With more than 19 years of experience driving financial and digital solutions in the region and working in well reputed banks in Africa & Asia, Shehryar brings with him a wealth of experience.
“It is an absolute pleasure to welcome Shehryar as a member of the Sub-Saharan African team. From a financial and digital perspective, Shehryar’s leadership will be invaluable in driving the Mastercard vision and strategy in the East Africa region. We are confident that with Shehryar’s vast experience, we will continue to be at the forefront of introducing pioneering products and finding innovative solutions for our customers and partners’ business requirements,” commented Raghav Prasad, Division President Sub Saharan Africa, Mastercard.
A seasoned banker, Shehryar started his career at Citibank Pakistan, followed by a decade at Barclays and Mashreq Bank in Egypt and it was at these banking institutions that he finessed his skills as a well-respected banking professional and innovator.
He holds a degree in computer sciences from the University of Texas in Austin.