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genesis Appoints Felipe Oliveira as Global Head of Sales & Marketing

Felipe Oliveira will be instrumental in delivering genesis’ mission to help the capital markets community innovate at speed. genesis works with a wide range of financial institutions including buy-side, sell-side, execution venues and clearing houses, providing a Low Code Application Platform, built specifically for capital markets. The platform enables the creation of products and solutions without having to write substantial lines of code,... more Read more »

Aquis Exchange appoints Dabvid Buik as consultant

Aquis Exchange PLC (AQX.L), the exchange services group, which operates the pan-European cash equities trading business, Aquis Exchange, today announces that renowned business commentator David Buik will join the Company as a Consultant on 2 March 2020.  Read more »

Colin Greene appointed CEO of Licentia Group and MYPINPAD

MYPINPAD announces today that Colin Greene has been appointed Licentia Group and MYPINPAD CEO, to spearhead the global deployment of its PCI-certified PIN on Mobile solution and rapidly emerging contactless on smart device technology. Read more »

Ralph Hamers to leave ING to become CEO of UBS

Ralph Hamers, CEO of ING, will step down from his position and leave ING as of 30 June 2020. After 29 years at ING he will join UBS on 1 September 2020 and will become Group Chief Executive Officer per 1 November 2020. Over the past six years Ralph Hamers has transformed ING into a leading digital bank, on the way to become the go-to financial platform for our customers. He created value for all stakeholders and played a leading role in driving... more Read more »

Kahina van Dyke joins Standard Chartered

Kahina van Dyke, one of the leading women in the Fintech sector, has joined Standard Chartered’s Corporate, Commercial and Institutional Banking division (“CCIB”) as Global Head, Digital Channels and Client Data Analytics. Kahina joins from Ripple, the blockchain-based enterprise payments company, where she was Senior Vice President, Business & Corporate Development. She was previously Global Director, Financial Services and Payments at... more Read more »

Northmill appoints Arash Eftekhari as Chief Product Officer

The Swedish tech bank Northmill hires Arash Eftekhari as its new Chief Product Officer. Arash has extensive experience from scaling up and boost efficiency in product organizations and most recently he held the role of Product Manager at Klarna. In that position, Arash led the development of services such as Shipping Service and Instant Shopping. Previously, Arash held similar roles at Qliro and Schibsted. His mission at Northmill is to lead... more Read more »

five°degrees appoints Wilco Jiskoot as Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Today five°degrees, a global banking technology company, announces the appointment of Wilco Jiskoot as Chairman of the Supervisory Board. Read more » appointed Aman Khan as CEO (, a leading international provider of Cloud and Colocation Solutions and Services in Poland and Eastern Europe has appointed Aman Khan as its new CEO. “I am honored to take this role at”, says Aman. “Our objective remains to increase our market share in Poland and to grow faster than the competition in our key markets. We operate two most state-of-the-art Data Centers in Poland and our service portfolio ranges... more Read more »

Backbase appoints Thomas Fuss as CTO

Backbase, the world’s leading digital banking platform provider, is delighted to announce Thomas Fuss as Chief Technology Officer, effective January 2020. With a proven track record of leading forward-thinking engineering and delivery teams, Thomas will lead Backbase’s overall technology strategy. He will particularly keep a strong focus on leveraging open standards and native cloud technologies to accelerate the development of next generation... more Read more »

Centage Corporation Taps Nate Burnes as Vice President of Customer Success

Centage Corporation (, leading provider of cloud financial software that transforms how businesses budget, forecast, analyze and report, announced today that it has promoted Nate Burnes into the newly created role of Vice President of Customer Success, reporting directly to the CEO of Centage. Read more »

Saxo Bank appoints Stig Christensen as new Chief Sales Officer

Saxo Bank, the leading fintech specialist focused on multi-asset trading and investment, today announces the appointment of Stig Christensen as Chief Sales Officer. Stig has served as Chief Human Resources Officer at Saxo Bank since 2016 and will continue to hold this position as well until a permanent replacement is found.  His appointment follows the departure of Damian Bunce who has stepped down as Chief Commercial Officer.   Kim Fournais,... more Read more »

Itiviti appoints Josh Monroe to lead Americas region

Itiviti, a leading technology and service provider to financial institutions worldwide, today announced the appointment of Josh Monroe as Managing Director, Head of Americas region. An accomplished sales executive and recognized sales coach who brings more than 15 years of financial industry experience to Itiviti, Josh joins Itiviti from Ned Davis Research, where he held the position as Global Head of Sales. Read more »

New sales appointment to drive international growth for Gresham Technologies

Global fintech firm, Gresham Technologies (Gresham), has appointed Mark Bolton as its Head of International Sales to spearhead its global growth plans. In his new role, Mark will be responsible for directing the firm’s sales strategy across Asia and North America, and identifying target market segments for expansion across the entire Clareti platform. Prior to joining Gresham, Mark held senior sales leadership positions at SunGard and FIS where... more Read more »

Kneip appoints Calum Muskett as Chief Commercial Officer

 Kneip, the global leader in fund data management, is today announcing that it has appointed Calum Muskett as the company’s Chief Commercial Officer.   Muskett joins from ICIS, a RELX PLC Company, where he achieved worldwide success in delivering considerable revenue and profit growth, building valuable commercial partnerships and creating new channel strategies. Prior to this, Muskett worked with various leading financial business intelligence... more Read more »

Saxo Markets UK appoints White-Thomson as new Chairman

Saxo Markets UK Ltd., the UK subsidiary of Saxo Bank A/S, today announces the appointment of Charlie White-Thomson as new non-executive Chairman of its Board of Directors. White-Thomson has served as a non-executive director on the Board of Directors of Saxo Markets UK since 2019 and brings more than 20 years of experience in financial services. Having worked in several senior management positions, he has an extensive track-record of navigating... more Read more »


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