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Vinay Gokaldas

Vinay Gokaldas

Founder & CEO, Pasiv Financial
Vinay Gokaldas, the founder & CEO of Pasiv Financial, is a seasoned financial professional with over 11 years of experience in financial markets. His journey began at T3 Capital, where he traded US equities and commodity futures for a hedge fund. Later, at AOI Capital, he focused on developing high-yield ETF baskets in the realm of systematic trading. In 2015, Vinay ventured to Dubai, where he traded gold futures for Babuntu Capital LLC, gaining exposure to precious metals trading across African mineral projects. Vinay's academic background is impressive, with a double major BSc in Economics & Finance from Bentley University and an MSc in Computer Science from New York University. Driven by a passion for helping individuals achieve their financial goals, Vinay founded Pasiv Financial at the DIFC in Dubai, and is the driving force behind Pasiv; a company that pioneered the use of a GPT assistant in brokerage, and the region's first micro investing platform.