NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tassat Group, Inc., the leading provider of real-time digital payments solutions, today announced the appointment of Zain Saidin as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Saidin assumes the CEO position after serving as Chief Operating Officer of Tassat since February 2023. Kevin R. Greene will continue his role at Tassat as the Chairman of the Board of Directors.
“We have tremendous confidence in Zain’s leadership,” said Chairman Kevin R. Greene. “Over the past nine months, he has been instrumental as Chief Operating Officer in executing our strategic vision and enhancing our service capabilities as a technology company. We’re set to embark on a new phase of growth as we continue to develop innovative products across the financial services landscape.”
Since joining the company, Saidin has played a crucial role in executing Tassat’s long-term business goals and overseeing the launch of new product offerings, including multiple fiat currency functionality and fund management solutions. As an innovative technology veteran, Saidin’s robust expertise and strategic vision have catalyzed Tassat’s product offerings in 2023.
“I am honored and grateful to Tassat’s Chairman, Board of Directors, and our outstanding team for the opportunity to serve as Chief Executive Officer,” said Saidin. “Tassat houses a best-in-class group of technologists who continue to strengthen customers of all sizes with secure, real-time payments technology, 24/7/365. Our milestones in 2023 are a testament to our robust suite of digital payments solutions, and I’m thrilled to lead our team as we bolster our roster of strategic partners.”
Saidin assumes the role of CEO with over 25 years in leadership positions in the technology industry. A highly accomplished business leader, Saidin is also a lifelong innovator, holding 15 fundamental technology patents.
Saidin’s appointment comes in tandem with Tassat’s renewed emphasis on product development and expansion into new markets. The firm plans to continue to invest in real-time solutions such as TassatPay® to empower the financial services industry to meet the global demands of the digital economy. In November 2023, Tassat was honored as the winner of the 2023 Payments Tech of the Year award at the annual U.S. Fintech Awards ceremony, held at the Edison Ballroom in New York City.
About Tassat Group
Tassat Group, Inc. is a N.Y.-based technology company that is the leading provider of private blockchain-based, real-time digital payments solutions including TassatPay, which enables banks to provide their corporate clients with instantaneous, secure, real-time payments 24/7/365. TassatPay has become the most trusted blockchain-based platform for the banking industry and its B2B clients with more than $1.4 trillion in secure, real-time transactions to date. Tassat has added Smart Contracts and Fedwire functionality to make TassatPay a one-stop shop for B2B Payments. Tassat was honored with a 2021 Google Cloud Customer Award for innovation in financial services. For more information, visit us at www.tassat.com, on Twitter or on LinkedIn.