At Rayn we approach everything we do with authenticity and with passion. As entrepreneurs, operators and investors, we not only empathize with but embrace the unique struggle involved in building something special. We become deeply invested in our partner companies and together we believe we can tackle the hardest problems.
Prior to founding Rayn, Tania served as an advisor to the Prime Minister of Pakistan where she put in place a framework for the country’s digitization journey and started the “Digital Pakistan” movement. She also played a key role in ensuring Pakistan’s Covid-19 data driven response strategy as part of the National Command and Operations Center (NCOC).
Tania spent over a decade at Google in the US and Singapore where she was a Director of Product Management for Next Billion Users and Payments. Tania also started Google’s business in the South Asia Frontier Markets (Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka), and led those teams as the Country Manager.
Earlier, she co-founded a health-tech startup – ClickDiagnostics – and was a consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton. Tania holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a BSc from Brandeis University.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
Prior to founding Rayn, Khurram was the Head of Partnerships for Payments across the Next Billion User (NBU) markets for Google. In addition he built out and led the Pakistan market at Google Singapore, growing it 10x in less than 5 years.
Previously, he was involved in corporate and investment banking with Habib Bank Limited, across Pakistan and China. Khurram started his career in consulting with Analysis Group, working for cases such as Microsoft’s antitrust lawsuits and the Enron bankruptcy.
Khurram founded Oraan, a fintech with the mission of developing community savings products; and Parho Likho to spread his love for his mother tongue Urdu.
Khurram has an MBA from INSEAD and a BSc from Middlebury, with a focus on Economics, Mandarin and Computer Science.
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Prior to founding Rayn, Mo spent two decades at Accenture, most recently as a Managing Director in their Communications, Media & Technology (CMT) group advising and consulting with global clients such as AT&T, GSMA, Telenor, StarHub, Telkom Malaysia, Google, Facebook, Grab, Gojek & Lazada. He led Accenture’s Sales & Operations in CMT ASEAN, growing it 7x in 3 years. He has worked with some of the regions fasting growing unicorns – one merging with a US listed SPAC, the other leading to a $18B merger to form the largest technology group in South East Asia.
Prior to Accenture, Mo was a product engineer at a large telecommunications company in the US specializing in new product enhancements for wide area network communication analyzers.
Mo is an active tech angel investor and board member. When he is not working, he finds himself busy teaching his children how best to use technology by conducting various robotics related projects around his household.
Mo holds a BSc. in Electrical Engineering from Case Western Reserve University & has completed his Executive Education in Strategy & Innovation from the MIT Sloan School of Management. He considers himself a lifelong builder & learner!
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world: indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.
We aim to be the partners of choice to organizations and governments seeking to create a better future for their companies, industries or communities.
We don’t just invest in technology startups, we invest to empower the next generation - we invest to catalyze the emerging tech ecosystems in nations that we believe can be transformed through the power of technology.
We love tinkering with product ideas that we believe will create sustainable impact and we welcome people with ideas or those looking to work with people who have ideas. This is where we experiment!