REPX appoints Ian Clowes as CEO
Clowes brings over 25 years of leadership and board experience in the FinTech, financial services and payments industry. He is also a seasoned entrepreneur and has an impressive track record in launching and building successful FinTech businesses.
London, United Kingdom, January 11, 2022, ZEXPRWIRE, REPX’s race to the top of the fintech world continues with a high-profile entry at its peak. FinTech, through technologically advanced products and a series of applications – all based on registered patents – and an innovative business model, enables sports clubs, entertainment and sports stars, celebrities, influencers, brands and cities to tourist attraction of having their own prepaid card. With a special app that allows them to connect with their followers, this innovative product enjoys a significant potential increase in fan engagement. Reaching its goal of nearly half a billion fans in football and esports, REPX has already signed partnerships with 15 major football clubs of international importance.
Proof of a winning dynamism on the product front but also on the management team, the company announced in recent days another excellent entry into its top management, confident Ian clowes with the post of CEO.
Clowes brings over 25 years of leadership and board experience in the FinTech, financial services and payments industry. He is also a seasoned entrepreneur and has an impressive track record in launching and building successful FinTech businesses. His career has included roles such as Director of Group Payments at Abbey Bank (now Santander), Director of Unisys, and CEO of a high-growth banking and digital payments platform backed by Fintech investors. He received his MBA from the University of Warwick.
“I am delighted to join REPX at the start of their incredible journey and look forward to building a transformational business with this prestigious board to bring social commerce to billions of sports fans and celebrities around the world” – said Clowes. “Repx already has a jealous list of leading sports teams and global brands as clients and is uniquely positioned to provide banking services and exciting new fintech products to the world of sports and entertainment. Building on the recent launches of AS Roma and AC Milan, its rich clientele of global brands provides access to over 500 million fans worldwide and is a true industry disruptor ”.
Clowes is an influential player in the payments and fintech industry, having served on numerous industry associations and regulatory bodies, including the Payments Association (PA), APACS Council, BACS, and the Check and Credit Clearing Company. He is currently Chairman of the Boards of Paynetics UK (a card issuer and payment service provider) and Swiipr (a mobile wallet platform in the travel industry). Prior to REPX, Clowes was CEO of Payment Cloud Technologies (PCT), a B2B digital banking and payment platform he founded in 2008 and merged with Tuxedo Money Solutions to form the Omnio Group in 2019.
Francesco de Leo, a founder and senior member of the board of directors at REPX, commented: “We are proud to announce that The Repx is making 2022 a year to remember under the leadership of Ian Clowes, our new CEO. We are confident that with this highly skilled addition to our leadership team, we are now poised to accelerate REPX’s flash scale up across Europe. The financial services industry is currently facing an unprecedented process of creative disruption, with little room for players who are neither able nor willing to embrace technological innovation. We operate in a hyper-competitive market space where talent and brainpower make all the difference. REPX continues to expand its talent pool to refine the future of the fintech world. Speed of action is the key to staying ahead of the game: I like to thank our top-notch board and founder Alfredo Maria Villa for their continued support ”.
REPX is a fintech that is revolutionizing traditional banking by combining technology and the passion of billions of fans around the world with social media. REPX enables sports teams, celebrities, influencers, brands and iconic cities to innovatively connect with fan bases through prepaid cards, debit cards and exclusive co-branded digital products. REPX’s portfolio of partners and brands creates maximum engagement of the social generation through electronic payments. Come and discover the many opportunities that our platform has to offer by visiting us at www.therepx.com
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