Mustafa's background is in business development, building sales channels and partnerships with a focus on electronic payments, technology outsourcing and IT in general.
Prior to Aurus, Mustafa co-founded PayCube which built custom software for the acquiring industry using the global delivery model.
Mustafa also led sales and marketing for ISTS, a payments technology company focused on building frameworks based solutions for its customers, which was later acquired by Clear2Pay/FIS. In his early career, Mustafa was involved in building a revolutionary two-tier distribution channel for IT products in India, which fundamentally changed how IT off the shelf products were distributed and sold in India.
Mustafa holds a MBA degree in Marketing and a Bachelors in Electronics Engineering from Bombay University, India.