About Us

We strive to create value that empowers people and enriches lives. Our passion for innovation is only seconded by our love for creativity.

Avanza Group

Avanza Group of Companies – an 18 year old technology powerhouse that contributes to a range of industries with its state-of-the-art products that include advanced channel banking applications, customer experience management solutions, Blockchain, AI, and Smart City applications.

Avanza is viewed as a thought-leader in nascent technologies across the region, thus winning the admiration and confidence of not just customers but also of industry partners such as Microsoft, Gartner, IBM, regulators and government entities.

Our Credo

The fundamental drive behind all our endeavors is to continuously progress technology forward. We work to create products and services that create a real difference and add value to everyday life.

Avanza fosters an environment of collective wisdom among people to create a strong common vision, encourage collaboration, and work towards a progressive future. This creates the environment that enables us to create solutions that take our clients to the next level.

We have an endless pursuit of creating lasting synergies with our clients, tailored to their individual needs, developed to help them realize the potential of their brands in the short and long term.

Innovation is deeply woven into our culture, with our technology being fueled by the ideas coming from people, industry insights, end users, and our rigorous R&D practices. We strive to create solutions that enable lasting and long term growth for all stakeholders.


Adding value to everyday life through people-centric innovation.

Avanza strives to create forward looking products and services that are designed from the ground up to solve real problems for our clients and end-users alike. Our drive towards innovation and progress is fueled by the efforts of people working together to solve issues on a broader scale, thereby creating platforms that take the industry as a whole forward.


Valuing Integrity and Trust

Integrity is the foundation on which we do business. We constantly strive to earn the trust of our clients by committing to the highest standards of quality, excellence, and relationships characterized by honesty and fairness.

Delivering Sustainable Value

We focus on continually growing and delivering sustainable value to our clients through exceptional performance.

Innovating with Excellence

We take industries forward by turning ideas into reality by advancing cutting-edge technologies that add real value to everyday life.

Empowering People

We encourage our teams and associates to take initiatives and bring in creative ideas that enrich the working experience and ultimately enable professional and personal growth.

Embracing Diversity

The diversity of our people inspires fresher perspectives, ideas, and better ways of addressing the changing needs of the businesses and people that we serve.

Message from the CEO

Mahmood Kapurwala

Chief Executive Officer, Avanza Group

Mahmood Kapurwala

Chief Executive Officer, Avanza Group

The Avanza name has been around for nearly two decades and we always strived to create innovative and forward looking services and solutions which improve the lives of our end customers.

Avanza has always strived to create forward looking services and solutions that form a strong and sustainable competitive advantage for our clients. I am proud of the DNA that we have built into our culture, which forms the foundation for creativity and innovation at Avanza.

Our collective focus on the vision to enrich everyday life gives us the ability to work in close collaboration across functions and organizations to create great synergies that ultimately create great products.

Avanza serves clients across the globe and as CEO of the group, I am proud of the reach our technology has had and the change it has brought in the world.

Our journey hasn’t just been a run at the bottom line, it is a story of how technology has changed our lives and how it continues to shape tomorrow. This evolution in our lives as business people, innovators, creators, and users is all part of that story. This has been possible all because of the combined efforts of all our people, who have pooled in their creativity and vision towards a common goal to create a better and modern world. I hope our story serves as an inspiration in your journey as well, whether you are an innovator or someone in search for innovation.

Looking ahead, we aim to focus on consistent growth, evolution, and innovation to push ourselves and our clients into a different, much better future.

Board of Directors

Mahmood Kapurwala

Mr. Mahmood Kapurwala is the CEO of Avanza Group. In addition, he also chairs Avanza’s Global Leadership Committee (AGLC). With more than 18 years of experience in IT and financial sectors, Mr. Kapurwala is responsible for managing and driving the annual business performance of the group of companies, formulating and executing long-term strategies, and interacting with clients, employees, investors, and other stakeholders. He is Avanza’s primary decision and policy maker, setting the company’s values, ethics, and culture.
Mr. Kapurwala has been associated with Avanza since 2002 and has been instrumental in the growth of the company over the years. In his extensive career with Avanza, Mr. Kapurwala has held a wide variety of leadership positions across different functions. He is a business graduate and an MBA Gold Medalist from SZABIST.

Waqas Mirza

Mr. Waqas Mirza is on the Board of Directors at the Avanza Group and also the CEO of Avanza Innovations.

As the CEO of Avanza Innovations, Waqas has been passionately building the company as a technology powerhouse that has an impressive portfolio of services and on-ground implementations across areas like: Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence, Robotic Process Automation, Smart City Enablement and Customer Engagement.

Waqas Mirza has also been serving on the board of directors for Avanza since November 2011 and is also a member of Avanza’s Global Leadership and Innovation Committees.

Waqas holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Sciences from FAST-NU and Master’s in Business Administration from London Business School.

Omer Ahmed Khan

Mr. Omer Ahmed Khan holds a position on the Board of Directors of the Avanza Group and also is the COO of Avanza Solutions. He is responsible for managing and driving the product development, implementation, and support and is also involved in innovation and new product initiatives for the company.

He has been serving on the board of directors since November 2011 and is also a member of Avanza’s Global Leadership Committee. Omer has been associated with Avanza since 2002 and has been instrumental in taking the company’s product portfolio to the next level. He has been successfully leading new ventures and the company’s overall technology strategy.

Omer holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Sciences from GIK Institute and Master’s in Computer Science from University of Southern California.