Fakhry started his career in software development at 3iC Research directly after college. There, he became highly involved with the emerging financial technology industry, using his expertise to develop applications and research tools that would aid researchers and analysts.
Prior to that, Fakhry was active in Malaysia with youth development for public speaking and debate. He mostly took part as a trainer, facilitator, or adjudicator for programs held by the Malaysian Institute for Debate and Public Speaking, Nous Academy and by his own University, the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM).
Fakhry holds a BE in Computer Engineering from IIUM, Gombak, Malaysia.