Thunes Announces Senior Hires to Lead Key Regions and Ramp up Global Expansion

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Thunes, a planetary cross-border payments company, contiguous announced that it has appointed 4 caller elder executives to pb its concern successful strategical regions: Asia Pacific, the Americas, Middle East and North Africa, and Greater China. These cardinal hires travel arsenic portion of Thunes’ planetary strategy to further grow its planetary presence, deepen relations with section markets and localise its sales, product, and web capabilities.

“We person been ramping up our efforts to portion unneurotic a best-in-class squad and solidify our enactment globally. The institution is present successful a presumption to instrumentality connected caller challenges with an expanded enactment team. We person added 4 highly talented regional Senior Vice Presidents (SVPs) to complement the beardown enactment we already person successful Africa and Europe, who unneurotic volition accelerate our maturation of Thunes crossed the antithetic regions wherever we operate. And I’m gladsome to item that fractional of our planetary SVPs present are women, arsenic diverseness successful the workplace tin lone fortify america arsenic a company,” said Aik Boon Tan, Chief Commercial Officer of Thunes.

Jenna Wyer, SVP for the Americas
Based successful the US, Jenna has implicit a decennary of acquisition arsenic an enforcement person and advisor successful the mobile payments and e-commerce space. Her past roles see starring Business Development, Partnerships & Payments astatine Recurly, and being the founding Vice President of Sales astatine Braintree, wherever she secured deals with their largest merchants, including Uber, Airbnb, and HotelTonight.

Simon Nelson, SVP for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)
Simon has implicit 20 years of enactment acquisition successful the payments manufacture and is based successful Dubai. Before joining Thunes, Simon was astir precocious the CEO of Mercury, the home strategy successful the UAE. Previously helium was SVP for the Payment Processing limb of Network International and led the maturation of that organization. Prior to that helium built retired his vocation successful a assortment of enactment positions successful American Express and GE Money.

Biren Zandani, SVP for Asia Pacific (APAC)
Biren, based successful Singapore, is simply a recognised payments adept with implicit 20 years of acquisition successful fiscal services, peculiarly B2B, B2P, and P2P payments. Before joining Thunes, Biren was the Head of APAC astatine Transfast, a Mastercard company, wherever helium was successful complaint of generating gross and establishing robust web partnerships. He was besides the Head of Business Development & Network Management for SEA & ANZ astatine Earthport (now Visa Direct). Prior to that helium held respective enactment roles successful Banking, helium was the SVP for APAC astatine the Bank of America Merrill Lynch, and the Executive Director for Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia astatine J.P. Morgan.

Daphne Huang, SVP for Greater China
Daphne, based successful Beijing, brings successful implicit 2 decades of sales, concern development, banking, and fintech experience. Before joining Thunes, she was the Head of China for SWIFT, wherever she spearheaded its strategical and concern improvement initiatives. She was besides the CEO and General Manager of Cross-Border Financial Information Services, a associated task constricted institution owned by SWIFT, the China National Clearing Centre, Cross-border Interbank Payment System Co Ltd, the Payment & Clearing Association of China, and the PBOC Digital Currency Institute.

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