Meet Our Judges

Khalid Dannish

Chief Executive Officer

Bahrain FinTech Bay

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Virtual Challenge

Zoe Karali

Head of Conduct Financial Crime & Compliance

Standard Chartered

Bahrain & Middle East (ex-UAE)

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Virtual Challenge

Deena Alhilli

Head of Legal

Standard Chartered Bahrain

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Virtual Challenge

Ameena AlHaddad

Head of Equal Opportunity Unit / Legislature and Civil Society Department

Supreme Council for Women

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Virtual Challenge

Meet Our Mentors

Virtual Challenge

8-week Incubation Period

Abdulwahab AlZankawi

Co-Founder, His Essentials

Former CEO & Co-Founder, SWAP

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Mentor

How to pitch 101

Ameena Bucheeri

CEO

Telp

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Guest Speaker

Pivoting during COVID-19 - A quick fireside chat to understand and learn how Telp had to pivot during the COVID-19 crisis.

Ayesha Abduljalil

Data Analyst

Currently enrolled at University of London to receive a degree in Data Science

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Mentor

Design for non-designer 101

Fahd Sakrani

Director

Stratum Bahrain

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Mentor

Business model canvas - How to structure your idea

Shaikha Tareef

Chief Financial Officer

Standard Chartered Bank

Bahrain & GCC

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Mentor

How to build your financial model 101

Norliza Kassim

Head of Personal Segment & Digital Marketing

Standard Chartered Bank, Singapore

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Mentor

Digital marketing & client acquisition

Suzy Al Zeerah

Head of Comms & Events

Bahrain FinTech Bay

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Facilitator

#SCWomenInTech

Virtual Challenge

Bader Sater

Head of BD & Accelerator Programs

Bahrain FinTech Bay

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Facilitator

#SCWomenInTech

Virtual Challenge

Ashish Kumar

Head of Commercial Banking Bahrain

Standard Chartered Bank Bahrain

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Mentor

Week 1 - Business Modelling

Fatema Ebrahim

CEO & Co-Founder, Andra Public Relations

Board Member and the Public Relations Director, WIFBH

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Mentor

Week 2 - Female Founders in Women in FinTech Bahrain

Shanthini Raja

Founder, Chairperson & CEO, Rsquare Technologies

Committee Member, WIFBH

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Mentor

Week 2 - Female Founders in Women in FinTech Bahrain

Sandra Knight

Co-Founder, Hayatech

Committee Member, WIFBH

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Mentor

Week 2 - Female Founders in Women in FinTech Bahrain

Karla Solano

Regional Merchant Marketing Manager

American Express Bahrain

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Mentor

Week 2 - Building your Marketing Strategy

Kareem Mazhar

UX & Product Mentor

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Mentor

Week 4 - UX: Design Thinking

Moyez Kassam

Principal, Transformational Change, Growth Alliance

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Mentor

Week 5 - Innovation and Culture

Hamad Al Fahad

CEO, Ascentech

Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Wowcall

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Mentor

Week 8 - Fundraising and Investment