Faiz is Director of Investments at Emirates Investment Authority, the SWF for United Arab Emirates. Faiz is also responsible for Turnaround & Digital Transformation of a number of complex strategic holdings of the government of UAE and is a Chartered Accountant.
Chadi founded VII Ventures in 2020 following a number of successful start-up ventures in the technology and innovation space. A Lebanese national, Chadi co-founded Integrated Technology Services (ITSeL) in 2011. He holds an Engineering Degree and Executive MBA from ESCP Business School in Paris.
Over his career of 25 years in clinical oncology and pharmaceuticals, Dr. Jetham has served as Advisor and member of various Senior Leadership Teams and Governance Committees in Medical organisations & within Pharma, including GSK, MSD and J&J.
Furkan is a well known global investment banker who has deep experience in more than 10 countries. He is currently Group CFO at one of the largest steel firms in Turkey and independent directors of 2 different banks in Kazakhstan and Albania.
Over 25 years experience serving the financial services and broader industry sector, Aidil Salleh is now the MD and Founder of Jana Kapital – a fintech startup & pioneer in online Islamic crowdfunding platform in Brunei.
Salman has been leading early-stage startup investing, corporate venturing, and consulting on strategy and transactions. He is an advocate of impact investing and ecosystem growth, and an avid mentor for several technology-driven startups, guiding innovators emerging from universities and corporates on their entrepreneurial journey.