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Blockchain Association Singapore Appoints Richard Teng as Member of its Advisory Board

Blockchain Association Singapore (BAS) reveals that it has appointed Richard Teng, former CEO at the Financial Services Regulatory Authority at Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), as a member to its Advisory Board. Teng brings extensive experience working in the global financial and Fintech industry across… Read More

ASEAN Financial Innovation Network Confirms Appointment of H.E. Serey Chea, Others as Advisors, Board Members

The ASEAN Financial Innovation Network (AFIN) recently confirmed the appointment of H.E Serey Chea, Prof. Olayinka David-West as advisors and Latha Ayyar as an independent director to its board. The ASEAN Financial Innovation Network (AFIN) has been established in order to facilitate innovation and cooperation… Read More

Transcend, which Focuses on De-Risking Collateral Decision-Making, Appoints Rajen Patel at its London Offices

Transcend, an established provider of analytics, optimization, and automation for collateral, liquidity, and funding, has reportedly hired Rajen Patel who will be leading European sales, strategy and the firm’s ongoing expansion efforts. As Transcend continues to expand its international presence and customer base, it is… Read More

FINMA Licensed Swiss Bank, SEBA Bank, Appoints Sam Lin as New CEO for Asia

SEBA Bank, a FINMA licensed Swiss Bank offering a seamless, secure, and easy-to-use bridge between digital and traditional assets, has confirmed the appointment of Sam Lin to the position of CEO Asia with “immediate effect.” This appointment “demonstrates SEBA Bank’s commitment to strengthening its status… Read More

Global Fintech GoCardless Appoints Alexandra Chiaramonti as its GM for Southern Europe

GoCardless, a global Fintech in account-to-account payments, has reportedly appointed Alexandra Chiaramonti as its GM of Southern Europe. Chiaramonti will be responsible for leading GoCardless‘ ongoing growth in the region by continuing to recruit new talent in order to strengthen the firm’s presence in its… Read More

Pakistani Online Payments Fintech SadaPay Appoints Muhammad Khalil as Head of Internal Audit

Pakistani online payments Fintech SadaPay reveals that they’ve welcomed Muhammad Khalil who’s joining them as their new Head of Internal Audit. As noted in an update from SadaPay, Khalil brings audit experience from “some of Pakistan’s leading corporates” including U Microfinance Bank, Wi-Tribe as well… Read More

Cyprus Regulated Digital Assets Hedge Fund ARK36 Hires Loukas Lagoudis as Exec Director

Cyprus-regulated digital assets hedge fund ARK36 announced that it is appointing Loukas Lagoudis to serve as Executive Director and Socrates Minas as Investor Relations Manager in order to strengthen its Cyprus investment division. According to a note shared with Crowdfund Insider, Loukas Lagoudis will be… Read More

Switzerland based Proptech Firm Properti Continues Expanding Operations, Hires Umut Sentürk as COO

The team at Properti, a technology-driven real estate firm focused on modernizing residential properties in Europe, reveals that it remains focused on expanding its operations. They recently welcomed Umut Sentürk as their new Chief Operating Officer at Properti AG. As noted in an update from the… Read More

Saudi Arabia based Fintech Geidea, which Supports Small Businesses, Appoints Nick Ogden to its Board of Directors

Geidea, one of the largest Fintechs in Saudi Arabia in terms of market share, has reportedly appointed the global financial services and Fintech-focused professional Nick Ogden to the company’s Board of Directors. Geidea’s management states: “Supporting small businesses to succeed is at the heart of… Read More

Mette Ingeman Pedersen to Join Denmark’s Saxo Bank, which Specializes in Online Trading, Investments

Mette Ingeman Pedersen will reportedly be joining Saxo Bank as the firm’s newly appointed Group Chief Financial Officer and member of the Board of Management and Executive Team. Mette will be reporting directly to Kim Fournais, CEO and Founder at Saxo Bank, a Danish investment… Read More

