Ahmed Ali Larik, a Pakistani-born IT (Information Technology) specialist, has received recognition by being named one of the Top 100 Saudi visionary leaders in the coveted DT 100 list. This honor is given in honour of his remarkable efforts to enhancing online banking. He is the sole recipient of this honor from Pakistan this year.
Mr. Larik rose to prominence for his innovative work at EMKAN Finance, a division of Alrahji Bank, one of the biggest Islamic banks in the world, which advanced digital banking and fintech (financial technology).
The DT 100 program honors Saudi Arabia’s top technologists for their outstanding accomplishments. It draws attention to those who have led the way in local technical advancements.
Ahmed Ali Larik has received acclaim for his contribution to Saudi Arabia’s increased emphasis on economic innovation. He is a well-known authority in the area and is frequently asked to speak at significant business conferences where he shares his knowledge and experience as a technology strategist. Additionally, the Global CIO forum named him a “Technology Master” and included him among the top 200 CIOs.