Jawwad Farid is a serial founder with 4 ventures, 5 books and one cross border exit to his name. He is also a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries, Columbia Business School and FAST NUCES alumni.
Within the startup community his interest lies at the intersection of education, financial services, impact investments and teaching. He ran the financial modeling boot camp at Nest I/O, Katalyst Labs and was APICTA pitch mentor for Team Pakistan for 13 years. His own ventures specialized in compliance risk tech engines for financial services and teaching rocket science to ordinary mortals.
Jawwad taught at the SP Jain Global School of Management in Dubai and Singapore, at IBA and Habib University in Karachi. He currently splits his time between risk and actuarial consulting for insurance clients at Alchemy Technologies, and as a Professor of Practice at IBA, Karachi. Jawwad is the author of Models at Work (Palgrave Macmillan), Option Greeks Primer (Palgrave Macmillan), Portfolio Optimization Models, Founder Puzzles and Reboot.