Faiz has 10 years of international experience in techno-managerial functions. From 2002 to 2008, he worked in a solution oriented and client facing environment at Cognizant Technology Solutions – a top IT services & consulting firm headquartered in USA. Here, he worked at metro locations in India and Europe, offering & delivering packaged solutions for clients like First Data (UK), AT&T (USA) & Credit Suisse (Switzerland).
From 2005 to 2008 he was retained in Switzerland as a business engineering specialist for Credit Suisse’s core banking applications in the Payments and Infrastructure domain. During 2009, he worked in Netherlands as a business consultant to the Digital TV business unit of NXP Semiconductors, and delivered market analysis of two new strategic, multi-million dollar business opportunities.
In early 2010, Faiz co-founded pManifold Business Solutions (India); an information and advisory services company catalyzing emerging business models in India.
Faiz leads the strategic planning and enterprise positioning assignments for clients at pManifold.Faiz holds an MBA from HEC Paris (France) and was an international scholar at the Darden School of Business of the University of Virgnia (USA).
He also holds a bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering from Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology at Nagpur (India) and a company sponsored master’s degree in Software Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology & Sciences at Pilani (India).