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Hajara Adeola is the founder and CEO of Lotus Capital Ltd., an asset management company dedicated to ethical investments. Prior to this she was a director with UBS Warburg, heading their London Islamic Finance Desk. Prior to joining UBS, she was a convertible bond research analyst at BNP Paribas, London, where her primary responsibility was to analyze, write, and publish daily and quarterly research on European convertible bonds. Hajara holds a master's degree in finance from Durham University, where she specialized in Islamic Finance. She also holds an MBA in international management from Exeter University and a Bachelor of Science degree in pharmacology from King's College, London. She is a Fellow of the second class of the Africa Leadership Initiative-West Africa and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.