11 episodes

The world of fintech is an exceptional proving ground for change. Emerging models, changing careers, building companies, raising capital, driving change, transforming organizations are marked with stories with ups and downs, and yet we only hear the happy end. This is a podcast to tell all these personal stories of transformations that will define the world of tomorrow. Follow us to stay in touch with the leaders of today.

The Untold Stories of Change Payhawk

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The world of fintech is an exceptional proving ground for change. Emerging models, changing careers, building companies, raising capital, driving change, transforming organizations are marked with stories with ups and downs, and yet we only hear the happy end. This is a podcast to tell all these personal stories of transformations that will define the world of tomorrow. Follow us to stay in touch with the leaders of today.

    On The Scale: Persoonlijke en technologische ontwikkeling in de financiële sector met Leo van de Voort

    On The Scale: Persoonlijke en technologische ontwikkeling in de financiële sector met Leo van de Voort

    On the Scale podcast: "Disagreeing with each other is great because then you engage in conversation"

    In the second episode of the On The Scale podcast, host Fabian Zwaan talks with Leo van der Voort about the lightning-fast development of finance technologies, personal development in today's working world, and how your story can lead to the most interesting discussions.

    During his impressive career, Leo has worked as a corporate advisor, keynote speaker and CFO, among others, from which he has gained virtually endless sources of knowledge. He is also an avid writer, with several books to his name and a blog website in which he and other talented writers push the boundaries of what is known. In short, a fascinating guest with an equally fascinating story.

    Payhawk is de alles-in-één oplossing voor uitgavenbeheer ontworpen voor financiële teams in Europa, de VS en het VK. Door zakelijke betaalkaarten, onkostenvergoedingen, crediteurenbeheer en ERP-en boekhoudsoftware-integraties te combineren in één product, houd je de controle over bedrijfsuitgaven. Plan hier een gratis demo in met één van onze experts.

    This podcast was produced by Cognito Amsterdam

    About Payhawk:
    LinkedIn: Payhawk
    Website: Payhawk.com

    About Leo van de Voort
    LinkedIn: Leo van de Voort
    Website & Blog: Fantoomtrots

    • 29 min
    On The Scale (Pilot): Digitale transformatie en finance met Kwint Jansen & Joeri Nanov

    On The Scale (Pilot): Digitale transformatie en finance met Kwint Jansen & Joeri Nanov

    Welkom bij de podcast aangeboden door Payhawk, On the Scale. Hierin praat host Fabian Zwaan met uiteenlopende gasten over uitdagingen en kansen, over finance, kosten en uitgaven en de focus op value.

    Tijdens de eerste aflevering waren te gast: Joeri Nanov, Marketing Director, en Kwint Jansen, Spend Management Specialist, beiden werkzaam bij Payhawk. Joeri Nanov, zelf half Bulgaars, raakte geïnteresseerd in Payhawk omdat het los van de enorm snelle groei van het bedrijf, de eerste Bulgaarse unicorn was. Een unicorn is een private startup die meer dan 1 miljard dollar waard is.

    Payhawk is de alles-in-één oplossing voor uitgavenbeheer ontworpen voor financiële teams in Europa, de VS en het VK. Door zakelijke betaalkaarten, onkostenvergoedingen, crediteurenbeheer en ERP-en boekhoudsoftware-integraties te combineren in één product, houd je de controle over bedrijfsuitgaven. Plan hier een gratis demo in met één van onze experts.

    Deze podcast is geproduceerd door Cognito Amsterdam

    LinkedIn: Payhawk
    Website: Payhawk.com

    • 25 min
    Payments Industry Insights with Marqeta Managing Director

    Payments Industry Insights with Marqeta Managing Director

    Today's guest is Ian Johnson. Ian is Managing Director at Marqeta, Europe and he has spent most of his career in payments. 

    In this episode, we go over the evolution of the payments industry ; Some of the biggest misconceptions in the fintech world ; The role of financial managers and how it has changed after the rise of new tech ; The role of traditional banks ; How do companies think about security and trust in the adoption of new payment methods and service providers ; 
    Common biases that fintech companies have to battle with when pitching to corporates ; 
    What people don't know about credit cards ; The power of open APIs and other topics. 

    • 37 min
    Robert Hadfield: Key Learnings in Finance Operations

    Robert Hadfield: Key Learnings in Finance Operations

    In this episode, Dendra systems' finance manager Robert Hadfield shares his unique perspective on the role of finance teams and how it has it evolved because of automation, how can the finance manager contribute to the rest of the organization by system and process implementation as well as the challenges that come with that. He goes on to discuss the importance of scaling finance operations and choosing the right software tool for your company. 

    • 37 min
    Jenny Herald on using OKRs to achieve better company results

    Jenny Herald on using OKRs to achieve better company results

    Jenny Herald's career started in the US Air Force and US Navy subsequently. 
    Though her background is mainly in finance and operations, she has found her true calling in Wunderlist and later Microsoft, where she led and supported product teams, crafted and executed the product strategy to deliver one of the most popular to-do applications in the world. 
    During our conversation, we talked about what working in the navy taught Jenny on the importance of customer success; moving from California to Berlin and the importance of making decisions from a clear mind; Why OKRs matter, and what most companies worry about the most? ; How can financial managers benefit from using OKRs? ; Gtmhub's unique approach to building an OKR software and other topics.

    • 43 min
    Louisa Murray on the Evolution of Banking and Her Path from Trading to Operations

    Louisa Murray on the Evolution of Banking and Her Path from Trading to Operations

    Today's guest is Louisa Murray. 

    Louisa is a Chief Operations Officer at Railsbank which is Payhawk's partner e-money institution.

    Louisa's career spans more than 30 years in the financial services sector. She made her mark early on as one of the first female derivative traders at Barclays and CIBC and has been recently named a 'Rising Woman in Crypto' by Wirex and The Fintech Times.
    During our conversation, we also discussed: the role of banks and how it has changed over the years; financial managers in the world of open banking; the importance of real-time financial models; the value of EMI and Raisbank in particular, and Louisa's current role as Chief Operating Officer. 

    • 30 min

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bobi angelov ,

Insightful and truly inspiring!

The beauty of this show is the intimacy you get with someone you’ve never met before.

Suddenly, you hear their life story and you relate to their journey.

Insights from people I always wanted to hear!

Recommend 100% !

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