Australia Stock Exchange listed Cirralto Ltd to Acquire Sydney based Fintech Invigo Pty Ltd

Cirralto Limited (ASX: CRO) has committed to a binding share sale agreement in order to acquire Sydney-headquartered Fintech firm, Invigo Pty Ltd. with a completion date of July 12, 2021. The deal is currently subject to the fulfillment of conditions precedent under the SSA. The… Read More

British Retail Banking Platform Tesco Bank Appoints Gary Duggan as CEO, Tesco Underwriting, Other Roles

Tesco Bank, a British retail bank that has been wholly-owned by Tesco plc since 2008, has confirmed the appointment of Gary Duggan as the institution’s interim CEO, Tesco Underwriting, and interim Chief Insurance Officer. Tesco Bank, which was formed as part of a venture between… Read More

Digital Banking: Hong Kong’s Virtual Bank Airstar Appoints Xiaomi’s CFO Alain Lam Sai Wai as Chair of BoD

Hong Hong-based digital banking platform Airstar Bank has confirmed the appointment of Xiaomi’s Chief Financial Officer Alain Lam Sai Wai as its new Chairperson of the Board of Directors (BoD). The previous Chair, Lei Jun, the Chinese billionaire businessman who established Xiaomi, has now stepped… Read More

UK Finance Confirms Appointment of Matt Hammerstein, Lucy-Marie Hagues, John Hourican, Max Roberts to its Finance Board

UK Finance has confirmed four new appointments to the UK Finance Board – which are all effective as of July 1, 2021. Matt Hammerstein, CEO of Barclays Bank UK; Lucy-Marie Hagues, CEO at Capital One UK; John Hourican, Chief Executive of NewDay Group; and Max… Read More

Fintech DIGITEC, the Global Standard for FX Swaps, Establishes London Offices, to be Managed by Stephan von Massenbach

DIGITEC, the international standard for carrying out foreign exchange (FX) Swaps and NDF pricing and data, reveals that it has established a new London office, which will be led by Stephan von Massenbach who joins the company as MD, Chief Revenue Officer. Part of DIGITEC’s… Read More

Equifax UK Appoints Phil McGilvray as Managing Director for Firm’s Debt Services Division

Equifax UK revealed on Monday (June 28, 2021) that they have appointed Phil McGilvray to serve as the new Managing Director for the firm’s Debt Services business, which incorporates TDX Group and Indesser. An experienced commercial leader with a career of over 20 years focused… Read More

Chainalysis Secures $100M via Series E from Coatue, Others, Blockchain Analysis Firm Now Valued at $4.2B

The team at Chainalysis, a leading blockchain analysis firm, is pleased to confirm that they’ve acquired $100 million in capital via a Series E round that was led by Coatue, bringing the company’s valuation to $4.2 billion. Previous investors Benchmark, Accel, Addition, Dragoneer, Durable Capital… Read More

Jack Henry and Associates, a Payments Processing Service for Financial Industry, Appoints Chris King as Chief Sales and Marketing Officer

Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ: JKHY) is an established provider of technology solutions and payment processing services mainly for the financial services sector. Today (June 23, 2021), the company confirmed that Chris King has been appointed Chief Sales and Marketing Officer after the retirement of… Read More

Digital Transformation Enabler Mobiquity to Expand Operations into APAC Region, Appoints New VP of Business Development Financial Services

Mobiquity, a full-service digital transformation service provider, revealed that it has expanded its operations into the Asia-Pacific. The company’s APAC expansion will be supported by the appointment of ex- Microsoft and IBM Director, Gustavo Quiroga, who will be serving as Vice President of Business Development… Read More

Fundbox, a Financial Platform for Small Businesses, Appoints Hilliard Terry to its Board of Directors

Fundbox, the financial platform for small businesses, revealed on Tuesday (June 22, 2021) that they’ve appointed Hilliard Terry to their Board of Directors. As mentioned in a note shared with CI, Mr. Terry is an experienced executive leader, corporate board member and advisor to private… Read More

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