Co-Founder of New World Group, where he grew the company to over $2.5 billion in assets under management with offices in London and Kuala Lumpur. He began his career in commodities trading at Credit Suisse before moving into private equity and venture capital where he worked with many of the world’s leading technology companies, sovereign wealth funds and family offices.
Former M&A Lawyer at Clifford Chance and Legal Counsel at Dubai World. At Clifford Chance, Fizel was involved in some of the world’s largest transactions across banking and finance, sovereign wealth and cross-border investments. He completed his education at the University of Oxford.
Nizam Uddin OBE
Board Trustee at SOAS University of London and the Robert F. Kenney Human Rights Centre in London. Yale 2019 Greenberg World Fellow, Trustee at the Aspen Institute and former Senior Head of Mosaic and Community Integration at The Prince’s Trust.
Former Fund Administrator at the Sir James Dyson family office and Agentur Valle. Former Operations Analyst at The Capital Partnership where she supported large family offices and institutional investors.
Spent 15 years in both Barclaycard and Visa before becoming employee number 5 at 10x Future Technologies, where he was handpicked by former Barclays CEO Antony Jenkins to build out the company’s cloud native banking platform.
COO at New World Group, Executive Committee Member and Finance Committee Chair at City Racing and Board Member at Islamic Markets. Former Advisory & Corporate Strategy at BlackRock and Global Capital Markets – FIG at Nomura and Merill Lynch.
Trustee at the Algbra Foundation, Founder of Ramadan Lights UK and former Project Manager at BGC Partners and McGraw-Hill Education. Aisha leads on all matters relating to Community at Algbra.
Ramsey supports the Algbra team on all matters related to corporate development, working closely with the founders and executive team across functions. He is a TEDx speaker, social entrepreneur and UCL Law graduate with experience across the legal sector.
Built 7 digital banks across the US and EMEA, including Mettle, Milli-bank, Odeabank, HSBC Turkey and Banque Saudi Fransi. Former Technical Lead at 11:FS, Chief Software Engineer at EngineF, Senior Mobile App Architect at 10x Future Technologies.
Head of Product Experience at YAP, Managing Director at The Experience Agency and former Managing Partner at In2 Consulting. She has extensive experience in user experience design and strategy across Canada and the Middle East.
Former Lead Frontend Developer at HSBC, RBS and Arcadia Group. Former Senior Software Engineer at 11:FS. He holds an MSc in Software and Security Systems from the University of Oxford and a BSc in Computer Science from the University of Pretoria.
Former Digital Designer at Waste Creative, Alafortanfoni and MagiClick Digital. 12+ years’ experience working with the likes of Diesel, HSBC, L’Oreal, Unilever and Volkswagen.
Former DevOps Engineer at Worldpay and former Platform Engineer at 11:FS, Velocix and Cambridge University Press. An experienced Solutions Architect with experience building large infrastructures from scratch using Kubernetes.
Former Marketing Executive at 3S POS and PR & Events Executive at the Arab British Business Association. Abir supports on all matters related to marketing and community at Algbra.
Former Mobile Engineer at 11:FS where he was involved in the built out of multiple digital banking propositions. 10 years’ experience in professional app development working with native iOS Apps using Swift & Objective-C and Android Apps with Java & Kotlin.
Former Design Lead at Spark Works, Senior Graphic Designer at Imagination Technologies, Clinton Cards, Manchester United and Tesco. Over 10 years’ experience in design working with some of the world’s leading brands.
Co-Founder & CEO at New World Group, Board Member at The Valesco Group, City Racing and Islamic Markets and Advisory Board Member at Luxury Promise. Former BGC Partners and State Street Global Advisors.
Lord Philip Hammond
British Politician and life peer who served as Chancellor of the Exchequer from 2016-2019, Foreign Secretary from 2014-2016 and Defense Secretary from 2011-2014 and Board Advisor at OakNorth Bank.
Former CEO of Visa Europe, Ingenico Group and GE Money. Led Ingenico Group through its $8.6bn merger with Worldline and sat on the executive committee of Visa Inc. Global.
Executive Director at Razer, Director at Berjaya Corporation Berhad Credit, Director at Berjaya Retail, Director at 7-Eleven Malaysia and Chairman and Managing Director at New World Group Malaysia.
Chairman at Ocado Group and Advisory Partner at Moelis & Company. Former Chairman at Mastercard (2006-2021), Centrica (2014-2019), Network Rail (2009-2012) and former CEO at Invensys (2001-2005).
Co-Founder and COO of Onfido, the market-leading digital authentication platform for financial services, which has raised over $200 million. Deputy Chair of Tech Nation’s Fintech Delivery Panel.
Alastair Lukies CBE
Founder and CEO of Pollinate international, Member of the Prime Minister’s Business Council, FinTech Alliance, Co-Founder of Motive Partners and Former Prime Minister’s Business Ambassador for Fintech.
World Renowned Sharia Finance Scholar, Group CEO at SHAPE Knowledge Services, Visiting Fellow at the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies and Advisory Committee Chairman at Sterling Bank plc.
Co-Founder of Acorns, a micro-investing and robo-investing platform in the United States with over 8 million users and $3 billion in assets under management.
Co-Founder & COO at LaunchGood, raising over $200 million for charitable projects impacting over 120 countries. Inc. Magazine’s top 100 Female Founders for 2020.
Sir Michael Lockett
Founder of LIVE, spearheading campaigns for the London 2012 Olympics and 1992-2007 General Election Campaigns. Chairman of Audley, Co-Chair of HM the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Pageant.
Salaam Al Shaksy
CEO of Alizz Islamic Bank, Board Member of Oman Banks Association, Chairman of Oman Growth fund, and member of Oman’s Vision 2040 Economic Committee and former CEO Dubai Banking Group.
Chief Commercial Officer of CallSign, former Chief Strategy Officer of OakNorth Bank (Europe’s fastest growing fintech) and former BGC, Barclays Investment Bank and Accenture.
Founder of Japaninvest Group plc, which was listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Non-Executive Director at Haitong International Securities Group and Trustee at the British Exploring Society.
Senior Managing Director and Head of Credit & Sukuk Advisory at R.J. Fleming & Co., Founder of Acreditus. Former Global Head of Islamic Finance at Moody’s Investors Service.
Serial entrepreneur and innovator, Co-Founder and CEO of multiple DeFi platforms built on the blockchain, including Fetch.AI and Mettalex. Founding investor in DeepMind (acquired by Google).
Shabir Randeree CBE
Chairman of the DCD Group, Founding Investor in the Islamic Bank of Britain, Former Chairman of EIIB Bank plc, Board Member of the Prince’s Trust and Chair of the Woolf Institute.