Speakers

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  • ENBANTEC 2021 Conference Speakers

    • Alfonso Ayuso - Banco Sabadell - Head of Regulation and Public Policy and Deputy General Manager

      Alfonso Ayuso - Banco Sabadell - Head of Regulation and Public Policy and Deputy General Manager

      Currently he is working as Head of Regulation and Public Policy at Banco Sabadell, formerly as Chief Innovation Officer. He has developed his professional career in several banking entities managing positions of responsibility in areas related to technology, financial markets, product development and relationship with clients, such as Treasury and Capital Markets, Private Banking or Research. He holds a degree in Aeronautical Engineer from the Polytechnic University of Madrid and an MBA from the IE Business School. Likewise, he is a very active member of Spanish sectorial working groups belonging to the Spanish Banking Association and acting as member of the board in several organizations like Alastria Blockchain Consortium, Redsys or Iberpay, among others.

    • Amit Malhotra - Commercial Bank of Dubai - General Manager, Personal Banking Group

      Amit Malhotra - Commercial Bank of Dubai - General Manager, Personal Banking Group

      Amit Malhotra joined Commercial Bank of Dubai in October 2017. Prior to joining CBD, Amit was the Senior Managing Director and Group Retail Banking Head at Al Hilal Bank in Abu Dhabi. Prior to moving to the UAE, he held senior retail and credit roles in Standard Chartered Bank in Singapore, Vietnam and India as well as similar roles in Citibank in Thailand and India. Amit holds a BCom (Hons) from Delhi University and a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management from the Institute of Management Technology, India. Amit is a trained Six Sigma Master Black Belt and he was a founding member of www.makemytrip.com, India’s largest online travel company with market cap of over $1.2 billion.

    • Ehab Mahmoud Hassoubah - Bank Al Bilad - Executive Vice President Retail Banking

      Ehab Mahmoud Hassoubah - Bank Al Bilad - Executive Vice President Retail Banking

      Ehab Hassoubah has over than 20 years of experience in Banking, with broad experience in Commercial, Retail, and Investment Banking Operations, business development, change management, strategic planning, and process and people management. Ehab is currently looking after the Retail business of Bank Al Bilad, leading the various business lines of Consumer lending, Auto lease, Mortgage, Credit and Pre-paid Cards, Debit Cards, Channels management (including ATMs, POSs, and Call Center), Private Banking and Wealth Management, E-Commerce, in addition to managing the 6th largest network of physical branches in KSA with over than 140 branches.

    • Margus Simson - Komercni Banka - Chief Digital Officer, Member of the Board

      Margus Simson - Komercni Banka - Chief Digital Officer, Member of the Board

      Studied in Tallinn University of Technology in Estonia in the field of economics. From 2000 to 2006, he worked as the director of the web environment department at SEB Bank. From 2006 to 2009, he served as Director of Electronic Channels at Swedbank. From 2009 to 2013, he held various positions in the field of information technology within Eesti Energia, which is the largest producer and supplier of energy in Estonia. From 2009 to 2017, he worked as an expert in digital strategy and CEO at Ziraff, consultancy company with the widest experience in digital services in Estonia. From 2017 to 2019, he held the position of CDO at Luminor Bank. Since January 2019, he was elected by the Supervisory Board as a member of the Board of Directors of Komerční Banka, Chief Digital Officer with responsibility for managing the technology areas and digitalization in the bank.

    • Robert Wright - Raiffeisen Bank Kosovo - CEO

      Robert Wright - Raiffeisen Bank Kosovo - CEO

      Robert has over 35 years of banking experience of which 20 years have been in international banking. For the last 11 years Robert has been Chief Executive Officer of Raiffeisen Bank in Kosovo and for 6 years prior to this he was Retail Board Member for Raiffeisen Bank Albania. Before that he worked for a Bank in Saudi Arabia as General Manager for Business Development. Robert’s expertise and experience is in areas such as change management, employee engagement and creating customer focused cultures. He regularly presents at international banking conferences and has been chairman of the Kosovo Banking Association for many years. Robert’s interests include long distance running, travel and the renovation of a 200 year old house in France.

    • Sonny Zulu - UAE Standard Chartered Bank - Managing Director, Retail Banking

      Sonny Zulu - UAE Standard Chartered Bank - Managing Director, Retail Banking

      Sonny is the Head and Managing Director of Retail Banking business at Standard Chartered Bank, UAE. He is responsible for driving Wealth Management, Retail Products, Distribution/Branch Banking across Priority, Premium, Personal and Islamic segments. Prior to this role he was the Regional Head of Strategic Transformation, Alliance and Performance Management for Africa and the Middle East at Standard Chartered Bank. Before relocating to Dubai, Sonny was the Head of Retail Banking for Standard Chartered Bank Zambia and Southern Africa. He took up senior leadership responsibilities at a very young age and he has held a number of senior executive roles in the Bank which include; Head of Retail Clients, General Manager for Distribution for Zambia and Southern Africa and Head of Corporate Affairs. As an entrepreneur, Sonny is a joint owner of Air Mafuta Aviation services. He founded this company in 2009 together with two other Directors. The company supplies aviation fuel to both local and international clients. Sonny holds an MBA from Manchester Business School and he has a degree in Metallurgy and Mineral Processing from the University of Zambia. He is married to Ngosa and he has three sons – Joshua, Josiah and Joel. Outside the work arena, Sonny enjoys travelling, astronomy, natural history and following latest natural and science discoveries.

    • Tamas Fodor - Sberbank Hungary - Member of the Board, Retail Banking

      Tamas Fodor - Sberbank Hungary - Member of the Board, Retail Banking

      Tamas Fodor is a member of the Board of Directors of Sberbank Hungary since August 2014, responsible for Retail Banking. He joined Sberbank in 2013, and his name is associated with Sberbank Europe’s most successful regional retail sales project, Sales Force Effectiveness. The experienced banking specialist worked for GE Consumer Finance for 15 years in various senior leader positions in Hungary and in Australia. He studied at the Budapest University of Economics (Corvinus) and he is the father of two children.

    • Ali Alomran - Arab National Bank - CIO

      Ali Alomran - Arab National Bank - CIO

      Ali Alomran is a recognized technology and banking executive with over 25 years of progressive achievements in banking, investment, and financial technology. He is the CIO for Arab National Bank and its subsidiaries. Ali is regular speaker and advisor in regional finance and technology events.

    • Kadir Mustafa Ozturk - Intertech (A Subsidiary of DenizBank) - Executive Vice President, Software Infrastructure

      Kadir Mustafa Ozturk - Intertech (A Subsidiary of DenizBank) - Executive Vice President, Software Infrastructure