Shafique Ibrahim | Group Head Of It
Al Fardan Exchange

Shafique Ibrahim, Group Head Of It, Al Fardan Exchange

Shafique R Ibrahim is the Head of Group IT, responsible for the overall IT Operations and spearheads digital transformation at Al Fardan Group, a renowned name in Gulf region active in the Forex, Global Remittance business, Financial Services, Jewels and precious stones and Real Estate Development. With over 18 years of experience across innovative payment solutions, cross border remittances, IT infrastructure, Cyber security and Ecommerce, a professional who seamlessly cuts across technology and business verticals to combine the key aspects of both. Delivering IT projects combined with natural business acumen to provide leadership on critical growth initiatives within payment industry. Shafique holds a Master Degree in Information Technology with various other IT industry certifications.


Seamless ME 2019 day 1 @ 15:00

PANEL: P2P: “the next shiny object” in mobile banking

  • Transforming systems for the increased spending power of millennials
  • One step ahead: creating innovative solutions that consumers aren’t yet aware they need
  • Multiplying customer engagement through real time P2P/social offers
  • Monetising P2P payments through social networks
  • Exploring the contributing factors of the sharing economy

Seamless ME 2019 day 2 @ 14:00

PANEL: Shaping the future payments experience with AI

  • Predicting behaviour and intuitively managing transaction timings
  • Offering timely and relevant offers to support consumer cashflow
  • Personalising services with psychographic algorithms
  • Improving retention, revenue and profitability
  • Amplifying CX with machine drive conversational capabilities
  • Leveraging transactions for customer centricity
  • Developing a interoperable AI network of the future
last published: 15/Apr/19 13:15 GMT

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