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Broadridge Announces CFO Transition as Jim Young Steps Down the Position

U.S.-based fintech Broadridge Financial Solutions announced on Thursday  Jim Young, the company’s Chief Financial Officer, will be stepping down from his role to pursue an opportunity with Indigo Ag, Inc., a private company operating at the intersection of technology, markets, and sustainability.  According to Broadridge,… Read More

Paysafe Appoints Afshin Yazdian As CEO of Newly Formed U.S. Acquiring Division

Paysafe Group, a global payments provider, announced on Thursday it has appointed Afshin Yazdian as CEO of its newly formed U.S. Acquiring division. According to Paysafe, Yazdian will for bringing to life Paysafe’s vision of being the U.S.’s leading payments solutions provider. Paysafe reported that… Read More

Bithumb Appoints Back Young Heo As New CEO

South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb announced on Monday it has appointed Back Young Heo as its new CEO. According to Bithumb, Heo joined Bithumb in 2017 as the head of compliance and prior to Bithumb, worked in traditional finance for 14 years at Citibank, CitiCapital,… Read More

Cryptocurrency Payments Processor CoinPayments Appoints Jason Butcher as New CEO

Cryptocurrency payments processor CoinPayments announced on Wednesday it has appointed Jason Butcher as its new CEO. CoinPayment reported that Butcher has been its Chief Operating Officer since 2017, and previously as an advisor starting in 2015, helped boost CoinPayments’ monthly transactions to more than $100… Read More

Ownera Digital Securities Network Appoints Former Society Generale CIO Anthony Woolley As Europe’s Head of Business Development

Ownera, an emerging digital securities network, announced on Wednesday it has appointed Anthony Woolley as Europe’s Head of Business Development. Prior to joining the network, Woolley was the UK Chief Innovation Officer for the publicly traded French multinational investment bank and financial services firm Societe… Read More

Coinbase Appoints Barclays Vet Brett Tejpaul As New Head of Institutional Coverage

Cryptocurrency platform Coinbase has reportedly appointment former Head of Digital at Barclays, Brett Tejpaul as its new Head of Institutional Coverage. According to Coinbase, Tejpaul spent 17 years in global leadership roles in both the UK and U.S., including Global Head of Sales (across all… Read More

U.S. Fintech MoonPay Appoints Nils Puhlmannn as Security Advisor

MoonPay, a U.S. fintech company that builds develop tools for fiat-to-crypto connectivity, announced on Thursday it has appointed Nils Puhlmann as its new security advisor. According to his Linkedin profile, Puhlmann has held various positions in the cybersecurity industry, including being named Chief Trust and … Read More

UK Fintech Chip Appoints Philip Wright As New CFO

UK-based fintech Chip announced on Monday it has appointed Philip Wright as its new CFO. Chip reported that prior to joining its team, Philip was the CFO at Auto Service Finance and Babylon Health. He also leadership roles at Funding Circle (Interim Financial Operations Director)… Read More

U.S. Fintech Dwolla Appoints Former PayScape President Brady Harris as New CEO

U.S.-based fintech Dwolla announced on Tuesday it has appointed former PayScape President, Brady Harris, as its new CEO. According to Dwolla, Harris brings nearly 20 years of leadership in the payments and fintech space. Dwolla claims that during his time at PayScape, Harris had a… Read More

Former CEO of ESF Capital & ThinCats John Mould Joins CrowdProperty Board

Property investment platform CrowdProperty announced on Monday it has appointed former ESF Capital and ThinCats CEO, John Mould, as Non-Executive Director of its board. CrowdProperty reported that Mould oversaw the acquisition of ThinCats by ESF Capital and subsequently took the funding business from £150 million… Read More

UK Fintech Finastra Appoints Gary Bischoping As New CFO

UK-based fintech Finastra announced on Wednesday it has appointed Gary Bischoping as its new CFO. According to Finastra, Bischoping brings a wealth of technology experience to the team, with recently holding the role as CFO of Varian, a mid-cap medical technology U.S. multinational. Bischoping will… Read More

Global Digital Asset Exchange OKCoin Appoints Tim Byun As Global Government Relations Officer of OKGroup & Hong Fang as New CEO

Global digital asset exchange OKCoin, along with OK Group, announced on Friday its CEO Tim Byun has been appointed as Global Government Relations Officer (GGRO) of OKGroup. The OKCoin Board has appointed the company’s current Chairman, Hong Fang, to the position of CEO, effective March 31st. According to OKCoin,… Read More

FinMkt Appoints Former PayPal Executive Todd Aronoff As Vice President of Strategic Partnerships

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FinMkt, Inc., a U.S.-based provider of technology and infrastructure for the online lending industry, announced on Tuesday it has appointed Todd Aronoff as its new Vice President of Strategic Partnerships. According to FinMkt Aronoff has held positions at PayPal, China UnionPay, and Citi, with his… Read More

UK Online Mortgage Broker Trussle Appoints Ian Larkin As New CEO

UK-based online mortgage broker, Trussle, announced on Tuesday it has appointed Ian Larkin as its new CEO. The appointment comes just two months after the sudden departure of Trussle’s founding CEO Ishaan Malhi.  According to Trussle, Larkin has held senior roles at Lloyds, Virgin Money, McKinsey… Read More

College Ave Appoints Dena Glaeser As New Chief Legal Officer

Student loan marketplace, College Ave Student Loans, announced on Monday it has appointed Dena Glaeser as its new Chief Legal Officer.  College Ave reported that prior to joining the marketplace’s team, Glaeser served as the Fintech and Digital Banking attorney for Fifth Third Bank, N.A.,… Read More

Simple Appoints Tesla’s Moin Moinuddin As New Head of Engineering

Simple, a U.S. fintech and subsidiary of BBVA USA, announced on Monday it has appointed Moin Moinuddin as its new Head of Engineering. According to Simple, Moinuddin will lead all of Engineering, which includes product engineering and infrastructure. Moinuddin reportedly brings decades of experience in… Read More

ShapeShift Appoints Former Apple & PayPal Exec Lisa Loud As New COO

ShapeShift AG, an instant exchange for Bitcoin digital currency and other blockchain assets, has reportedly appointed Lisa Loud as its new COO as it reportedly prepares its expansion. As previously reported, ShapeShift helps customers convert between them, for example exchanging a token on the Bitcoin… Read More

Billtrust Appoints Former Green Dot Exec Mark Shifke as Chief Financial Officer 

Billtrust, a fintech firm focused on B2B payment cycle management, announced on Thursday it has appointed Mark Shifke as its new CFO. According to Billtrust, Shifke has more than 35 years of financial and legal experience, with his recent position being CFO of Green Dot,… Read More

Swedish Banking Group Northmill Appoints Former Klarna Product Manager Arash Eftekhari As New Chief Product Officer

Northmill, a banking group based in Sweden, announced on Wednesday it has appointed former Klarna product manager, Arash Eftekhari, as its new Chief Product Officer. According to Northmill, Eftekhari will lead product development aiming to strengthen the connection between the product and the user. Northmill… Read More

Standard Chartered Appoints Former Ripple Exec Kahina van Dyke As New Global Head of Digital Channels & Client Data Analytics

Standard Chartered, a UK-based multinational banking and financial services company with $688 billion in assets, announced on Wednesday it has appointed Kahina van Dyke as its new Global Head of Digital Channels and Client Data Analytics. According to Standard Chartered, Kahina joins from Ripple where… Read More

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