London – Bankable is pleased to announce that Pascal Boris has become an investor in Bankable and has joined its board of directors.
Pascal has been an independent non-executive director of Grant Thornton International Ltd since 2012. He chaired the supervisory board of Bank Insinger de Beaufort N.V. in Amsterdam from 2010 to 2015.
He is a former international bank CEO with a strong track record in strategic development, change management, acquisitions and restructuring. His 40 year career with The Chase Manhattan Bank, Paribas and BNP Paribas spanned across corporate and investment banking, risk management, capital markets and wealth management in the USA, France, the UK and Switzerland.
“Pascal’s track record and extensive experience in financial services globally will be pivotal in shaping, developing and nurturing Bankable’s strategic partnerships with global financial institutions,” said Eric Mouilleron, Founder and CEO.
When asked why Pascal chose to invest in Bankable he said, “I was attracted by Eric’s track record as an entrepreneur and by the team of energetic and creative professionals he has assembled at Bankable. The ever growing list of prestigious institutional and corporate clients using Bankable’s highly innovative payment solutions provides strong evidence of the relevance and quality of Bankable’s offering.”
Outside of his banking career, Pascal is also the joint founding President of le Cercle d’outre-Manche, the influential London-based think-tank. He is honorary President of the French Chamber of Commerce in Great Britain, having served as President from 2001 to 2007. He is also a Foreign Trade Adviser to the French Government since 2001, a Commander of the British Empire (CBE) and an Officier de la Légion d’Honneur.
“I am delighted to have been invited to join the board. I look forward to contributing to Bankable’s accelerating growth by strategically leveraging my banking experience and extensive professional network,” Pascal added.
Pascal is a graduate of HEC Paris, the New York University Stern School of Business and the London Business School.
Bankable is an enabler of innovative, global payment solutions providing “Banking as a Service”. Our core virtual account management platform is available in white-label or via APIs enabling any regulated or non-regulated organisation to deploy payment solutions – including virtual account services, e-ledgers, virtual & plastic prepaid card programmes, and e-wallets & light banking solutions. Our client base ranges from global corporates, banks and insurers, to SME’s and fintechs who use our platform to streamline their payments processes and generate new revenue opportunities.