Dakshesh Patel (CEO): Daks has extensive experience in banking. Formerly CFO of NatWest’s Global Debt and Investment Banking division he advised a major UK banking group in restructuring its business, and has advised two of the largest merchant acquirers in the UK. He co-founded Longbridge Capital, a finance consultancy operating in Europe, Africa and Asia, e-Logistics, a transport management business, and Yespay, a payment gateway acquired by Worldpay.
Nicholas Ricketts (Chief Marketing Officer): Nic is a brand specialist and has worked on Dulux, Nokia, Nissan and Fujitsu Siemens Computers, Infiniti cars and Access financial software. He has also run two successful through-the-line agencies, launched new media products in Asia, and worked client-side in both marketing and sales. Nic gained in-depth experience with Visa, developing programmes for Member Banks and merchants across the CEMEA region.
Michael Josiah (Chief Technology Officer): Michael has over 15 years of technology experience. He built the UK's first commercial money transfer system and has been deeply involved in the payments industry for over a decade. He was the main architect of Europe’s leading charity donation platform, and headed its development team through to successful launch. He has advised clients such as MacMillan Cancer Relief for the management of their online donations, direct debits, credit card transactions and gift aid.
Sandeep Kunte (CFO): Sandeep has extensive experience in strategic planning, business performance management, and financial analysis, gained at Barclays and Lloyds Bank in the UK. He also brings strategy expertise gained as a consultant at the Monitor Group in the US. His early career was with the World Bank. He grew up in India, but spent much of his working life abroad, experiencing first hand what it is like to make cross-border payments.