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Faisal Aftab

Co-Founder at Zayn Capital, Co-Founder MTV Pakistan; Early Investor: BTC🚀LTC🚀ETH🚀ADA

Faisal is a Co-Founder of Zayn Capital; He is the Managing Partner of Zayn Capital Frontier GP, a venture capital fund with a primary focus on seed and growth stage ventures in Pakistan and MENA.

His notable investment calls include some of the top names in the regional startup ecosystem: GrocerApp, KTrade, Truck It In, Bookme.pk, Roomy.pk, Bagallery.com, MandiExpress.pk and KnowledgePlatform.com.

Previously, Faisal was a founding team member of Lakson Venture Capital (Lakson VC); he built the fund from the ground up and led the team as Managing Partner & Executive Director.

As an early Bitcoin and Ethereum investor, Faisal has a deep understanding of global macros and blockchain’s implications on the digital economy.

Faisal has an MBA from Oxford University, joint Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Michigan State University USA. He has also been an investor in Hedge Funds, Venture Capital Funds and an active Angel Investor for over 15 years. Faisal is a limited partner of the Silicon Valley-based Venture Capital Fund 500 Startups.


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Press, Talks & Conferences


Board Seats

Bookme.pk

Board Member, Apr 2019 - Apr 2021
Bookme Tickets (Private) Limited

KnowledgePlatform.pk

Board Member, Sept 2019 - Apr 2021
Knowledge Platform (Private) Limited

MandiExpress.pk

Board Member, Feb 2020 - Apr 2021
Mandi Express (Private) Limited

Bagallery.pk

Board Member, Sept 2020 - Apr 2021
Bagallery (Private) Limited

Roomy.pk

Board Member, Sept 2020 - Apr 2021
Roomy Hotels (Private) Limited


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