Chief Financial Officer Appointment
Elizabeth has 20 years banking and financial services experience in Australia and internationally, including her present role with the NAB (ASX : NAB) as the General Manager Finance, Consumer Banking.
Elizabeth spent over 11 years at NAB, with roles covering the Consumer Banking business, including the Retail, Broker, UBank and Direct channels of NAB, as well as leading the NAB's financial control and external reporting team.
Prior to joining the NAB, Elizabeth worked at GE Money's Australian operations, before spending several years in their head office in the United States and rolling out a joint venture in India.
Elizabeth started her career in Audit at PriceWaterhouseCoopers and holds a Bachelor of Accounting qualification from Monash University. She has been a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants since 1998.
iSignthis CEO, John Karantzis, said "We are delighted that Liz has chosen to join the iSignthis team.
Liz's skills are complementary to those of the executive team, bringing deep knowledge of conventional banking. Liz's roles at the NAB and GE Money have provided her with valuable experience in finance, treasury and accounting. It is these skills and experience that will allow her to provide leadership to the team, and help iSignthis grow and optimise our services and product base. Elizabeth was selected from an impressive field of candidates, with the search led by Six Degrees."
Elizabeth's ongoing appointment is subject to successful regulatory approvals, after which she will be subject to APRA's B.E.A.R. and nominated as Key Management Personnel.
Elizabeth will be based in Melbourne and report directly to the CEO, John Karantzis, and will be responsible for the group's financial, treasury, accounting, and compliance functions.
Elizabeth will commence with iSignthis on the 2nd September 2019, with the incumbent CFO, Mr Todd Richards, retaining his role as Company Secretary and transitioning into the role of Australian Anti Money Laundering Compliance Officer.
About iSignthis Ltd
Australian Securities and Frankfurt Stock Exchange listed iSignthis Ltd (ASX:ISX) (FRA:TA8) is the global RegTech leader in remote identity verification, payment authentication with deposit taking, transactional banking and payment processing capability. iSignthis provides an end-to-end on-boarding service for merchants, with a unified payment and identity service via our Paydentity(TM) and ISXPay(R) solutions.
By converging payments and identity, iSignthis delivers regulatory compliance to an enhanced customer due diligence standard, offering global reach to any of the world's 4.2Bn 'bank verified' card or account holders, that can be remotely on-boarded to meet the Customer Due Diligence requirements of AML regulated merchants in as little as 3 to 5 minutes. Paydentity(TM) has now onboarded and verified more than 1.5m persons to an AML KYC standard.
iSignthis Paydentity(TM) service is the trusted back office solution for regulated entities, allowing merchants to stay ahead of the regulatory curve, and focus on growing their core business. iSignthis' subsidiary, iSignthis eMoney Ltd, trades as ISXPay(R), and is an EEA authorised eMoney Monetary Financial Institution, offering card acquiring in the EEA, and Australia.
ISXPay(R) is a principal member of Visa Inc, Mastercard Inc, Diners, Discover, (China) Union Pay International and JCB International, an American Express aggregator, and provides merchants with access to payments via alternative methods including SEPA, Poli Payments, Sofort, Trustly, WeChat, AliPay and others.
UAB Baltic Banking Service, a wholly owned subsidiary of iSignthis Ltd, provides API based access to SEPA Core, SEPA Instant and SEPA business scheme, for neobanks, banks, credit unions and emoney institutions, and provides a bridge to the Central Bank of Lithuania's CENTROLink service.
Probanx Information Systems Ltd (Probanx(R)), a wholly owned subsidiary of iSignthis Ltd, is an international banking software company which has been serving the banking industry since the year 2000 by developing comprehensive banking software solutions to financial institutions around the globe. Probanx offers web-based banking solutions using the latest technology and international standard business rules. Our customers are located on five continents and supported from our technical centres in Europe and Australia.
iSignthis' Probanx delivers core banking software, including a fully comprehensive and versatile banking solution for retail, corporate and private banks, emoney and payment institutions, offering capabilities that up until now were affordable only by large commercial banks.
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