Irfan Khan, Yielders CEO, selected as Top 100 BAME leader in UK Tech
13th November 2019
Level39 member Yielders‘ CEO, Irfan Khan, has been selected onto the shortlist celebrating the top 100 BAME leaders in the UK.
The award, organised by the Financial Times and Inclusive Boards, published the list selecting the top black and minority ethnic leaders in technology.
Irfan finds himself among esteemed company including:
- Amali de Alwis CBE
- Eileen Burbidge
- Jacqueline de Rojas CBE
- Talal Rajab
Yielders, a crowdfunding property investment platform, recently completed a fundraising round on Seedrs, breaking their target of £500,000. The funds are being used by the firm to develop the technology further, hire and increase presence in overseas markets.
A $3.2tn market, Islamic Finance is now widely recognised as the most important emerging field in the global economy. With interest from the GCC market and widespread support from the UK’s regulators and financial bodies – Yielders are set to continue this streak of impressive growth.