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Adam Hamdy is an author, screenwriter and filmmaker who has worked with producers and studios on both sides of the Atlantic. In addition to his own original work, Adam has adapted a number of comic books and novels for the screen, including the forthcoming film version of David Mitchell’s novel, Number9Dream.
Pendulum, Adam’s third novel, will be published internationally by Headline in 2016. Prior to becoming a writer, Adam was a strategy consultant and advised global businesses operating in a wide range of industries. Adam lives in Shropshire with his wife and three children.
Follow Adam on Twitter @adamhamdy
Tasaver Hussain works for Fujitsu as a Senior Service Manager, having joined Fujitsu through the graduate programme in 2008, he has managed various IT Service Delivery elements for a number of high profile organisations.
Whilst studying at Nottingham Trent University, he visited The Gambia for the first time in 2005 and grew an early interest into supporting Water for Africa and used this as a case study towards his final year dissertation. He is dedicated, tenacious, focused and a strong team player, with a keen eye for detail. His proactive and can do attitude coupled with passion for excellence in execution makes him a valuable trustee for Water for Africa.
Luca is the Founder and CEO of 108 Golborne Garage, a new all day Italian casual dining concept, based in Notting Hill, London to be opened in early 2016.
A Ground Water Resource Management Engineer with over 20 years experience specialising in Borehole drilling, teaching and training drillers within Africa and setting up drilling organisations all around the world. Working with leading NGO’s, Government organisations and private companies, Bruno is an accomplished engineer who works with Water for Africa to help implement the unique model of training African’s to become an accomplished and experienced drilling team.
LORD CARMINE VILLANI
is a well-known figure in the media industry with over 16 years experience in the field of Internet, mobile, sport, entertainment and finance. Previously he worked for 6 years in investment banking, working for Nomura and Deutsche Girozentrale.
He has held Senior Management positions at Yahoo UK, Microsoft Network and was MD & NonExec. Chairman of Pixelpark, a leading interactive advertising agency owned by Bertelsmann. Most recently he founded SyndicateWorks advising a raft of high profile clients including: Skype, Gameloft, DFJ Esprit, BT Vision, three UHNW Family offices, West Ham FC, Celtic FC, Adidas, Real Madrid, AC Milan, Cashcade, 20th Century Fox, BBC Worldwide, Dare Digital, Virgin play and NCsoft, He is a former Fulbright Fellowship nominee in Screenwriting and has extensive contacts internationally within the film and television production sector. He also currently advises the Estonian government on their digital expansion plans in key European markets.