Pakistani-Canadian Tech Entrepreneur Salman Merchant Opens up Pinease Tech Unit in Pakistan
Pinease is a Canadian Software Delivery Firm that opened its new center in Pakistan. It is Co-founded by Salman Merchant – a Pakistani Canadian Entrepreneur. Salman has also worked as a Chief Technology Officer for many well-renowned brands in Canada.
Pinease is a sheer product of hard work and dedication established by just another Pakistan. Salman, as he recalls had to sleep on high streets as he did not have money to pay for the house. He recalls a time when he had a few hours left to pay for his final examinations but despite cutting expenses, he was unable to obtain the entire amount.
He had to seek help from one of his lecturers at the university. The lecturer happily paid the exam fee but refused to take back the amount and asked Sal to pass it on to someone who is in need.
This is what motivated him to not only bring business to Pakistan. But also open Foundations in Remote areas to provide computer and IT education.
Salman started his career as a freelance developer and moved to the UK for higher studies in 2012. During his stay in Canada, he gained experience in the tech industry. And did a deep dive into it by working with various tech executives.
Working with the Public and Private Sector in the UK; he has an extensive experience in Cyber security Standards and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) so he decided to take his skills to use and moved to Canada in 2016 and established his Digital Agency with the name of Pinease Technology that is providing Cyber Security and Web Application solutions to many well-renowned brands in Canada including Deloitte, Lone Wolf Technologies and HK Strategies.
With continuous hard work and innovation in the IT Industry,
Pinease Technology – awarded as the most reliable service provider in 2020. And it rated in the top 25 growing IT companies in Canada.
The company has also won the highest number of contracts ever in the history of Robert Half. (due to its top-quality service and dedication).
During the COVID19, the company became a helping hand for many Franchises and SMEs. And it helped build the COVID Screening platform in accordance with the Canadian COVID regulations.
Now, the company has aimed to expand its operations in Pakistan. And opened its first delivery center in Karachi to provide job opportunities for the Young Talented Individuals of Pakistan.
The Opening ceremony of the new Office was held on 3rd June 2022 where many Top Canadian CEOs including PETER SCULLY (CEO & President BioPed Footcare Inc) joined and inaugurated the event.
In conclusion, the company is also introducing a Skill Development program for IT professionals in Pakistan. Which will enable the developers in Pakistan to upgrade their skills to the western market.