Michael founded the digital payments business Azimo in 2012 and serves as the company’s CEO. Primarily focused at the world 200m+ economic migrants, the business allows customers to send money from any Internet connected device to 198 countries fast, secure and at very low cost.
Prior to Azimo, he co-founded the Small World Financial Services Group, building the company up, via a series of 14 acquisitions, to be Europe's largest offline money transfer provider with turnover in excess of $4bn pa.
He is also an active Angel investor with investor and advisory roles in number of UK based fin-tech businesses.
Before becoming an entrepreneur he worked in the financial services practise at Accenture and held senior M&A roles at WPP and News Corp. He holds an MA from Cambridge University and an MBA from INSEAD.
Future of International Payments: The Next 5 Years