Hugh Courtney.


Chief Financial Officer.

Hugh is driven by a passion for FinTech as a catalyst for financial inclusion in the lives of millions of people. He started his career at the Standard Bank of South Africa, working in Group Financial Reporting, Investor Relations, Capital Management, Risk, Acquisition (leveraged) Finance and ultimately Debt Capital Markets. His entrepreneurial mind has seen him founded and exited two businesses before successfully funding the rollout of a third. Throughout his career Hugh has worked in a wide variety of technology businesses from start-ups to Blue Chip Multinationals across a multitude of sectors. His is also a Chartered Accountant and a member of both ICAEW (UK) and SAICA (South Africa). In addition, he holds an Executive MBA (awarded with Distinction) and PGDip in Financial Strategy from the Saïd Business School, University of Oxford.