Meet some of the team members at Bankable

  • Eric Mouilleron

    CEO & Founder

    Eric Mouilleron founded Bankable with the vision of displacing payment inefficiencies. He is an entrepreneur who previously co-founded Valtech, an IT project-based consultancy, and spearheaded its transformation into a Euronext listed multinational with 12 offices in 8 countries, 1,500 staff and a peak market cap of USD 1.5+ billion. Eric speaks French, English, Portuguese and Spanish.

  • Richo Strydom


    Richo is a seasoned financial technology industry executive who brings with him more than 16 years of experience and expertise in technology. He most recently served as the CTO for Solutions and Risk at Credit Suisse. Prior to that he was at Deutsche Bank AG as Director IB Risk Technology, and was also the CTO and Deputy MD at Valtech Ltd. delivering enterprise scale software within finance, media and the UK government.

  • Jacques Jovignot

    Executive Director

    Jacques has a strong entrepreneurial and consultancy background in various industries. He started his career with BCG and in 2004, founded and acted as CEO of ICM Soliphone & Solicante Group, companies specialised in the outsourcing of customer relationship management. He was also MD and founding partner of Mitsumaru Italian Technology.

  • Steve Taylor

    Head of Implementation

    Steve is a seasoned technologist with strong experience in developing innovative solutions for high growth prepaid card and electronic payments markets. Prior to joining Bankable, Steve architected and developed the acclaimed prepaid technology platform for White Eagle, and delivered diverse IT solutions for companies such as HSN, Auction TV and Shopping TV.

  • Imma Procino

    Imma Procino

    Head of Compliance and Risk

    Imma brings in compliance and risk expertise in payments having worked for dynamic and innovative payment companies throughout her career including PayPal, WorldPay and Intuit in Fraud and Risk functions. She has incredibly high pizza standards.

  • Matthew Thompson

    Head of Production Services

    Matthew is an experienced IT Operations manager within the technology and financial services industry. Prior to Bankable he led a project to implement Segregation of Duties on Business Critical systems within Nordea's Group Functions IT. During his years at UBS he was key in transitioning global application support to a managed service in London and Poland, managing the IT Operations across four Front Office Risk applications.

  • Elena Fiorio

    Head of Contract Management

    Elena (LLB., LLM.) started her career at the IT start-up Helios Technologies, in Paris, as inhouse counsel (French juriste). This quadrilingual professional predominantly drafted & negotiated a broad range of IT contracts and advised on cloud computing & intellectual property law, among others. Prior to joining Bankable, Elena worked at OptimiCDN (London), a CDN network solutions provider, where she drafted and negotiated cloud computing agreements (Hosting, Storage, etc.).

  • Brett Tomsett

    Head of Delivery

    Brett is a technology change agent with over 20 years of experience in the technology and financial services industry. Prior to Bankable, Brett spent 10 years at Deutsche Bank, starting with a large application roll out for the Global Credit Trading business. He then teamed up with Richo to replace Deutsche Bank Asset Management’s many legacy systems. Following a period as acting CTO for Wealth management he moved on to the COO team manage the Global Technology Book of Work for Deutsche Wealth Management.

  • Marion Bécourt

    Head of Commercialisation

    Marion joined Bankable having a strong business acumen and an interest in Fintech. Having specialised in business and innovation at HEC Paris, she also previously worked as a Business Analyst at telecommunications operator Orange in London and Paris and Auditor at Deloitte France.

  • George Phimister

    George Phimister

    Head of Technology

    George has over 20 years of experience in building high quality and low maintenance solutions. Prior to Bankable, George was 20 years at Deutsche Bank, where he worked in IT for many areas of Global Markets. Starting as a graduate and later on being promoted to Director. The last 10 years at Deutsche Bank he focused on building large scale front office and portfolio risk systems, also spending a couple of years re-engineering the bank’s largest risk platform, calculating more than 60% of the bank’s risk.

  • Joanne Ward, Head of HR

    Joanne Ward

    Head of HR

    Joanne has 25 years of banking experience including NatWest, ABN AMRO and National Australia Bank behind her, heading up departments responsible for the administration of corporate lending portfolios. She has a heavy track record in operational management as well as people management. Prior to Bankable she was running her own company, providing recruitment services for startups and scaleups.


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