PayFast, the first payment gateway in Pakistan to receive Commercial Approval from the State Bank, has on-boarded marketing giant 6thCreation as an aggregator. The agreement will allow merchants signed by the agency to enable online payments on their websites through PayFast.
PayFast allows merchants to receive payments from their customers through various methods, such as their bank account numbers, mobile wallets and debit/credit cards. The gateway functions with the utmost security, thereby mitigating loss for merchants through due diligence and industry-standard fraud detection.
6thCreation was founded in 2020 by Omer Shahid and Fahad Maqsood, a team of marketing, management and media production individuals, committed to serving at the forefront of the digital and outdoor advertising and promotional spaces to deliver market-leading results for businesses, events and organizations. They have a diverse portfolio of clients that belong to the FMCG, Fashion, Real Estate, B2B, E-commerce, Health and Education industries.
Adnan Ansari, Chief Business Officer – PayFast, said in a statement, “6thCreation has been making huge waves by providing unique and modern marketing solutions for the needs of their clients. We feel proud to welcome the company to our merchant ecosystem and allow it to enable digital payments for its large customer base.”
Mr Omer Shahid, CEO and Co-Founder – 6thCreation, said “PayFast has earned the first commercial license from State Bank of Pakistan for payment gateway as the first digital authorized gateway. Through this signing, we aim to enable a digitized system of payments and 6th Creation wants to be a part of this digital journey for Pakistan in general and the Fintech Industry in particular. The signing is the new beginning that our input will be a benchmark for any digital partnership. We are hopeful to have a revolutionary shift in the digital payments that is happening around the world and we are also at forefront of digitizing it through PayFast”.