The Story of Coded Minds

Omar Farooqui - Founder & President

Omar Farooqui

Founder & Executive Chairman - Coded Minds Global

Omar Farooqui

Founder & President, Coded Minds Global

Omar Farooqui is an entrepreneur, investor and startup enthusiast. He is the Founder and President of Coded Minds. Wanting to disrupt the educational industry from the ground up, not just through pedagogy but also price, through his vision of merging public and private education as one. With this mission, he created Coded Minds in 2017. Omar's previous ventures were Green Sands Equity out of San Francisco and previously CapInvest (latterly CI Holdings), which was a joint initiative with the asset management arm of United Overseas Bank of Singapore. He was also on the Mutual Funds Board of Saudi Fransi Capital for several years. His corporate life is split between Algebra Capital, Deutsche Bank & NCB Capital out of Saudi Arabia. An avid tennis player, he invests and ventures through his investment vehicle, Five Rivers Holdings.


Peter Turpie

Group Chief Executive Officer


Laurent Cornielle

Chief Innovative Officer


John Kao

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Chairman of Advisory Council

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Mo Saad

Chief Brand Officer


  • Nik Zetouni, Manager, Online Education

    Nik Zetouni

    Head of Canada Operations

  • Andres Porras - iSTEAM integration specialist (under me)

    Andres Porras

    iSTEAM Integration Specialist

  • Lin Farnholz, Executive Director, Business Operations

    Lin Farnholz

    Executive Director, Business Operations

South America


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    Laura Reis

    HA Marketing & Social Media Specialist 

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    Danilo Monteiro

    HA Brazil Office Administrator

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    Marco Reis

    Office Executive

Asia Pacific

  • Greg Duffel - CEO & President, Coded Minds Asia Pacific

    Greg Duffel

    CEO - Asia Pacific

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    Faisaal Senan

    Director Business Development Asia Pacific

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    Representative -Philippine

Europe, Middle East & Africa

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    Jake Meyer

    CEO - Europe & Middle East

  • Ayesha Sheikh

    Ayesha Sheikh

    Academic Coordinator

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    Rozana Albanawi

    Special Projects

  • Sulaiman AlKadi

    Sulaiman AlKadi


  • Sarah Alshari - Marketing Executive

    Sarah Alshari

    Marketing Executive

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    Dan Dabner

    Software Developer

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    Lean Blanh Andrade Silva

    Data Analyst & Software Developer 

South Asia

  • Amna Khaishgi - CEO & President, South Asia

    Amna Khaishgi

    CEO - South Asia

  • Wahaj Kayani

    Wahaj Kayani

    Country Head - Pakistan

  • Laiq Ahmed

    Laiq Ahmed

    Head of Business and Corporate Relations

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    Hammad Khan

    Head of Digital Media Strategy

  • Hiba Anis

    Hiba Anis

    Manager Human Resource

  • Ubaid Iqbal

    Ubaid Iqbal

    Manager Operations

  • Momina Sheikh - Business Development & Student Relations

    Momina Sheikh

    Manager Academic & Student Relations

  • Taha Yasin

    Taha Yasin

    Manager business & corporate relations

  • Fabeha Nasir - Media Manager

    Fabeha Nasir

    Creative Manager

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    Syed Ebad

    Social Media Executive 

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    Fahad Ahmed

    Assistant Manager Creative 

  • Salman Khan

    Salman Khan

    Business Executive

  • Misbah Ahmed

    Misbah Ahmed

    Business Executive

  • Zubair Ashraf

    Zubair Ashraf

    Communication Specialist

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    Umer Bin Aslam

    Assistant Accounts Manager

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