Shafique, an influential leader with 20+ years of payment industry experience with the recent role as Chief Digital Information Officer, spearheaded advancements in Fintech and payments with expertise in cross-border remittances, multi-currency Prepaid program, Wallet and Mobile payments, Blockchain and process automation. He has worked with several Banks and Financial institutes globally, partnered with Fintech and Startups and government entities to enable seamless payment services. He was responsible for the overall IT Strategy and Digital Transformation at one of the largest money remittance and payment organizations in the Gulf region. Shafique holds a master's degree in Information Technology along with industry certifications in project management and cybersecurity. A member, advisor, and global speaker on the innovations in digital payments and financial technology. He was honored with CIO and CXO awards at several forums and recognized as 50 Most Influential Payment Professional.
Design and technology projects can involve heavy use of IT software by a wide group of people, making them a potential target for cyberattackers. This panel will discuss ways in which the potential risks can be mitigated.