Faisal Khan is a result-oriented Banking, Payments & Fintech Consultant and the owner of Faisal Khan & Company which specializes in Cross-Border Money Transfer and Payment Systems. He specializes in services for the money transfer industry on partnering, opening new markets, new channels, expanding their reach into foreign markets, gaining access to banking, optimizing international ACH payments, advising Fintech startups, individual entrepreneurs, Not-For-Profit entities, etc. He has a deep understanding of the mechanics involved in money transmission, from the old, new and emerging methodologies, including value-transfer using alternative currency methods. Based out of Karachi, Pakistan, Faisal works globally with about 80% of his clients coming from North America and the remaining 20% from UK/EU.
He is Co-founder & CEO of Interbank Financial Services (IBFS) a company that specializes the architecting and product validation of electronic payments systems for clients, specifically tailored around the alternative delivery channels for the money transfers, mobile payments and e-wallets. He was also the VP Operations of CoinX where he supervised CoinXTrader (the 1st Licensed Bitcoin Exchange in the US) and CoinHub (CoinX’s Remittance/Money-Transfer platform). Previously he was CEO of Net Access Communication Systems for 15 years running day to day operations for Managed IP Services that included Hosting, Connectivity, Application/Email Hosting, etc.
A prolific writer, his Blog has hundreds of subscribers and he has more than 4,000+ answers on Quora where he has been a Top Writer 2013, 2014 and 2015, with answers to questions in his field… and everything else you can imagine.
Faisal holds a Masters in Electrical Engineering with a specialization in Electromagnetics from the Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne, Florida. He is married and has two children, Omer Mikhail and Fevziye Ahmed.