KPMG in the United Arab Emirates
Umair is a Partner in our Advisory practice with responsibility for leading Financial Services Consulting in the Lower Gulf. He has extensive experience of advising and collaborating with senior executives at retail and commercial banks, investment management entities, central banks and other financial regulatory authorities in the Middle East, North Africa, South East Asia, the USA and Europe. He has a successful track record of delivering multi-disciplinary engagements encompassing corporate strategy and business transformation, operational excellence, cost optimization, regulatory compliance and FinTech. He is a widely published author and often speaks at prominent regional and international conferences.
Bachelors of Science in Operations Research and Engineering from Cornell University, USA
Masters of Business Administration with Distinction, London Business School
Rise of the Aggregators - KPMG UAE Banking Perspective 2017
Is it the end for retail banks in the region, as we know them today? – Forbes Magazine – March 2016
Regulatory compliance: Not just managing the burden by avoiding pitfalls, but also benefiting from it - Forbes Magazine - Apr 2013