CEO at CreditEnable India
Akbar was CEO of Intellegrow, the specialty lender to SME’s and mid-corporates with a focus on the Impact sector.
Prior to Intellegrow, Akbar was Managing Director South Asia and Middle East at GE Corporation where he headed the Business Development and M&A functions.
Akbar spent 12 years with Bank of America Merrill Lynch – 8 years in London and 4 years in Mumbai, where he headed the Financial Institutions Group and Sponsors Coverage.
Akbar is a Chartered Accountant and an MBA from the London Business School.
Throughout his career, Antoine has amassed an impressive portfolio of design work and experience as a transportation designer, brand-experience designer and industrial designer
(home appliances) in various large organizations and prestigious agencies. Through his years in the design field, Antoine has received many design accolades such as the Red Dot Design Awards, IF Design Awards, Good Design Awards, Interior Innovations Awards and the prestigious Red Dot Design Team of the year Award in 2011 – the highest Design accolade awarding the best team of Designers across any industries and sectors.
He graduated with honors in a Master’s Degree in Industrial Design at the Nantes Atlantique Design School (France). He is currently based in Bangkok, Thailand.