Mr. Zuhursho Rahmatulloev is Co-Founder and CEO of Alif Capital, a micro-credit and deposit organization. Currently he is working on two projects in the fields of mobile payments and outbound tourism. Prior to joining Alif Capital, from 2011-12, Mr. Rahmatulloev served as CEO at BDO Tajikistan, one of the leading audit firms in the country. Previously he also co-founded a number of start-ups in real estate and tourism. In addition, he co-founded a Public Organization, “Peshraft,” which supports young Tajik leaders through various stipend programs as well as different charity events. Mr. Rahmatulloev holds an MA in International Political Economy with merit from the University of Warwick, UK (2010) and a BA in Business Administration with merit from London South Bank University (2009). He also holds a Chartered Islamic Finance Professional degree from the International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (2013), a leading educational institution in the field.