Bahrain Fintech Bay announces new CEO
Saturday, 02 01 2020, Category: Technology, Country: Bahrain
Bahrain Fintech Bay (BFB) on Tuesday announced changes to its leadership team, with Khalid Dannish being promoted to the role of CEO, effective from February 1.
The appointment follows the departure of founding CEO Khalid Saad who will be leaving to pursue his own Fintech ventures that aim to further support the ecosystem, a statement said.
Since its launch in February 2018, Bahrain Fintech Bay has brought together over 100 partners and is home to 42 Fintech residents and established a national Fintech talent program, as well as its first acceleration program.
Dannish said: “I have had the privilege to be a part of Bahrain Fintech Bay from our launch, and I am delighted to be given the opportunity to lead the next phase of growth and strengthen our value proposition to our partners, fintechs and the region.
"Together with the Economic Development Board and our founding partners we have built a truly impactful and innovation-led platform to position Bahrain for years to come."
Source: Arabian Business