Dr Farhad Reyazat, Founder & CEO of Smarty Software has been nominated for the Inspiration Award by Computing Network.
Farhad Reyazat (PhD in Risk Management) is a serial entrepreneur, investor and an academic lecturer. He is a founder and chairman of number of businesses including Smarty Software, B&F Services, Global Risk Management Group and Maison Vie. He is also an active investor in the UK based start-ups including The Market Mogul, York Cocoa House, Hugge, Plum Fintech and many more.
Farhad was awarded his B.A. and M.S in Finance studies and went on to achieve his PhD in Risk Management from Southampton University after completing training courses in London Business School. Farhad has had over 15 years of experience in corporate banking where he played an important role including Chairman of a few investment and leasing companies in Europe & Middle East. His interest includes small business, technology, risk management, network theory in finance, theory of ultra-small world of banking, operational risk, systemic risk, risk modelling.
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