26 Sep

TECH Pakistan Fintech: Trends and Future in Pakistan

TECH Pakistan in collaboration with 17th ITCN Asia 2017 International Conferences have organized a conference called “Fintech: Trends & Future in Pakistan” a one of its kind panel discussion that have initiated a conversation over aligning finance sector with technology in order to benefit the larger audience.

TECH Pakistan believes in setting benchmarks; to not only become a symbol of trust but act as a pipeline for better and constructive initiatives to come. The conference follows the same mandate and brought likeminded gathering of people who wants to see Fintech prospering in our communities. The conversation was lead by the industrial veterans from across the country and international platform, at one place. The eminent panel of speakers enlists:

  1. Arshad Ashraf – Founder & Chairman – Tilism Technologies Pvt. Ltd. & Head of GCC Equities – Saudi Aramco (Riyadh, Saudi Arabia)
  2. Salim Ghauri - Founder & CEO - Netsol Technologies Inc. (Lahore, Pakistan)
  3. Javed Yousuf Edhi - Group Head - Digital Bank & Innovation - Silk Bank Ltd. (Karachi, Pakistan)
  4. Furqan H. Qureshi - Trainer & Consultant (Business & Technology) (Karachi, Pakistan)
  5. Faisal Mamsa - Founder & CEO - Landmark Investment (Karachi, Pakistan)
  6. Tara Uzra Dawood - CEO - 786 Investments Ltd. (Karachi, Pakistan)
  7. Syed Asif Shah - CIO - CDC Pakistan Ltd. (Karachi, Pakistan)

Ubaid Younus one of the founding member and COO at imhere (a tech start-up) Cheif Commercial & Strategy Officer at YOCA Pvt. Ltd. of TECH Pakistan has taken the lead in moderating the discussion. The conversation embarked over existing opportunities and future possibilities in Fintech scene of Pakistan and the panelist have mutually agreed upon the fact that Fintech is the next big thing and Pakistan’s community show a tremendous potential in upbringing Fintech it’s one of the strengthening components.

On this occasion, Zeehsan Rehman – Vice President TECH Pakistan shared his journey from the beginning of the organization that was initially focused on linking academia with industries but now working for the betterment of overall IT industry of Pakistan.

The session was wrapped up with closing remarks by Kanwal Masroor – Founder TECH Pakistan and honoring of panelist with a token of appreciation.  

At the event, the management team of TECH Pakistan which includes S. Azfar Hussain – Founding Member, Abdul Qadir – Founding Member, Shehzad Rah – Committee Member, Owais Shaikh – Committee Member, Salman Abbasi – Committee Members were also seen.