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UK Turkey Islamic FinTech Forum


The UK Turkey Islamic FinTech Forum will showcase a range of FinTech businesses which support Islamic Finance solutions.It will also provide an opportunity to network with FinTech entrepreneurs, Islamic Finance practitioners and members of Istanbul’s business, financial and technology community.

09:30 Arrivals
10:00 Welcome
-Nicholas Cannon, Head of Prosperity and Economy Section, British Consulate Istanbu
10:05 Introduction
-Wayne Evans, Advisor, International Strategy, TheCityUK
10:10 Keynote address
-Recep Bildik, Director of Private Markets, Borsa Istanbul
10:20 Panel discussion on funding and finance for Islamic FinTechs and Q&A
-Wayne Evans, Advisor, International Strategy, TheCityUK (chair)
-Harris Irfan, Chairman, UK Islamic FinTech Panel
-Lawrence Oliver, Director, DDCAP
-Elçin Karatay, Managing Partner, Solak and Partners
-Lawrence Wintermeyer, Co-Founder Elipses and Global Digital Finance
11:00 Presentations by Islamic FinTechs
-Lawrence Oliver, Director, DDCAP
-Ciaran McCale, Head of Communications, Arabesque
-Harris Irfan, Founder, Ie5
-Abdul Basit, Co-founder, Elipses
-Zeeshan Uppal, Co-Founder, Yielders
12:00 Networking and refreshments
13:00 Close

Full address

British Consulate, Istanbul, Turkey