About Us

Spire Technologies will prepare its clients for the next biggest financial ecosystem challenge – Open Banking. Our technology, AI and banking experts are here to make that happen through knowledge sharing, global expert collaborations and thought leadership. Our overall ethos and focus is to address the challenges, complexities and core issues faced by individuals and SMEs when it comes to financial management. Our aim is to make it simple, accessible and beneficial for everyone."

Board Members​

Osama Al Khajah

Board of Directors

Osama is a veteran banker, formerly with Kuwait Finance House and BDB. He serves on the board of various government and private sector institutions in Bahrain.

Greg Baxter

Board of Directors

Greg is Chief Technology Officer at HP, formerly he was Chief Digital Officer at MetLife, Head of Digital at Citigroup, and Partner with Booz. He specializes in strategy and delivery of digital transformation.

Mark Diamond

Board of Directors

Mark is COO and CTO at Network International in UAE. Formerly with Al Rajhi Bank, Deutsche Bank and NatWest Group. He specializes in technology strategy and execution.

Ashar Nazim

Managing Director

Ashar is CEO at Aion Digital, former Partner at EY, and ex-advisor to Central Bank of Bahrain. He specializes in digital financial services - strategy and change management.

Executive Team

Syed A. Ahmad


Syed leads the management team, responsible for client relationships and business development. He brings 30 years of experience in risk, retail and commercial banking in the GCC, Levant, and Europe.

Aamir Janjua

Group Chief Product Officer

Aamir leads the product team to drive customer engagement and platform adoption. He has over 20 years of experience in building and delivering digital products & capabilities for blue-chip organizations like NCR and Lloyds Banking Group. He has been credited with delivering various multi-million-dollar digital transformation initiatives across four continents.

Shariq Nazim

Group Chief Technology Officer

Shariq leads the technology team at Spire. Formerly, he was the Head Of Strategy and Digital Transformation at Gulf Bank in Kuwait. He has over 20 years of experience with Lloyds Bank, Gulf Bank, and Ernst & Young. Shariq has led 3 enterprise level transformations and 50+ technology implementations at various Banks.

To be a great place to work, we need great people to work with us.