i2c Appoints Payments Veteran as General Manager for MEA


LAHORE, Pakistan. – March 15, 2020 – i2c Inc., a leading payment and open banking technology provider, has announced expansion of its presence in the Middle East and Africa with the appointment of an industry veteran Aurangzaib Khan as the General Manager, based in Dubai.

Prior to joining i2c, Khan held senior positions at Mastercard including Country Manager of Pakistan and Afghanistan where he established the Mastercard Pakistan office. There, he grew Mastercard to become one of the largest networks in Pakistan including the launchof Mastercard’s first global QR code payment program in that country.  Khan’s knowledge of banking came from his time working for MCB bank, Bank Alfalah and Standard Chartered.

“I’ve been aware of i2c’s growing presence in the region and of their well-deserved reputation for client responsiveness and delivering innovation-to-market incredibly fast,” said Khan. “I’ve also experienced firsthand what it’s like to drive financial and socio-economic development in the region. I believe i2c is unique among payment processors and is a growing leader in this market. I’m excited to be joining the i2c team and contribute to this new growth and success.”

“We are pleased to welcome Aurangzaib to i2c,” said Jim McCarthy, President of i2c Inc. “He is an experienced payments executive with deep insights about our industry, established relationships with key players and a stellar record of execution across the region.He will be a valuable addition to leading the growth of i2c in the Middle East and Africa,” added McCarthy.

About i2c Inc.

i2c Inc. drives innovation to the global digital payments and open banking industry with a multi-function platform built for endless possibilities. Advanced “building block” processing technology at its core provides a vast suite of credit, debit and prepaid solutions—all from a single global SaaS platform.  This enables clients to dynamically configure payment solutions with unparalleled flexibility, agility and performance while maintaining highly secure and reliable payments.

Founded in 2001, and headquartered in Silicon Valley, i2c’s next-generation technology helps organizations drive revenue growth, scale and adapt to change while supporting millions of users in more than 200 countries and territories and all time zones. Visit www.i2cinc.com and follow us at @i2cinc.

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