Key Members

Chris Aldaba

President/CEO

Mr. Aldaba is a highly regarded and globally recognized industry specialist with nearly 15 years of experience in the field of FINTECH. He has a vast network of business relationships around the World with clients and organizations in the FINTECH and banking sectors, having worked or consulted throughout Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and North America. Since 2009, Mr. Aldaba has frequently been drawn on, to consult and advise many of the largest providers of B-to-B and B-to-C global digital and fintech solutions throughout the ASEAN and MENA market regions. He previously served as the Head of Innovation for Lulu International Exchange, one of the largest independent providers of remittance and foreign exchange in the MENA region, on the ground at its global headquarters in Abu Dhabi, UAE. He has further acted as a special liaison to the NAFA Philippines (Anti-Fraud Agency) helping to lead them towards the enablement and operationalization of an independent agency focused on Anti-Fraud Solutions for individuals, corporations, and local government entities.

Heramben Vencatapillay

COO

Mr. Vencatapillay has over 16 years’ experience in national and international payments and banking operations with proven track records in different management positions in a various medium-sized enterprise, listed and international concerns. He has consulted with 60+ Global Start-up companies in the payment sector specializing particularly in Payment Gateway Technology and Infrastructure, and Cross Border business implementation deployment and strategy. He is an accomplished multi-sector Board level Commercial/General management participant & shows a track record of success across consumer brands, financial services, retail, global technology, and software sectors. He previously served as the Senior VP of Operations for Checkout.com (UK). Checkout.com currently has a valuation over $15B USD, and ten international offices, supporting thousands of businesses around the world. He provided independent objective views of the Business and/or function, helped control the environment, offered mitigation strategies and emerging risks and was responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the underwriting team.