Mohammad Alblooshi is the Chief Executive Officer of the DIFC Innovation Hub. His passion for encouraging the growth of FinTech and emerging technologies in Dubai has made him a strong advocate of fostering innovation within Dubai’s start-up ecosystem – DIFC Innovation Hub. Mohammad has also been a foundational driver in building DIFC’s reputation as a FinTech hub. Amongst his other leadership responsibilities, Mohammad is also spearheading the DIFC Launchpad and Dubai FinTech Summit.
In his earlier position as the Sector Head of FinTech at DIFC, Mohammad grew through the ranks into his current position. Previously, Mohammad worked on aligning DIFC’s FinTech mandate with the needs of the start-up ecosystem in the UAE.
Mohammad has more than 15 years of experience working with leading financial institutions, such as Barclays and Standard Chartered, among others.