Nizamuddin Abubekker is an Executive Director of UX Holdings. Nizamuddin brings forth a strong understanding of the financial services industry and is well-grounded in legal principles with a track record of successfully executing mergers, acquisitions and divestitures.
Nizamuddin is also the General Counsel of the Finablr Group, responsible for all legal aspects of the Group's various corporate and commercial initiatives. He manages legal strategy for the Group and is directly responsible for the Group's intellectual property strategy, driving its efforts to commercialise its industry-leading IP assets.
With 14 years of experience with the Group, Nizamuddin has handled various responsibilities in the legal domain most recently serving as the General Counsel of UAE Exchange, a Finablr go-to-market brand. He has significant expertise in M&A transactions and has been closely involved in numerous transactions including the acquisition of Travelex in 2015. Under his leadership the UAE Exchange legal department was commended at the Middle East Legal Awards 2018 in the "Legal Department of the Year – Large Team" category.
Nizamuddin holds an undergraduate degree in Information Technology from Manipal University, and is a law graduate from Mahatma Gandhi University, India.