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Finovate Awards
September 10, 2024
Winners announced at FinovateFall 2024

Saif ul Islam Sajid
Head of Digital Portfolio Growth at HBL


With over 12 years of experience in digital product management and growth, Saif ul Islam Sajid has served multiple industries – e-commerce, content, self-service apps, mobile gaming and others – and is currently leading the business domain within digital payments. This mosaic of diverse experiences have enriched Saif’s skill set and built broad base knowledge, allowing him to emulate the successful practices of global leaders in the markets he serves.

At present he is the Head of Digital Portfolio Growth at HBL, Pakistan’s largest private sector bank, where he is responsible for setting strategy as well as executing action plans to fuel the growth of digital banking and ecommerce payment platforms across 5 Asian markets.

Saif is passionate about unlocking the emancipatory power of digital payments in the developing world, and wishes to emulate successful global models in his domains.