Fiaz Mansha is EVP and Head of IT at Gatehouse Bank, an Islamic bank regulated and based in London. He has over 20 years of experience in the IT and Finance industry, championing the strategic importance and value that technology can bring to organisations at the highest level, and delivering innovative solutions to the financial sector. He has previously worked at an award winning stock broker firm, where he was the Chief Information Officer. Among many other achievements he developed and managed one of the most successful and leading online trading platforms in the UK. His extensive career in the industry has also seen him work as a Principal Consultant, leading various technical and development teams and projects at a software house, a specialist in trading software. In this organisation he managed the development and implementation of trading systems with some of the leading global stockbrokers, such as Barclays, Edward Jones, Charles Schwab and Fidelity. Fiaz has an Executive MBA from Cass Business School, taken at the Dubai International Financial Centre, specialising in Islamic Finance. He also holds an MSc in Business Systems from City University, London and BEng in Electronic Systems. He is also on the exam and development panel of Islamic Finance Qualification (IFQ), organised by the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment”