Brad has accumulated a wealth of knowledge over nearly two decades working with some of the world’s most successful payment companies, including Intuit, PayPal, and Visa. As Intuit’s VP of Marketing, Brad led the go-to-market team responsible for the US QuickBooks Online revenue and customer outcomes. His responsibilities included the strategy, sales, marketing, and general business operations for the QuickBooks Online portfolio. Prior to this role, Brad served as Intuit’s VP of Asia-Pacific and Global Operations, driving business growth in critical international markets. He also served as PayPal’s Head of Merchant Services, Asia-Pacific and Visa’s Director of Consumer and Emerging Products for Australia and New Zealand, among other roles at the two companies.
Mr Pappas is a senior leader with over 30 years of international experience in banking and finance. He has worked in Sydney, New York, London and Singapore. Recently at NAB, he was Executive General Manager for International Branches and Innovation and prior to this, CEO Asia and Executive General Manager Corporate and Institutional Banking. Previously he was based in London for over 10 years where he performed a number of senior leadership roles at ABN AMRO Bank in products (including Global Head of Capital Markets, Corporate Finance and Advisory for Financial Institutions) and subsequently Global Head of Investment Banking for financial institutions. In recent years, Mr Pappas has been an active member of various G20 Business Advisory task forces (B20). Last year, he also served as part of a select task force commissioned by the Federal Treasurer to advise on the Digital Agenda for SMEs. He was also consulting editor on the recently launched and acclaimed definitive guide for Australian Entrepreneurs - “The Entrepreneurs Guide - Startup, Scaleup and IPO”. In addition to Splitit, Mr Pappas currently chairs Atlas Iron Limited and Cognian Technologies, and is also an independent board member of OpenLearning (ASX: OLL) and DataMesh.
With over 20 years of senior management experience building market leading IT solutions at global electronic payments techonology leading, Ingenico, Thierry brings with him a broad executive skill set that spans M&A, product diversification, business development and marketing, as well as his strong sales and technical background. He was most recently President/Managing Director of Ingenico North America and then CEO Advisor & Consultant.
Dawn has been a global business leader for major retailers and wholesale companies for over 30 years, developing and executing new strategies and has successfully sold Myer Department Stores and Avenue, a large-size women’s 450-store chain. She is currently serving on three boards: a private equity-backed company, a second stage start up online service company, and Theatre East, an up-and-coming theatre company in New York City. Dawn is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Fellow of Women in the Boardroom, New York, NY, a Fellow of Chief Executive Women, Australia, and a Fellow of the Advisory Board Architects, Denvor, CO.
Jan Oliver Koelble is currently the Chief Operating Officer and Co-founder of Clade & Co., a FinTech platform for family offices and institutional debt investors, where he oversees operations, product and business development. Prior to founding Clade, he worked at Credit Suisse in several senior operational and investment management positions for the bank in both New York and Zurich. Most recently, Mr Koelble served as the Chief Operating Officer for financial products in Credit Suisse’s Private Banking Americas division and managed Credit Suisse’s Swiss Custody Advisory business. Before joining Credit Suisse in New York, Mr Koelble was based in Zurich and worked in the bank’s Private Advisor group.