Omar Christidis | Founder And Chief Executive Officer

Omar Christidis, Founder And Chief Executive Officer, Arabnet

Omar Christidis is the Founder & CEO of ArabNet which produces leading events, insights and innovation programs focused on tech business and innovation in the MENA region. Before founding ArabNet, Omar worked in private wealth management at a family office in New York on a small team managing $1B in diverse assets.

Prior to that, he was a Consultant at Booz & Co. in the MENA, and worked on varied projects across industries, including energy, technology / media, and public sector. He holds a BA and MBA from Yale University and is the Co-Founder of the Yale Arab Alumni Association.


Seamless ME 2019 day 1 @ 15:00

PANEL Planet of the APIs: reshaping the future of payments

  • Distributing digitally innovative services for customers
  • Encouraging partnerships through open APIs
  • Collaborating with fintechs to promote customised apps
  • Overcoming regulatory and cybersecurity concerns with open APIs
  • APIs becoming mandatory? PSD2 in Europe
  • Enabling mega-wallet functionality owned by the many, not the few
last published: 15/Apr/19 13:15 GMT

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