Ankit Ratan, Co-founder & CEO, Signzy said, Sabir’s deep knowledge of the region and expertise will help drive the startup’s expansion goals and pursuing growth
BANGALORE, Sep 6 (The CONNECT) - Banking workflow automation platform Signzy has appointed Sabir Shaikh as Vice President - Business Development to strengthen its leadership team and support the company’s expansion plans in new and developing markets. The announcement follows Signzy’s recent entry into UAE in strategic partnership with Dubai’s Seed Group. The AI startup aims to triple its growth in the region by the end of fiscal 2022.
Shaikh’s appointment will power Signzy to build wider reach and visibility in Europe, West Asia , and Africa while also educating and empowering businesses in the region to automate back-office operations and adopt frictionless onboarding services in a compliant and regulated regime.
As an accomplished marketing veteran with more than two decades of experience in building products and brands in emerging markets, Shaikh will drive the overall strategy, strengthen Signzy’s reach, and accelerate the company’s global business footprint.
Ankit Ratan, Co-founder & CEO, Signzy said, Sabir’s deep knowledge of the region and expertise in strategy development will be instrumental in driving our expansion goals and pursuing growth opportunities as company enters the next exciting chapter and tap into the increasing demand for digital financial infrastructure that improves access, transparency, and speed of delivery in Europe and West Asia.
Sabir Shaikh said, Signzy has a strong reputation of delivering innovative technological solutions and “I am excited to be a part of such a forward-thinking team that is accelerating and reshaping the industry not only in India but across the globe”.
In his most recent role, Shaikh was leading CleverTap’s Business Development in the West Asia, Turkey and Africa region where he built the brand from scratch and positioned it among the top three preferred players in the GCC region. He has also worked with Netcore solutions, heading their ‘Transactional Emailing’ business globally.