Dominic is a founding partner of Arabesque. He is the former global head of Islamic products at Barclays Bank, and has held senior positions at Deutsche Bank and in the asset management industry in both London and Dubai. He started his career as a barrister in the Temple in London, before moving to Allen & Overy. He is the author of numerous works and articles on Islamic finance and other subjects, and is a regular speaker to the financial industry. He has a Masters from the Sorbonne and a DPhil from Oxford. He writes for the UK’s Daily Telegraph newspaper, and is Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society.