Dr. Saiful Khandaker
President, CEO & Founder
Dr. Saiful Khandaker has worked in information technology of various fortune 100 companies of the United States of America. He has founded Fama Cash, an international financial technology company based in USA, UK, India and Bangladesh.
Fama Cash is creating a global mobile money network across the world. In phase one, Fama Cash will operate from all 50 states of the USA, UK, EU, Malaysia, Bangladesh, India, UAE, and Saudi Arabia. Fama Cash is headquartered in New York city, New York.
Dr. Saiful Khandaker received a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Information system and a Master of Science in Technology Management. He also received a Doctor of Management degree in Organizational Leadership.
In 1994, Dr. Khandaker started his career with Delta Airlines as a software engineer where he developed software for flight scheduling. After Delta, he joined BellSouth Mobility which later merged with AT&T Mobility. At AT&T, Dr. Khandaker was responsible for software development that produced monthly billing statements for 60 million customers.
Out of passion to give back to Bangladesh, Dr. Khandaker founded a software outsourcing company in Bangladesh in 1998 called ‘Dynamic Solution Innovators (DSI).’ During his involvement with DSI, Dr. Khandaker and DSI has developed software for many small to Fortune 500 Clients in the United States, including General Electric (GE). Dr. Khandaker took GE outsourcing to Bangladesh in 2009.
When questioned regarding Fama Cash’s product reliance, Dr. Khandaker said that Fama Cash is fully reliable and secure. Fama Cash has its own cyber-security team for customer’s data security.
Speaking about his Fama Cash’s future programme, Dr. Khandaker said in 2020, Fama Bank will be launched in multiple international countries including USA and EU.
Saiful Khandaker is associated with various organizations besides Fama Cash. He is the President of the US-Bangladesh Technology Association of North America (USBTANA). He is the US coordinator of the World Bangladesh Organization (WBO), Paris, US coordinator of the First Bangladesh Global Summit in Kuala Lumpur, 2016. He is an Ex-General Secretary of Bangladesh Association of Georgia.
He participated in various FOBANA events and gave IT related presentations for last 15 years. Dr. Khandaker was a Keynote speaker in Fintech seminar of the Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS) in 2019. Dr. Khandaker organized Bangladesh High Official delegation including Advisor Sajeeb Wazed, Ex-Commerce Minister Col (Rtd.) Faruk Khan and Late Mayor Annisul Huq to present IT outsourcing capabilities in front of 200 Chief Information Officers in Arizona State of USA.
Dr. Saiful Khandaker further says that Fama Cash and USBTANA to work for creating women employment in Bangladesh.
Fama Cash has already established partnership with an innovation club in Bangladesh that has innovation centers in 64 districts.
Regarding his personal life, Dr. Khandaker said, he hails from Pabna district. He was born in 1968. He spent his childhood in Rajshahi. He obtained his SSC from Rajshahi Collegiate School in 1984 and HSC from Rajshahi College in 1986. Dr. Khandaker lives in Pennsylvania with his wife and two children.
His father was a Muktibahini Commander in Pabna in 1971 Liberation War.