Shahid Sumar | Chief Information Officer
Al Baraka Bank Pakistan Ltd

Shahid Sumar, Chief Information Officer, Al Baraka Bank Pakistan Ltd

Mr. Sumar is currently heading the Technology Division of Al Baraka Bank, Pakistan. He has, in his career, the track record of various digital banking initiatives to transform the banking services for customers and to improve operational efficiencies through digitalization of internal processes of the Bank.  He is responsible for taking various initiatives, in his career, for introducing innovative payment services including payment services to remote areas of Pakistan to facilitate poverty alleviation program initiated under BISP program.


Seamless ME 2019 day 1 @ 09:20

CIO PANEL: Refashioning the bank for a challenger ecosystem

  • Countering neobank, challenger bank and digibank competition
  • Launching a digital arm
  • Big client lists, big pockets, big reputations: the incumbent advantage
  • BaaS: is this the future of traditional banks? Are banks doomed to become the backend dumb pipe?
  • Discovering the impact of mid-sizes banks: squashed in the middle?
  • Stripping legacy systems to become more agile and innovative
last published: 15/Apr/19 13:15 GMT

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