World fintech Airwallex immediately introduced that Susan Ho has joined its crew as SVP model, communications and partnerships to drive the group’s efforts to construct a world-class model and status, strengthen strategic partnerships and broaden its world enterprise.
Ho’s appointment follows Airwallex’s current announcement about its report US$160million Collection D fundraising to speed up worldwide progress plans via buyer acquisition and licensing, additional product improvement and acquisitions to fast-track choices.
Airwallex CEO and co-founder Jack Zhang stated: “The world is becoming increasingly digital and current conditions demand that global businesses reassess how they operate, particularly with regards to the kinds of financial services solutions they use.”
“Susan’s appointment indicators our ambition to strengthen the Airwallex model and place ourselves to be the popular monetary providers platform for purchasers immediately and companies of the long run.
“Anyone interested in operating their business better and more efficiently should consider Airwallex. What attracted me to Airwallex was the strength of its products and technology infrastructure, and calibre of the people. I am excited to be part of a team who continues to revolutionise how businesses will use financial services.”
Ho was previously Head of Brunswick’s Hong Kong workplace the place she was instrumental in constructing a premium status for the company advisory agency amongst its purchasers and employees.
Previous to that, Ho got here from a protracted profession in Customary Chartered Financial institution, working in its company and retail banking enterprise and leaving a legacy of the financial institution’s model promise “Here for good” and its Liverpool FC sponsorship. Ho is Malaysian-Chinese language and presently serves as Governor at Maggie’s Most cancers Centre and Board Director of AFS Hong Kong Cultural Exchange.
Airwallex additionally lately expanded Kai Wu’s function to Higher China CEO on prime of his CFO duties, in a development of steps to strengthen its administration bench. This follows one other current high-profile appointment, Jeanette Chan, one in every of Asia Pacific’s most reputed authorized advisors, as Chief Compliance Officer and Normal Counsel.
Airwallex achieved ‘unicorn’ standing final 12 months when it was valued at $US1 billion, becoming a member of the likes of graphic design start-up Canva.