Rahul Pai

Group COO
UAE Exchange

As Chief Operating Officer, Rahul Pai currently leads the Corporate Strategy, Channels and Human Resources functions at UAE Exchange. Prior to his current appointment, he served in various group leadership roles across the Strategy and Product Development domains. Rahul’s areas of expertise include Strategy, Product Development and Organization Development and he brings forth over a decade of experience in the Financial Services and Payments industries. Rahul joined UAE Exchange in a Product Development role in 2005 and was actively engaged in the launch and implementation of the group’s payment infrastructure and various online offerings. He also played a critical role in the group’s international expansion including four major acquisitions. Rahul is a qualified Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), and a Certified Information Systems Auditor from the Information Systems Audit and Control Association