Ali Niknam

Founder & Chief Executive Officer bunq

Ali Niknam was born in 1981 in Canada from Iranian descent. He set up his first company when he was just 16 years old. In his early twenties he founded TransIP, the biggest domain name and web hosting provider of the Netherlands. In 2012 he set out to change the banking industry radically and founded bunq.

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