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Nadeem Shaikh, Profile of former Anthemis CEO and Financial Wellness campaigner

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About

Nadeem Shaikh is a financial futurologist who is mapping the next fifty years of financial services and technology. He is a passionate about the need for brining Financial Wellness in the heart of the debate about the future of finance. Nadeem is a corporate executive-turned-entrepreneur-turned campaigner with over 20 years of experience in the financial services and information technology sectors. He has held a number of strategic, senior roles in a wide range of businesses. 
At First Data Corporation (2005-2010), a global technology and payments processing leader, he served as the Head of Financial Institutions, International overseeing businesses in over 50 international markets and previously as the President for First Data’s Europe, Middle East and Africa division.  From 1989-2004, he held various senior management positions at American Management Systems. 
He was a founder and managing director at Anthemis Group (2010-18). Anthemis Group is a dynamic growth company focused on re-inventing financial services through technology for the 21st century. The company advises, transforms and invests in businesses that are building better ways to design, produce, consume and distribute financial services in the information economy.
Nadeem graduated Phi Beta Kappa from University of New York at Albany and holds a MBA from London Business School.
Specialties: Financial Services, International Management Experience, Information Technology, Outsourcing, Strategic Management and IT Consulting, Joint Ventures, Transaction Processing, Venture Capital, Global Sales, New Ventures, New Business Strategy, New Market Development, Product Development, Mergers and Acquisitions, Payments, Credit Cards, Trade Services, Systems Integration, Large Scale Program Management, Change Management, Multi-Cultural Teams, Virtual Teams, Business Turnaround