyani
Director Cash Product Management Mena, Standard Chartered Bank

Konstantinos Tsanis
Digital Transformation Expert, IFC

Elias Tsikhlakis
Chief Operating Officer, Eyewa

John Tsioris
Chief Executive Officer, Instashop

Bernd Van Linder
Chief Executive Officer, Commercial Bank of Dubai

Ronnie Varghese
Vice President - Digital Product, Seera Group

Dharmin Ved
Chief Executive Officer, Apparel Group

Reena Vivek
Senior Executive Officer, Zurich

Hassan Waqar
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Moneemint

Alexandar Williams
Director- Future Economy & Corporate Affairs Sector, Dubai Department of Economic Development

Javed Yousuf Edhi
Chief Information Officer & Group Head - Technology & Digital Innovation, Silkbank Limited

Mustafa Zafarullah
Senior Vice President and Head of Digital Banking, Sohar International

Rami Zahran
Chief Marketing Officer, Saudi German Health, KSA

Emily Zhou
Vice President of Global Liquidity and Cash Management, HSBC Bank Middle East Limited