Ismail Dawood

Ismail Dawood, Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Dawood is our Chief Financial Officer. A public company veteran, he brings more than 20 years of experience building and leading financial teams, including deep knowledge across capital allocation and management, operational efficiency, financial planning and analysis, accounting, strategic planning and investor relations. He most recently served as Chief Financial Officer of Paysafe, a global payments platform focused primarily on the entertainment sector. Additionally, he has served as Chief Financial Officer for Branch International, a machine learning-based financial services firm, WageWorks, Santander Consumer USA Holdings and the Investment Services Division of BNY Mellon. Mr. Dawood earned an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a BS in Finance, summa cum laude, from St. John’s University. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst.