Company: Dubai International Financial Centre Authority (DIFCA)
Position: Director of risk and compliance
Biography: Jahangir Khan is director of risk and compliance at the DIFCA. Khan also holds statutory positions, such as anti-money laundering commissioner and data protection commissioner within the DIFCA.
Previously, Khan held various compliance and risk management positions across the Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa (Emea) and Latin America regions. He advised and oversaw compliance efforts across different financial products.
Khan developed and implemented corporate governance structures and was involved in investigation and policymaking with regulators from jurisdictions in Asia Pacific and Emea.
Khan served as head of the legal and compliance department for the UK’s Travelex Group and assisted in the build-out of equity and equity derivative businesses in Asia for US investment bank JP Morgan.
Contact: (+971) 4 362 2222
Company website: www.dfsa.ae