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This list showcases the top The Netherlands based CFO’ operating in the FinTech space. If you think a CFO’ is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected]
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
CFO of OptioPay
I started my career in the old economy and worked my way up to CPA and Corporate Restructuring to mid-market Finance Director. After that I held roles as a CFO in various industries moving on to Private Equity-backed large cap businesses, most recently in the #1 Insurance Software vendor globally, where I entered the Dutch operation as a CFOO and one and a half year later CEO. After having spent three and a half year in that company I decided to move on and I was focussed on moving to co-running one of Europe’s top FinTechs as a CFO. That is what brought me to Optiopay!
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About OptioPay: OptioPay is an open banking technology provider for customer-centric and value-add solutions based on bank account data.
CFO of Recharge.com
Linda (32) is a chartered accountant with more than 10 years of experience in advising, auditing and controlling multiple companies. She is responsible for our business insights and plays a key role in shaping our goals and strategy. Linda joined us in 2017 and she is ambitious to grow the company to the next level.
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About Recharge.com: Recharge provides a customer-branded online payment service.
CFO of Finch Capital
Jorn Gerrits started his career in finance at Orangefield back in 2015 as an assistant group controller. He was involved in the administration of the holding company, in the month-end closing process and in preparing the annual report. After the merger between Orangefield and Vistra, Jorn moved on to the fund services department to work as a fund accountant. As a fund accountant he was responsible for various Dutch private equity and venture capital funds. The work he provided included, among other things, the administration of the fund, preparing quarterly and annual reports, sending out capital call notices and handling various questions from investors. It was during this time that Jorn became involved with Finch Capital. Jorn has a Bachelor degree in Finance and Control and is currently completing his Masters degree in Accountancy and Control at the University of Amsterdam.
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About Finch Capital: Finch Capital is a series A/B investor in high-growth financial technologies companies run by exceptional entrepreneurs with EUR 2-5m in ARR
CFO and Co-Founder of BUX
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About BUX: BUX specializes in the fields of fintech, mobile apps, investments, stocks, and zero-commission.
Chief Financial Officer of PayU
A Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary, Moondhra is also an MBA from the Southern Methodist University – Cox School of Business, in the US with Beta Gamma Sigma Honors. Previously, he worked as the CFO of Snapdeal, where he was also responsible for Legal, Corporate Affairs, Internal Controls and Risk. During his time at Snapdeal, Moondhra contributed to their 100X growth in GMV, raised USD 1 billion from marquee investors and closed multiple acquisitions. Over the last 20 years, Moondhra has worked with ANZ Grindlays Bank, Andersen Consulting, AT&T and Bharti Group in various roles and even spent time as an entrepreneur selling readymade kitchens in India.
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About PayU: PayU operates as an online payment service provider in global growth markets.
Co-Founder Chief Financial Officer of Factris
Brice Laurent is the Co-Founder and CFO at Factris.
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About Factris: Factris specializes in the fields of SME financing, factoring, debt management, debtor insurance, and invoice finance.
CFO of Blanco Services
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About Blanco Fintech, Blanco Services, Het Strategiekantoor: Blanco’s mission is to facilitate wealth and asset managers in growing their business, by letting them focus on clients and investments.
Founder & CFO of VI Company
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About VI Company: VI Company is helping financial institutions stay future-proof in the digital age.