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Lisa Fiondella joins Finastra as Chief Data Officer

Finastra has hired Lisa Fiondella as Chief Data Officer to lead its comprehensive data strategy, including how data collected through the platform and various cloud-based solutions, can be best utilized. She will be responsible for developing a data product roadmap and manage the process of bringing new data products to market. Read more »

Revolut appoints Pierre Decote as Group Chief Risk Officer as global growth continues

Today, Revolut has announced the appointment of Pierre Decote as its new Group CRO as the fintech continues to expand worldwide.  Pierre Decote joins Revolut at a high growth period for the fintech, with recent global deals signed with Visa and Mastercard, allowing expansion into a number of new markets. Over one million new Revolut accounts were opened in October 2019 and the company now has over eight million customers worldwide.  Read more »

AxiomSL Appoints Claudia Thurner As EMEA General Manager to Drive Expansion

AxiomSL, the industry’s leading provider of regulatory reporting and risk management solutions today announced the appointment of Claudia Thurner as EMEA general manager. Read more »

Revolut appoints as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Revolut has today announced the appointment of Martin Gilbert as its Non-Executive Chairman, as the fast growing fintech continues to strengthen its senior leadership team in line with future growth plans. In recent months, Revolut has signed new global deals with Visa and Mastercard, expanded into Australia and Singapore, and opened one million new accounts in October.  Read more »

Finantix Appoints Two Senior Hires to European Team, Further Strengthening Presence in Key Swiss Market

Finantix, the leading global provider of trusted technology to the wealth management, insurance and banking industries, is pleased to announce the appointment of two further senior hires as part of the Finantix Swiss-based team. Albert Iselin joins as Executive Director for DACH (Germany, Austria, and Switzerland) and Anja de Troyer joins as Client Product Manager, both wit Read more »

Alliance between EWPN and Wnet sees increased benefits on both sides of the Atlantic for women in fintech and payments

The European Women Payments Network (EWPN) and the U.S.-based Women’s Network in Electronic Transactions (Wnet) share a mission to create better opportunities for women and the men that advocate for them in the fintech and payments industries. As a result of their like-minded goals to improve inclusion and diversity, the two organisations today announced they are coming together to allow their respective members to share the benefits of both... more Read more »

Wematch appointed Jack Jeffery as Chairman

Wematch, the global multi-asset-class, web-based matching and negotiation platform, has appointed Jack Jeffery as Chairman of its Board. With more than 35 years’ experience in financial markets, Jack was previously CEO at electronic fixed income platform MTS and also at EBS, the spot FX electronic broking platform. Jack served 11 years at Citigroup, where he was Global Head of FX options. Read more »

Flywire Appoints New President and COO

Flywire, a provider of global payment solutions for businesses and institutions, today announced the appointment of Rob Orgel to the newly created position of President and Chief Operating Officer. In the role, Orgel will oversee the company’s global payment network, business operations, finance, legal, compliance, and corporate strategy and development. He will report to CEO Mike Massaro who will now focus his efforts on the company’s long-term... more Read more »

Solactive Appoints Head of Product Development and Announces Further Evolution of Management

Solactive is pleased to announce the addition of a new senior position to its organization. Peter Diel joined the firm as Head of Product Development on November 1st, 2019, running Solactive’s index development departments. The appointment runs alongside further alignments of responsibilities, while the company keeps evolving its business and organization.   Read more »

Nets makes changes to the Executive Committee

The payments industry is undergoing heavy consolidation and internationalisation. Nets is actively taking part in this development with the ambition of building a leading European payments player. Recently, several newly acquired companies have been integrated into the group, and Nets has decided to focus on and invest into its strongholds and scalable businesses within merchant services and processing. To enable the next phase of the strategic... more Read more »

Corlytics appointed Stacey English as Chief Digital Officer

Corlytics, the global leader in regulatory risk rating has appointed Stacey English to its executive team as Chief Digital Officer.  Stacey will lead Corlytics’ digital content, distribution and marketing strategy.  She will also manage key customer and partnership relationships. Read more »

Finantix ramps up commitment to global wealth management market with appointment of Christine Ciriani as Chief Commercial Officer

Following the investment announced by Motive Partners less than a year ago, Finantix, the leading global provider of trusted technology to the wealth management, insurance and banking industries, is pleased to report on the progress this has yielded. Read more » Hires ex Receipt Bank CRO, the leading business funding platform for accountants, has appointed ex Receipt Bank CRO, Nelson Da Silva, as Chief Revenue Officer. The new hire comes following a period of growth for the company, which closed a £3.5m funding round in February 2019, subsequently doubling its staff headcount, and confirms’s position as an accounting technology business.    Read more »

Finastra appoints Mehjabeen Poonawala as new India Head

 Finastra today announced the appointment of Mehjabeen Poonawala as its new Head of India. In this new expanded role, Mehjabeen is responsible for driving Finastra’s growth strategy and deepening the company’s partnerships and footprint in India, in addition to her existing roles as Site Lead for Pune and Head of Finastra’s Agile Center of Excellence. Read more »

Trading Technologies Hires COO and Chief Growth Office

Trading Technologies International, Inc. (TT), a global provider of high-performance professional trading software, infrastructure and data solutions, today announced the hiring of two new executives: Russ Cotton as chief operating officer and Craig Mohan as chief growth officer. Both hires will start work next month. Read more »


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