Shahan joins Wahed from BlackRock, where he served most recently as a consultant lawyer, supporting the iShares ETF business.
Additionally, Amanda supported Masthaven in its transition from specialist lender to bank and has advised various new tech-based businesses across finance and marketing on customer marketing strategies.
Before that, he has held various leadership roles at Ayasdi, CoreOne, and Netik over his 17-year career in Fintech.
His ties to the payments company, which continues to be at the center of an international financial scandal, have put him in the media spotlight.
In this new position, Mr. Tachjian’s mandate is to engage with industry, regulators and consumer representatives
“We launched BankiFi to improve the quality of SME banking services globally, and by partnering with SkyParlour, we’re taking another important step towards that goal."