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Wai Kin Chan joins BidFX as Head of Asia Pacific

BidFX is proud to announce and welcome Wai Kin Chan as the Company’s new Head of Asia Pacific. Wai Kin will be responsible for sales team leadership, driving sales growth in the region as well as general management responsibilities across Asia Pacific. Read more »

Global financial crime protection specialist appoints chief operating officer

Financial crime and compliance software firm TruNarrative has strengthened its executive-level management team with the appointment of a new chief operating officer, to support the organisation’s growth. Having previously spent 11 years at major UK online retailer N Brown Group, as the company’s director of financial services, Stuart Daniels brings with him high-level expertise in risk, operations and analytics. Read more »

Mortgage Brain appoints Neil Wyatt as Sales and Marketing Director

Leading mortgage technology expert, Mortgage Brain, has appointed Neil Wyatt as Sales and Marketing Director. Neil Wyatt has over 20 years of experience in the mortgage industry and most recently held the position of Head of Distribution at Platform (The Co-operative Bank) for six years. Previous roles include Sales Director at Connect Mortgage Group and Head of Corporate Accounts at Mortgages Plc, where he was responsible for creating strategic... more Read more »

Luc Gueriane joins Moorwand as Chief Commercial Officer

Luc Gueriane, formerly Head of Business Development at Wirecard, has been appointed by Moorwand as its Chief Commercial Officer. Moorwand is a dedicated BIN sponsor, issuer and acquirer that provides Electronic Money Services and access to VISA, Mastercard, JCB and UnionPay card schemes to payment providers. Read more »

The Board of Directors of Nordea Bank Abp has appointed Frank Vang-Jensen as new President and Group CEO

Frank Vang-Jensen is currently Head of Personal Banking for the Group and a member of Group Executive Management (GEM). Read more »

CloudMargin appoints Karl Wyborn as Global Head of Business Development

CloudMargin, creator of the world’s first and only collateral and margin management solution native to the cloud, today announced the appointment of Karl Wyborn to the new role of Global Head of Business Development, effective immediately. Read more »

Finastra strengthens APAC team with Wissam Khoury as new head

Finastra has appointed Wissam Khoury to lead its Asia Pacific (APAC) business. In this new expanded role as Senior Vice President and General Manager for Middle East and Africa (MEA) and APAC, Wissam is responsible for driving Finastra’s growth strategy, strengthening its regional footprint, accelerating sales and continuing to deepen customer partnerships across both regions. Read more »

Meniga appoints Arpit Kaushik as COO

Meniga welcomes Arpit Kaushik as Meniga’s new Chief Operating Officer. Based out of Meniga’s London office, Arpit will be responsible for engineering, professional services, infrastructure services, global sales, and operations. For the past decade, Arpit has been building and developing high-performance teams within the technology sector in senior roles including Digital General Manager, Banking & Capital Markets at DXC Technology, General... more Read more »

EIT Director appointed by EIT Governing Board

The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) today announced that Martin Kern has been appointed as EIT Director by the EIT Governing Board. This decision will help the EIT deliver on its mission to increase Europe’s ability to innovate in 2020 and beyond. Read more »

Foxley Kingham appoints Phil Stevens as Tax Director

Foxley Kingham, Luton-based chartered accountants and business advisers, are delighted to announce the appointment of tax consultant Phil Stevens, who has joined the company in the role of Tax Director. Phil will provide technical tax support to clients and colleagues and will help to expand both the tax department and Foxley Kingham as a whole. His role will lead the planning and delivery of tax compliance and advisory services and help shape... more Read more »

Gemini Welcomes David Damato as Chief Security Officer

Gemini Trust Company, LLC (Gemini), a leading cryptocurrency exchange and custodian, announced today that David Damato has joined as its Chief Security Officer. Damato will lead Gemini's security program as it continues to deliver the most secure exchange and custody solution in the cryptocurrency industry. He brings more than 20 years of security leadership experience and will report directly to Gemini's Chief Executive Officer, Tyler... more Read more »

Diebold Nixdorf Names Zeeshan Naqvi As Vice President, Treasurer

Diebold Nixdorf (NYSE: DBD), a world leader in driving connected commerce for the banking and retail industries, today announced that Zeeshan Naqvi has joined the company as vice president, treasurer. Naqvi will report directly to Jeffrey Rutherford, senior vice president, chief financial officer, and will be responsible for leading and overseeing the company's global treasury, risk management and customer financing functions.  Read more »

John Pountain joins Xinja as CTO

Xinja Bank, an independent Australian neobank built from the ground up for mobile, has appointed ‘Bank of the future’ alumnus – John Pountain – as Chief Technology Officer. Mr Pountain, who worked at New York-based neobank, Moven, and before that was at BT Financial and Macquarie Group, is helping build Xinja Bank, with technology that will change banking for Australians who never want to walk into a bank branch or join a bank queue.  Read more »

Global Digital Finance appoints Sandra Ro to the GDF Board of Directors

Global Digital Finance (GDF), the industry body driving acceleration and adoption of digital finance announces today that Sandra Ro, CEO of Global Blockchain Business Council has accepted an appointment to the Board of Directors of GDF as a non-executive director, commencing 1 September 2019. Read more »

Shaun Meadows joins 11:FS as Chairman

11:FS, the challenger firm defining and building digitally native financial services through technology, product and design expertise, today announced that Shaun Meadows has joined the firm as Chairman. In the newly created role, Shaun will work with the 11:FS Board to review company objectives, examine performance, and help shape future business activity and strategy. Read more »

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