multi language banking

Hi, i am
Roy Zakka.

ceo & founder

Roy is a serial entrepreneur with many successful ventures, including double-digit valuation exits. He worked for SLAC and SRI in Silicon Valley. Roy has spent 25 years in the wireless and mobile sectors, and the last 10 years in financial services.

Roy Zakka - Founder and CEO

meet the
        leadership team.

George Yazbek - CTO


George Yazbek

Experienced Chief Technology Officer with more than 25 years of experience in startup, scale-up and large enterprise businesses.
Niamh Bryne - Acting CMO

Acting CMO

Niamh Byrne

Niamh has extensive international business experience in the telecoms, technology and Fintech industries having worked in leadership roles at Citi, Orange and Digicel.
Paul Brennan - Product Director

Product Director

Paul Brennan

Former Head of Product at Leveris Core Banking Platform. Paul has over 15 years experience in banking having worked for Commonwealth Bank (Aus) and Bank of Ireland.
Ed Kilbane - Cloud Director

Cloud Director

Ed Kilbane

Former Principal Innovation Manager at Mastercard, Ed has a wealth of experience bringing digital products from concept to market.
Emmanuel Onyeje: Regional Manager for Africa

Regional Manager - West Africa

Emmanuel Onyeje

Emmanuel has 25 years of experience in the technology sector across Banking, Fintech and Telecom in the Sub-Saharan region working as Country Manager for Microsoft and Group Chief Operating Officer at Zinox Group.
John Slevin - CFO


John Slevin

John (Chartered Accountant, Masters of Accounting and MBA) is a principal at IFT with over 35 years of experience in accounting and finance.
Aidan Lawlor - Head of Marketing

Head of Marketing

Aidan Lawlor

Former Head of Marketing for Leveris Core Banking Platform with over 10 years experience implementing and executing marketing strategies in the startup and fintech space.


We’ve been a remote-first company from day one. Our team hail from all four corners of the world enabling us to be agile, innovative and knowledgeable to different cultures and traditions.

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