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Emilio Escartin
Professor of Islamic Finance at IE Business School


23 + years of experience in Private Equity, Venture Capital and Investment Banking (Islamic and Conventional) 

Having managed and Launched 6 Private Equity Funds in Europe (4 Private Equity Funds for SMEs) and Middle East (1 Islamic Private Equity Fund for SMEs and 1 VC Fund of Funds).

Deep knowledge of Professional Standards for the Private Equity and Venture Capital Industry (ILPA, IPEV, EVCA) 

Taking part in the whole live cycle of a Private Equity Fund: Fundraising, Legal Structuring and Placement, Hunting, Investing, Monitoring and Exits. Working closely with Entrepreneurs, Startups and SMEs. 

Experience in Islamic Banking and Finance (Shari’ah Compliant) products

Agenda Sessions

  • How is technology reshaping the UAE wealth management landscape?