Syed Abdul Qadir
xecutive Director (Technology Consulting & Cyber Risk)
A. F. Ferguson & Co. (PwC Pakistan)
Mr. Javed Yousuf Edhi, as Chief Executive Officer of National Institutional Facilitation Technologies (NIFT), brings his immense business and technical knowledge in Digital Strategy with Business Strategy and proven track of delivering large value IT & digital transformation project encompassing to 30+ years in various leadership roles at local and foreign banks in Pakistan. In his extensive career, Mr. Edhi has also established MNET Switch as CEO for shared ATM services in Pakistan and provided leadership in technology business development, digital financial services, cultivation of new and organic business opportunities to ensure successful delivery in highly dynamic banking industry.
In his previous role, Mr. Edhi has worked as Group Chief Business and Technology Officer in Khazana Enterprises Limited where he has spearheaded the development of state-of-the-art products including 911 – Pakistan Emergency Helpline (PEHEL), Domestic Cloud Services and SaaS Applications. Prior in his career, he had been CIO, Group Head Operations & Technology, and Group Head Digital Innovation in prestigious banks including Citibank, MCB, HBL & Silkbank. Mr. Edhi holds a Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering from NED University of Engineering and Technology, Certified Information System Auditor (CISA) from ISACA, USA and qualification in Digital Money from Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, USA.