Miray Zaki is the head of investments and chief investment officer at the Zayed Foundation where she oversees the organization's efforts in private and public equities, venture capital, hedge funds, special situations and fixed income. She is an experienced investment professional, having managed investments as small as 1m and as large as 500m across the US, Europe, and other geographies. Prior to joining the Zayed Foundation, she was a senior manager across private equity, hedge funds, and lastly special situations at the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority for 10 years. Prior to that, she was with Endeavor capital in Chicago (USA), Deutsche Bank in London (UK), France Telecom, Schlumberger, and Orascom Telecom. She sits on the boards of Matthew Kenney Cuisine (USA), The Vurger Co (UK). She was named as one of the 100 most influential women in finance work in 2015 and 2016 by the Financial News. Zaki holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.