Professional Ambassadors

Salih Karakis, Videographer & Director

Salih Karakis previously worked in the insurance industry before pursing a career in film, photography and videography. Salih completed his BA in Film Studies at Middlesex University in 2011 before finding his own videography brand www.salihkarakis.com.

His highlights so far include filming and producing content for a sports PT commercial with Rio Ferdinand, a radio interview with Peter Andre, a project with the Mayor of London, restaurant commercials with various TV show personalities and the CTCA awards gala.

Salih Karakis

Fola Coker – Senior Compliance Associate

Fola’s expertise includes 5 years’ experience in financial crime, working in payments and remittance, both in the field of Fintech and at a Fortune 100 company. Fola has worked on projects involving some of the world’s leading banks on compliance matters.

Her educational background includes an LLB Law degree from Leicester and a LLM in Banking and Finance Law from Queen Mary University in London.

Fola has obtained various certifications including transaction Monitoring and Detection of Modern slavery and Human trafficking and is currently in the process of completing a Diploma in Anti-Money Laundering.

Fola Coker

Kutay Erol, Financial Markets, MSc Banking & Finance postgraduate

Kutay is a Banking and Finance MSc graduate at Queen Mary University of London, with previous experience as a proprietary futures trader in London.

Kutay traded futures on technical and fundamental analysis, traded outright multi-assets including indices such as Euro stoxx 50, FTSE 100, S&P 500, Dax, and fixed income markets such as the Bund, Bobl, Schatz, Gilts and Treasuries.

Kutay’s experience has provided him with an understanding of the financial markets. He has also had training in trading currencies and energy commodities such as oil crack spreads.

Kutay is currently working at Societe Generale overlooking client fund accounts, and providing middle office services from a prime brokerage perspective.

Kutay Erol

Many more of our Professional Ambassadors will be featured very soon..