Farad Program Management Team

Dr. Wan M. Hasni


Dr. Wan M. Hasni
Chief Executive Officer, FARAD Program

Wan Hasni has been among the pioneer in financial economics for more than 25 years. He had founded, developed, and managed various organizations in Asia and the Middle East, involving multi billion dollars of assets under his management. Dr. Hasni holds a PhD in finance from University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA. He is the Chairman & CEO of Virtue Fintech FZ LLC.

Rashdan Ibrahim


Rashdan Ibrahim
Chief Operating Officer, FARAD Program

Rashdan Ibrahim has served in various high level positions with some of the most well-known names in banking, asset management and the real estate industry during the past 23 years. Since 2006, he has based himself in the Gulf region with stints in the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait. In 2016, he launched his own Sharia compliant peer-to-peer lending platform in Indonesia. He is the Chief Financial Officer of Virtue Fintech FZ LLC.

Hisham Ismail


Hisham Ismail
Chief Cryptoken Officer, Virtue Fintech FZ LLC

Hisham Ismail has been in the Telco Mission-Critical Systems Design and Development for 20 years. He has architected, project managed and developed various systems for Telco companies around the world. He has a BSc. Electrical Engineering from Purdue University, Indiana, USA. He is the Chief Cryptoken Officer of Virtue Fintech FZ LLC.

Richard Imran Ding


Richard Imran Ding
Legal Advisor, FARAD Program

Richard Imran Ding has over 22 years of experience specializing in mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures and corporate and commercial transactions primarily in South East Asia, Middle East and Europe. He also advises numerous technology companies on their businesses. Richard is admitted to practice law in England and Malaysia. He is the Legal Advisor of Virtue Fintech FZ LLC.

Azli Noor


Azli Noor
Independent Auditor, FARAD Program

Azli Noor has enjoyed nearly 20 years of working experience ranging from legal, secretarial, offshore banking and financial trustee, corporate trustee services, corporate banking, cross border banking, client relationship management and also senior management experience. He is a graduate from the International Islamic University in Law.

Wee Yen Ye


Wee Yen Ye
Independent Compliance Manager, FARAD Program

Wee Yen Ye has over 15 years of experience in advising on various corporate and commercial matters principally in Southeast Asia and Middle East. She has been involved in, amongst other things, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic alliance. Vinnie is admitted to practice law in Malaysia.

Farad Progam Advisory Board

Muhamed Catic


Muhamed Catic
Chairman

Muhamed Catic is a strategic advisor with expertise in international business, circular economy and sustainable development, innovation and technology management, and international public relations across MENASA, ASEAN and Central Europe regions. Muhamed has a BSc. Theoretical Mathematics and Physics from University of Sarajevo and a MSc. Information System Development from the University of Zagreb. He is also an alumnus of the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He received intensive executive training at MIT Sloan Management School and Harvard Business School.

Dr. Abdulla Mangoosh


Dr. Abdulla Mangoosh
Vice Chairman

Dr. Abdulla Mangoosh, is the Chairman and CEO of Emirates House Group. Mr. Mangoosh is an expert in the field of meteorology and has also hold various posts in the UAE government in this field culminating in his appointment as the Director of the Water Resources Department under the direct supervision of the Late H.H. Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan’s office. He holds a Master’s Degree of Science from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg and a PhD in Economical Sciences from the International University of Business Technologies, Russia.

Tony Morris


Tony Morris
Board Member

Tony Morris is the president and CEO of American Maglev Technology, Inc. (AMT). He founded AMT in 1994, bringing over 20 years of program management expertise on projects totaling more than $10 billion. Prior to AMT, Mr. Morris oversaw Atlanta-based Park Square Consultants, LLC., a project management firm. His previous clients include Delta Airlines, Lincoln Property Company and scores of public and private entities across the United States. He received a B.S. Civil Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology in 1978.

Dr. Yao Peizhi


Dr. Yao Peizhi
Board Member

Dr. Yao, is an expert in ultra-capacitor and energy storage technology. He has served in various research and technology positions in companies and higher institute of learning in China. He has a Ph.D. in metallurgy and materials science, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom.