Advisory Board & Mentors

Meirav Peled

Director of Partnerships, Riskified

Meirav Peled headshot

Meirav is a business development and innovation leader with 20 years’ of international management experience. As part of the Riskified Growth team, she focuses on new growth opportunities, applications and commercialization of fintech/bank collaboration. Her expertise in creating and developing successful partnerships include building sales and go-to-market strategy and implementing the offerings globally with payment processors, gateways, financial institutions, and large associations.

Prior to working at Riskified, Meirav has held management positions in cybersecurity, energy, consumer and mobile industries. Her passion to revolutionize led her to be the Co-Founder of Parent List for the Tel-Aviv Municipality, bringing a new social agenda to the 2013 elections. For the first time, the sectoral agenda of parents and children in the city aroused a lively discussion in the political and municipal systems and brought representation to the City Municipality. She holds an MBA from the Stern School of Business at NYU.

Advisory Board & Mentors

Raja Al Mazrouei

Executive Vice President - FinTech Hive


Ghinwa Baradhi

Chief Information Officer for MENA & Turkey


Gladys Chun

General Counsel & Head of Government Affairs

Lazada Group

Kristy Duncan - Profile

Founder & CEO

Women in Payments 

Monica Garde

Product Manager


Carol Grunberg

VP & Executive Officer

Northwestern Mutual

Kirti Lad

Executive Director

Meraki Executive Search & Consulting

Meirav Peled

Director of Partnerships


Azhar Mambetova

Head of Strategic & Innovative Projects Department

Kompanion Bank

Evans Munyuki

Chief Digital Officer

Emirates NBD

Carrie Suen

Head of International Legal Team

Ant Financial

Vikram Subrahmanyam

MD Asia Pacific CIO & Operations & Technology Head


Debra Taylor

Founder & COO

Open Sparkz