Our Management Team

Rodney Bain - MD / Co-Founder Specialist in global acquiring, complex payment acceptance setups, and innovation in payment technology. Previously worked as: Vice President: Partnerships, EVO Payments International, the payment arm of Deutsche Bank, Bank of Ireland, CITI, and PKO.  Business Development Manager at Yoyo Wallet in-store mobile transactions and loyalty. 

Rodney Bain - MD / Co-Founder

Specialist in global acquiring, complex payment acceptance setups, and innovation in payment technology.

Previously worked as:

Vice President: Partnerships, EVO Payments International, the payment arm of Deutsche Bank, Bank of Ireland, CITI, and PKO. 

Business Development Manager at Yoyo Wallet in-store mobile transactions and loyalty. 

Peter Keenan - CEO / Co-Founder Qualified Chartered Accountant, specialist in mobile payments, and retail management, and payment innovation Previously worked as: CEO of Zapp, Fintech startup sold to Mastercard HSBC Global Head of Customer Propositions Managing Director & Group Executive Committee Member Dixons Group(Curry’s, PC World) 

Peter Keenan - CEO / Co-Founder

Qualified Chartered Accountant, specialist in mobile payments, and retail management, and payment innovation

Previously worked as:

CEO of Zapp, Fintech startup sold to Mastercard

HSBC Global Head of Customer Propositions

Managing Director & Group Executive Committee Member Dixons Group(Curry’s, PC World) 

Rob Atkin - CIO / Co-Founder Specialist in complex system integrations, international payment acceptance, automated routing technologies, and data infrastructure management. Founder & CEO: XCORDIS Fintech development agency.  Previously worked as: Head of Knowledge Management at Societe General IT Programme Manager at Natwest Founder & CEO CityTalk

Rob Atkin - CIO / Co-Founder

Specialist in complex system integrations, international payment acceptance, automated routing technologies, and data infrastructure management.

Founder & CEO: XCORDIS Fintech development agency. 

Previously worked as:

Head of Knowledge Management at Societe General

IT Programme Manager at Natwest

Founder & CEO CityTalk

Valerie Soranno Keating - Non-Executive Board Member 25 years experience in the payments industry, acquiring specialist dubbed the 'Queen of Cards'. Previously worked as: CEO: Barclaycard EVP, Global Commercial Services, Emerging Global Business & Network Expansion: American Express President, Global Travelers Cheques & Prepaid Services: American Express SVP & General Manager, Establishment Services/Travel & Retail Strategic Relationships: American Express

Valerie Soranno Keating - Non-Executive Board Member

25 years experience in the payments industry, acquiring specialist dubbed the 'Queen of Cards'.

Previously worked as:

CEO: Barclaycard

EVP, Global Commercial Services, Emerging Global Business & Network Expansion: American Express

President, Global Travelers Cheques & Prepaid Services: American Express

SVP & General Manager, Establishment Services/Travel & Retail Strategic Relationships: American Express

Per Bjorgas - Chairman of the Board Retail specialist with over 30 years experience in business strategy and governance.  Previously worked as: Founder and executive Chairman: Bank Brokers. Senior Executive roles: Elkjop and Dixons electrical retailing. Senior Executive roles: Vesta and Skandia insurance.

Per Bjorgas - Chairman of the Board

Retail specialist with over 30 years experience in business strategy and governance. 

Previously worked as:

Founder and executive Chairman: Bank Brokers.

Senior Executive roles: Elkjop and Dixons electrical retailing.

Senior Executive roles: Vesta and Skandia insurance.

Toreson Lloyd - CCO Over 7 years experience in the payments industry, specialist in acquiring and cross-border eCommerce. Previously worked as: Vice President, relationship management: WorldPay Senior Relationship Manager, Airlines: WorldPay Business Development Manager: American Express Captain: British Army 

Toreson Lloyd - CCO

Over 7 years experience in the payments industry, specialist in acquiring and cross-border eCommerce.

Previously worked as:

Vice President, relationship management: WorldPay

Senior Relationship Manager, Airlines: WorldPay

Business Development Manager: American Express

Captain: British Army 

Truls Kristoffersen - Sales Director Over 15 years experience in the payments industry, acquiring specialist and enterprise customer account manager Previously worked as: Sales Director: Bambora global acquiring and payments Sales Director: Euroline Payments Client Executive: Swedbank Card Services Sales Director: Arvato Bertelsmann

Truls Kristoffersen - Sales Director

Over 15 years experience in the payments industry, acquiring specialist and enterprise customer account manager

Previously worked as:

Sales Director: Bambora global acquiring and payments

Sales Director: Euroline Payments

Client Executive: Swedbank Card Services

Sales Director: Arvato Bertelsmann

James Olver - Director of Business Development 10 years experience in the payments industry, specialist in disruptive payments solutions and business development.  Previously worked as: VP Business Development: Checkout.com Sales Director: Bluesnap  UK Sales Director: Braintree Regional Sales Manager: Barclaycard Corporate Business Development: First Data

James Olver - Director of Business Development

10 years experience in the payments industry, specialist in disruptive payments solutions and business development. 

Previously worked as:

VP Business Development: Checkout.com

Sales Director: Bluesnap 

UK Sales Director: Braintree

Regional Sales Manager: Barclaycard

Corporate Business Development: First Data

Tara Farrer - Head of Operations Specialist in Product Operations and spent the last 4 years working in Fintech organisations.  Previously worked as: Operations Manager: Yoyo Wallet Marketing Project Manager: Tradingpoll

Tara Farrer - Head of Operations

Specialist in Product Operations and spent the last 4 years working in Fintech organisations. 

Previously worked as:

Operations Manager: Yoyo Wallet

Marketing Project Manager: Tradingpoll