Faycal Belyazid

In his current role, Mr. Belyazid oversees regional sales and account management activities for Nasdaq’s core technology offerings to exchanges, clearinghouses, depositories, and emerging marketplaces. Based in Dubai since early 2014, Mr. Belyazid is responsible for managing Nasdaq relationships with the regional capital markets players and influential financial entities. His work focuses mainly on technology provisions spanning surveillance, trading, settlement, clearing and depositories; advisory services; human capital development; and capital market development through promotion of best practices and the implementation of international standards to the region.

Prior to Nasdaq, Mr. Belyazid has been involved in a wide spectrum of sectors including international trade, telecommunications, financial markets, technology international sales; exchange trading, clearing and settlement.
Mr. Belyazid holds a B.Sc. Degree in Internal Business and Finance from AUI University in Morocco; and M.Sc. Degree in International Business from Gothenburg University in Sweden. He is fluent in Arabic, French, English and Swedish.