Jazz appoints Atyab Tahir as CEO JazzCash

Jazz, Pakistan’s leading digital operator (part of VEON Group NASDAQ: VEON, Euronext Amsterdam: VEON), announces the appointment of Atyab Tahir as the CEO of JazzCash effective May 1 2022.

Atyab, currently serving as Country Manager MasterCard Pakistan & Afghanistan, has over two decades of international experience in banking and consulting. Atyab has also held senior positions at Fidelity Investments, HBL, Telenor Bank and easypaisa. He holds a BA from Dartmouth College and an MBA from Babson College.

Commenting on Atyab’s appointment Aamir Ibrahim, CEO, Jazz said: “While mobile phones and payment solutions have accelerated financial inclusion in the country, a significant portion of Pakistan’s adult population remain unbanked. I am confident that under Atyab’s dynamic leadership JazzCash will help boost financial inclusion across the board through innovative and customer-centric products.”

“JazzCash is at the forefront of Pakistan’s digital revolution processing more than 5 million transactions every day and accounting for almost 7% of Pakistan’s GDP. Our aim is to build a world-class fintech serving every single Pakistani, from youth, SMEs, freelancers, with a very strong focus on the unbanked and the underbanked. I look forward to joining the Jazz family and collaborating with our partners in the telecommunications and financial services sector to unlock the true potential of Digital Pakistan.” said Atyab.

A division of Jazz, JazzCash has grown rapidly to become a leader in the country’s marketplace for digital financial services. As shown in VEON Group’s FY21 results that were released on 28 February 2022, JazzCash has 15.2 million monthly active users (+24.9% YoY) and 130,800 monthly active merchants (up by 2.3 times YoY).

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5 COMMENTS

  1. my name is Rana Raza Hussain, we have Jaz cash account of this Mobile No.03008456266. and i transfer money to my bank account HBL A/C 18347900016703 on dated :19-02-2022 at the time 02:30 pm, but still today our jaz cash account 27800 to deduct 19-02-2022 but still now transfer to my HBL acount. I complaint many time to solved this matter ,what happened to transfer amount in my account.
    I request to you please solve this issue urgent baises.

  2. Hi,
    I transfered dollars through payoneer to JazzCash on 28.07.22 but I have not received my payment. I lodged complained via emails, but no reply at all just I am receiving computer generated reply, this is not the proper.
    Hope you will resolve the issue immediately.
    My particulars are:
    Name : Parshotam
    Costumer ID: 53211380
    Transaction ID: 4366183420572132

    Mobile Number : 03213218211.
    Complainant,
    Parshotam

  3. Dear sir meray sath kisi heakar ny farad kiya meray mobile jazcash acount ko heak kar opt send kar jaz ka numinda bun kar mera mpin change kar k meray say malumat ly kar meray jazcash acount k loan sy 6500 ki raqam nikalwa li hai mea ek sada lo insan hn or heat ka pastion hn meray sath farad howa hai kindly meri raqam wapis ki jaie tarascation numbr hai 040110545449
    4 nov 6.18 pm
    ehsan ul haq mobile numbr 03014048020

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