Abu Dhabi - UAE
4th & 5th September 2024

Samee Zafar

Samee Zafar

Samee Zafar

Chief Executive Officer

Edgar, Dunn & Company

Samee is based in the London office. He has advised some of the largest financial services organisations globally on competitive strategy, operations and technology. His leads the firm’s Fintech & Advanced Payments Advisory Practice covering digital financial services, banking and payments, digital commerce, and new technologies including blockchain based systems and cryptocurrencies. He has also advised clients in developing markets on mobile money and on projects and initiatives directed at increasing financial inclusion. Additionally, Samee works with leading private equity companies as an advisor on M & A / IPO transactions. He regularly speaks at conferences and has authored several articles about Fintech and future of banking and has co-authored a book on digital payments. Previously he worked for Visa International and PwC in London and New York. Samee holds an MBA from the City University in London where he was a Commonwealth Scholar.