Nazar has been in the software development industry for over 15 years. Prior to Lisk, he worked as a Senior Software Architect leading three products for eKomi. He has also worked in a range of industries, including education, finance and governmental services. Nazar had been looking into blockchain technology for over a year before he realized he was interested in pursuing a career in it. He loves learning how to harness new technologies and blockchain was at the top of the list. In his free time, Nazar enjoys writing poetry and prose. Nazar holds a Bachelor of General Science in Mathematics and a Bachelor of Computer Science from the Virtual University in Pakistan.