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Safwan Zaheer

Associate Partner, Head of Payments | Philadelphia, USA

Zaheer Safwan

Safwan is an Associate Partner in the Financial Services practice. He leads the Payments practice and responsible for helping our clients accelerate their business ambitions, such as increase profit and market share, drive operational efficiencies, and reduce cost. Including, cope with the disruption caused by digital innovation, new market entrants, and introduction of radical new technologies, such as AI and Blockchain. His responsibilities include developing solutions and offerings, client delivery and sales, and thought leadership in the Payments and FinTech space.

He has 20 years of experience working across global management consulting firms, fortune 50 brands, and FinTech firms in functional roles ranging from strategy, product management, and business operations. He is widely quoted in the industry with his views published by major industry publications, such as The American Banker, The Financial Brand, CIO outlook, and PYMNTS. Safwan is also active across the FinTech ecosystem and on the Board of Directors of a Blockchain and Crypto payments firm.