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Farshad is a highly experienced professional in the fields of Finance and Technology, with over 30 years of practical knowledge.

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2:00 pm
Date
19 April 2024
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Level39
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Level39

Farshad is a highly experienced professional in the fields of Finance and Technology, with over 30 years of practical knowledge. He specialises in advising, supporting, and sourcing investments for internet start-ups, particularly in AI, Financial Services, Web3, DeFi, Smart Wallets and Contracts, Mobile Payment services, and customer management systems. He is one of the regular judges at the prestigious Annual PayTech Awards.  Farshad is also a long-term entrepreneur who has invested in and helped numerous technological sub-companies grow, such as Transfer((WISE) and Revolut through Level39, where he has been one of the original VC/Mentors at this Hub, which is one of Europe’s largest Fin/Tech start-up communities. Over the years, he has worked with many world-class VCs who could be called upon to invest in new start-ups. Farshad travels to San Francisco to attend Google and other VC strategy meetings.

Farshad is an original pre-IPO investor in Google and Amazon. He holds the VP (Technological Strategy)-Non-Exec position and is a major investor in one of the largest banks, Neo Bank, in the Middle East. His contributions have helped the bank and its Neo Bank grow from a $10 million company to a multi-billion dollar company with over 7 million customers. The bank’s online payment gateway is among the top 25 most used worldwide. For the past 25 years, Farshad has been a critical Reuters Financial Global Services consultant. He has provided financial services to global banks such as Deutsche Bank and Barclays, Stockbrokers, and Microsoft HQ in Redmond, USA.

Farshad has advised and personally invested in numerous technologies such as Google, Amazon, ARM, Bitcoin and Ethereum. He is also the author of several books on technology in the financial world that are internationally sold and an international speaker on technology and finance. Farshad spoke recently on “The Future Banking/Payments and Web3/DeFi” at the GITEX and Seamless conference and was one of the keynote speakers at Berkeley University (Silicon Valley Investment conference) and Chair of the CIO/CTO Finance conference. He holds an Honours degree and an M.Phil in Computing from Sussex (UK) University.

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Farshad is a highly experienced professional in the fields of Finance and Technology, with over 30 years of practical knowledge. He specialises in advising, supporting, and sourcing investments for internet start-ups, particularly in AI, Financial Services, Web3, DeFi, Smart Wallets and Contracts, Mobile Payment services, and customer management systems. He is one of the regular judges at the prestigious Annual PayTech Awards.  Farshad is also a long-term entrepreneur who has invested in and helped numerous technological sub-companies grow, such as Transfer((WISE) and Revolut through Level39, where he has been one of the original VC/Mentors at this Hub, which is one of Europe’s largest Fin/Tech start-up communities. Over the years, he has worked with many world-class VCs who could be called upon to invest in new start-ups. Farshad travels to San Francisco to attend Google and other VC strategy meetings.

Farshad is an original pre-IPO investor in Google and Amazon. He holds the VP (Technological Strategy)-Non-Exec position and is a major investor in one of the largest banks, Neo Bank, in the Middle East. His contributions have helped the bank and its Neo Bank grow from a $10 million company to a multi-billion dollar company with over 7 million customers. The bank’s online payment gateway is among the top 25 most used worldwide. For the past 25 years, Farshad has been a critical Reuters Financial Global Services consultant. He has provided financial services to global banks such as Deutsche Bank and Barclays, Stockbrokers, and Microsoft HQ in Redmond, USA.

Farshad has advised and personally invested in numerous technologies such as Google, Amazon, ARM, Bitcoin and Ethereum. He is also the author of several books on technology in the financial world that are internationally sold and an international speaker on technology and finance. Farshad spoke recently on “The Future Banking/Payments and Web3/DeFi” at the GITEX and Seamless conference and was one of the keynote speakers at Berkeley University (Silicon Valley Investment conference) and Chair of the CIO/CTO Finance conference. He holds an Honours degree and an M.Phil in Computing from Sussex (UK) University.

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19th April 2024
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2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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