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Corporate Profile

Introduction

Finterra aims to be a global leader in next generation Fintech, providing “Social Solutions for Blockchain”. We are committed to the continuous growth of our community and the technical advancement of the Finterra Blockchain model.

Our ongoing purpose is to promote community growth and development, offering a truly global, fully inclusive platform, bridging the gap between consumers and providers through multiple services that include an Open Source Development platform, Loyalty Points Exchange and an environment that supports the development of Endowment (Waqf) assets.

The Foundation is headquartered in Geneva with satellite offices and teams peppered across Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Abu Dhabi and New York.

Vision

Finterra envisions to be a global leader in the next generation of Fintech, providing a total “Social Solution for Blockchain”.

Mission

Finterra is committed to the continuous growth of our community and the technical advancement of the Finterra Blockchain.

Our Team

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Mazlan Ahmad

Mazlan Ahmad

Executive Chairman

Mazlan Ahmad has more than 20 years working experience as an all-round leader in the banking industry.

Mazlan, began his career in corporate governance. Thanks to his determination and decision-making, he led Malaysia’s Central Bank having played a significant role in developing the financial system infrastructure in advancing the financial inclusion.

His prior business background, ranges from strategic planning, branch operations, intelligence & enforcement and security management – experience that has helped make Mazlan the most respected banker of his generation.

Hamid Rashid

Hamid Rashid

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Hamid is a hands on Strategic Visionary, bringing his wealth of experience and knowledge from Hewlett Packard, Petronas and U&Me. He creates brands that deliver stakeholders strong tangible results.

He has over fifteen years of professional experience, Consulting in Enterprise Software Business Management and Business Development experience in the B2B and B2C industry sectors, as Senior Business Manager. He has been closely involved in the different facets of Enterprise Business Management, specifically– Strategic Business Planning, Strategic Account Business Development, and Partner Ecosystem Management.

Satesh Khemlani

Satesh Khemlani

Managing Director (MD)

Satesh has been a successful entrepreneur at the helm of businesses for the past 3 decades. His diverse businesses include Wholesale, Distribution and Retail channels of the Branded Apparel segment. Satesh’s expanded vision includes being the CEO of a Real Estate and Property company. This experience and passion is essential to growing our Endowment projects offering substantial value to our investors.

Hafiz Fauzi

Hafiz Fauzi

Non-Executive Director

Hafiz Fauzi has over 16 years of business experience overseeing key international partnerships. A well-versed and driven individual, he has a wealth of knowledge acquired from his business dealings across ASEAN, Middle East and Europe.

Backed by his educational credentials and certificates in Engineering Business Management, Hafiz brings his rich knowledge and experience to the table.

Amin Abedy Nia

Amin Abedy Nia

Global Sales Director

Named the youngest CEO in the Malaysian Information Technology sector from 2007-2010, Amin ran MSC Status companies at the age of 25. He was announced as the Global Higher Achiever recipient in Business Strategy and Information Technology among 30,000 master students globally.

Linda Leow

Linda Leow

Product Director

With more than 30 years of experience in senior management and consulting roles, Linda has undertaken a wide range of cross-industry projects that address the breadth and depth of: bankcard management, risk management systems, e-government road-mapping, industry strategic planning and blue-printing, telco-related nationwide roll-outs, B2B |B2C e-commerce, product management, web development teams’ delivery, corporate training, ICT technical certification training, NGO (child welfare foundation – UNESCO & ILO), MSC flagship application projects and spearheading an MSC-status company.

Terry Wilkinson

Terry Wilkinson

Director of Blockchain Solution

Terry Wilkinson is the Director of Blockchain Solution at Finterra where he guides the company’s blockchain strategy and technical solution. He has had over six years’ experience in blockchain, IT, and finance. Past projects include cross-border payment platforms, e-commerce gateways, and asset exchange all being built around decentralized blockchain architecture.

Sreecharan Kunutur

Sreecharan Kunutur

Chief Product Architect

Sree Charan has over twelve years of experience in technical architecture and developing Telecom, Enterprise Resource Planning, Data Sciences and Artificial Intelligence. His technical insight into the implementation of hash cash products, cryptography as well as network security products guides the Finterra’s product strategy and evangelizes company’s best practices in Information Technology.

Jean-Luc Gustave

Jean-Luc Gustave

Head, Strategic Relationships & Public Affairs

Jean-Luc is a strategist and legal expert with deep experience on multinational projects. His previous experiences include managing projects for large tech companies like Thomson Reuters or D&B and handling Public & Regulatory Affairs for blockchain and crypto currencies fintech start ups.

He is an Advisory Board Member to several startups, a Foreign Trade Advisor to France and co-chairs the Policy and Advocacy committee of the HK Fintech association.

Jean-Luc holds a LL.M. from the Luxembourg University.

Farhang Maghdeed

Farhang Maghdeed

Head of Technical Delivery

Farhang Maghdeed is the head of technical team delivery, he has more than fourteen years experiences of consulting, training, and software developments. He has been leading a Mobile Application Company based in Dubai for more than 3 years. He got his MSc. In Real Time Software Engineering from UTM. He started working on the automation of business process modelling and the improvement of the semantic of workflow modelling.

Eugene Wong

Eugene Wong

Corporate Development Director

Eugene Wong is the Corporate Development Director at Finterra. He has over 25 years of experience in sales training and development in the banking industry, insurance, public listed and multi-national companies. He served as an Executive Director in a public listed company for sixteen years. He has formed and listed an IT Company in US on OTC Market and subsequently was appointed as a Company Director with Boston Consulting in Malaysia.

Syed Abid

Syed Abid

Senior Business Analyst

Syed Abid is a talented business consultant and project manager. Having worked with Accenture Technology, Royal Dutch Shell (SHELL), and Northgate Arinso in various capacities, projects, and within different work groups across the globe, he is backed by strong credentials including being SAP certified, possessing a MBA degree, and has the ability to work cross-platform dealing with both technical & non-technical environments and applications.

Careers with Finterra

We are always on the lookout for new talent to join our expanding team. If you have the skill sets we require, have a passion for new technology, you are a team player and want to be part of a ground breaking company, then we want to meet you.

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