Farid Ismayilzada, Founder and CEO, GoldenPay
Farid Ismayilzada is the founder and CEO of GoldenPay.
Farid founded GoldenPay in 2007. Today, it is largest online payment provider in Azerbaijan.
Before opening GoldenPay, Farid headed the Azerbaijani branch of the U.S. company SilverKey Technologies. He also launched a series of successful technology startups in Azerbaijan’s capital, Baku, and was selected as the chairman of the ICT Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Azerbaijan (AmCham Azerbaijan). He was later appointed as a member of AmCham Azerbaijan’s Board of Directors.
Farid has bachelor’s degrees in international relations and high-tech business administration from Turkey and the United States. He also has an eMBA from ADA University and the Maastricht School of Management.
Farid speaks five foreign languages.