Fiona (Farha) Kirubi is a managing partner at Awal Consulting and an International finance practitioner who found Islam in 2011. She has vast experience of advising in wealth management for high net worth clients in the GCC, Europe and Africa as well as experience in advising in asset management, insurance, strategic planning, business development and marketing. Fiona has led and organized tailored training for Islamic banking in Kenya for banks as well as organized international training’s in Malaysia. Fiona brings her versatile experience and empathy to offer clients a broad and global outlook in their business decisions. She has a global academic background having studied at Harvard Business School, Richmond, The American International University in London and the American University in Dubai and INCEIF where she graduated with a masters in Islamic Finance. Fiona continues to study and is currently pursuing Arabic studies. As a serial entrepreneur she has started several companies and recently made it to the Women in FinTech Powerlist 2017. She currently sits on the board of 2 charity foundations in Kenya and is the chairperson for Muslim Women Tech, an NGO based in Malaysia.