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Meet our people.

Our Board of Directors

BOD Kevin Phalen


Executive Chair

Kevin Phalen

Kevin has over 30 years of global banking and financial services experience. Most recently, he served as Senior Vice President and Head of Global Business Solutions at Visa International. Prior to this, he served nine years at Bank of America as Managing Director, where he led the Commercial Card, Prepaid Card and Comprehensive Payables business for Bank of America Merrill Lynch. He also led the Public Sector Banking GTS coverage team and previously oversaw the Merchant business along with the trade and Supply Chain business.

Ex: Visa, Bank of America, JPMC

BOD Shelley Ruha


Executive Director

Shelley Ruha

Shelley has extensive banking and governance experience; she chairs the Board’s Audit & Risk Committee and sits on the Remuneration & Nominations Committee. She’s held several exec team positions at Bank of New Zealand, most recently Chief Customer Officer, BNZ Partners. Her governance experience spans tech, infrastructure & payments innovation, banking, wealth management, venture capital, growth, and education for New Zealand SMBs. She’s a Director of The Icehouse, has served as a Director of Paymark, JBWere and its NZ subsidiaries, and numerous BNZ subsidiaries.​

Ex: Bank of New Zealand, JBWere, Paymark



Non-Executive Director

Scott Cruickshank

Scott has over 25 years of executive level management and board experience in the Financial Technology industry. Currently, he is the Board Chairman of ClickBank, a privately held eCommerce platform services company based in Boise, Idaho. Prior to ClickBank, he has served as a C-level executive and board directors to several public and private equity-backed companies. His broad corporate experience includes leading a number of successful M&A and other corporate transactions.

Ex: CSID, CyberSource, Paymentech LLP, Banc One Payment Services

Our Leadership

Team member Arad Haghi

Arad Haghi

Chief Technology Officer

Brian Leibforth

Brian Leibforth

Global Head of Sales and Channel Partners

Finance Maddie

Maddison Kinney

Finance Manager

General Counsel Marty

Marty Montague

Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel 

Ricky Daniel-Nield

Ricky Daniel-Nield

Head of Product, Banking

Head of Product Riki

Riki Mitchell

Head of Product & Data

Head of Partnerships Tom

Tom Baran

Global Head of Customer Success & Strategic Partnerships

Our People

Team member Adrian Ionica

Adrian Ionica

Solution Architect

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Alex Matveev

Senior DevOps Engineer

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Chao Dai

Senior Developer

Team member Chris Johnson

Chris Johnson (CJ)

Senior Developer

Team member Christopher Stead

Christopher Stead


Team member Dean Minifie

Dean Minifie

Senior Developer

Team member Erick Surh

Erick Surh

Director, Technical Pre-Sales

Team member Himagiri Reddy

Himagiri Reddy

Automation Test Engineer

Team member Ivan Pechorin

Ivan Pechorin

Senior Developer

Team member Leon McEwen

Leon McEwen

Senior Data Engineer

Team member Lu Yu

Lu Yu


Team member Marat Bakeev

Marat Bakeev

Lead DevOps Engineer

Team member Marco Versfeld

Marco Versfeld

Senior UX/UI Designer

Team member Mathew Tonkin

Mathew Tonkin Henwood

Solution Architect

Team member Max Ellis

Max Ellis

UI Designer

Team member Melvin Narayan

Melvin Narayan



Martin Sutherland

Finance Manager

Team member Melvin Chin

Melvin Chin

Technical Account Manager

Team member Pierre Sandy

Pierre Sandy

DevOps Engineer

Team member Radi Baboe

Radi Baboe

Product Owner

Team member Rebecca Lowe

Rebecca Lowe

Executive Assistant

Team member Samantha Stryker

Samantha Stryker

Product Marketing Manager

Team member Sandeep Malga

Sandeep Malga

DevOps Release Engineer

Team member Sarah Sinclair

Sarah Sinclair

Product Owner

Team member Shweta Jithin

Shweta Jithin

Partnerships Manager

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Sri Shankar

Product Owner

Team member Steven Zhang

Steven Zhang


Team member Sumeet Gosai

Sumeet Gosai


Team member Taehoon Chung

Taehoon Chung


Team member Tina Gao

Tina Gao


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