Omar ArabHead of Global Alliances & MD of Americas at Veritran
Omar Arab is the Executive Vice President at VeriTran, a global company leading the digital transformation of Latin America's financial industry, working with the region's most important banks. Mr. Arab oversees the strategic expansion of VeriTran in the Americas, particularly in the U.S. and Canada. He is also CEO of a Venture Capital firm with a focus on FinTech companies in Latin America.
Mr. Arab has worked within the Information Technology industry for more than 25 years, serving technology companies in the financial sector. Some of his past roles include President and CEO of Patagonia Technologies with 1000 employees and offices in Latin America; Vice President of Agentis Software; COO of GarageLatino.co; Senior Partner in efiltro (McKinsey&Co); Senior Consultant for Payments with Prepaids Cards at CorpBanca Bank (ITAU) in Chile; Senior Business Consultant in Prepaid Cards and Mobile Wallet at Scotiabank Chile; CEO ofwww.paytechholding.comfor Latin America; and Managing Director of the digital bankwww.mundocard.net, a company powered by www.thepaysolutions.com.
Mr. Arab was also a Managing Director of Modena Technologies Capital Partners, a venture capital and private equity group focused on the digital financial sector and software companies with USD200M in deals closed with 35 startups. Omar is a member of the Advisory Board of AfterPatagonia, a Cloud Services Company.