CoBa, the collaborative banking company, has announced the appointment of Matt Williamson as Global Head of Fintech. He will work with the Board to lead the company through its next phase of Fintech collaboration and spur exponential growth.
CoBa’s CEO, Elliott Limb, said: “There could not be a better time for us to hire someone like Matt and I’m excited we were able to attract such an impressive talent. With the growth we are experiencing across our ecosystem, CoBa has a massive opportunity to realise its mission of creating better banking for everyone. Coupled with Matt’s vast experience in the banking industry, we have a winning combination.”
Williamson brings 20 years of financial services expertise to CoBa. Having worked across various subsets of the broad Fintech ecosystem on both sides of the Atlantic, Matt exudes deep insight into the financial services landscape. As Global Head of Payments and Cash Management at Finastra, he was responsible for strategy, thought leadership and revenue generation. Williamson has also held senior roles at Citi and Travelex in the US and Europe.
“CoBa has a deserved reputation as the leading collaborative banking company and I am thrilled to be joining this progressive startup.” said Williamson. “We are fundamentally changing the way the financial services ecosystem works together through smarter collaboration, and we are uniquely positioned to provide a model that will power the banking industry’s future.”