Louise Vine is an experienced Finance & Accounting recruiter. She is the MD and owner of Inspire Selection – a boutique recruitment agency based in Dubai, which focuses on placing professional candidates across the Middle East. She has been working in this field for 16 years. Her experience includes stints with Robert Half International and Hudson Cooper in the UK and Charterhouse Partnership in the UAE.


Lama Bou Dargham, CFA is an Associate at Quilvest Capital Partners. Prior to joining Quilvest in 2015, Lama was a teaching assistant in the Finance department in the American University of Science and Technology in Beirut where she was responsible for mentoring MBA students and seniors in advanced finance courses. She earned her CFA Charter in April 2019 and is a member of the CFA Institute and the CFA Society Emirates.

Lama studied Mathematics in the Lebanese University in Beirut and then pursued a BSc. in Business Administration with emphasis in Finance and graduated with High Distinction and President’s award from the American University of Science and Technology in Beirut in 2015.