Inception, design and commercial delivery of an international mobile based payments, loyalty, and rewards platform.
- Product design, business model development, partner relations
- Built and led product and technology teams (UK)
- Led product through prototype to first production delivery
- Influential in fund successful raise ($160m)
- Market research and market opportunity evaluations (research based, data driven)
- Due diligence in technology acquisition, and post acquisition integration
- Championed API first strategy, based on a scalable SOA cloud-based architecture
- Delivered first customers in Asia, Europe, UK, and LATAM
Business development, product & technology team leadership, software (mobile apps, web front end, back end, SOA, cloud, APIs, SDKs, localisation), mobile (iOS, Android), UX, user testing, PCI, Bluetooth, audio signal encoding and detection, image recognition, NFC/RFID.