Meet some of the team members at Bankable
Jennifer ByrneHead of Finance
Jennifer serves as Bankable's head of finance and leads the financial reporting, operational finance, FP&A, tax, treasury and investor reporting at the company. Jennifer has over 13 years of experience as a finance professional. She holds a chartered accountant qualification. Prior to joining Bankable, Jennifer worked in Canada in the energy industry as well as in the assurance practice at leading accounting firms Ernst & Young and Grant Thronton LLP.
Eric MouilleronCEO & 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 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 JovignotExecutive 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 TaylorHead 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.
Matthew ThompsonHead 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.
George PhimisterHead 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.
Chris TribelhornHead of Delivery
Chris has 15 years of banking experience including UBS, Deutsche Bank, and Credit Suisse. He has extensive business knowledge in Market and Credit Risk Management, both from a Trading and Regulatory Control perspective. His previous roles in Investment Banking included leading the Derivatives Technology and Risk Technology organisations, creating and driving the strategic transformation initiatives in these respective areas. Prior to banking, Chris worked at a niche consulting firm, Valtech, leading engagements in the Government and Telecommunications sectors.
Sara MalinowskyHead of Marketing and Communications
Sara Malinowsky is Bankable's head of marketing and communications, responsible for the company's marketing efforts driving strategy and execution including brand, PR, corporate and product marketing, events and lead generation. Sara has over 10 years of experience in the finance industry and has worked in London and Toronto. Sara graduated with a Specialist in Finance, Major in Economics from the Rotman School of Management.
Meet some of our investors
Pascal is non-executive director, tech investor and former international bank CEO. He has been an independent governor 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 co-founded in 2004 and still chairs the Cercle d'outre-Manche, the influential London think-tank. His 40 year career with The Chase Manhattan Bank, Paribas and BNP Paribas spanned across corporate and investment banking, risk management, capital markets, wealth management in the USA, France, the UK and Switzerland.
Hans Joerg Schuettler
After roughly 30 years in the banking industry, Hans focuses on asset management. From 2008 to 2014, he served as CEO of IKB Deutsche Industriebank AG. Before that, he held various executive and senior management positions at Morgan Stanley as well as BHF-BANK living in Frankfurt and Hong Kong.
Phi Square Holdings
Phi Square Holdings is a proprietary investment group involved in early stage venture capital investments in technology companies in the realm of Information Science, as well as opportunistic investments in various illiquid asset classes and markets, and quantitative trading, through Phi Square Capital - a proprietary trading firm leveraging and integrating information technology, risk management and quantitative research.
Karl currently serves as Chairman at IKB Deutsche Industriebank which he joined in 2014. He also serves on the board of DPR Deutsche Prüfstelle für Rechnungswesen since 2004. He was previously the Chairman of the Supervisory Board at CorpusSireo GmbH and also a Supervisory Board Member and Chairman of Audit Committee at Deutsche Bank AG. He has also served as the CEO at Arcandor AG, and was the CFO and Deputy CEO at Deutsche Telekom AG where he spent 10 years.
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