CEO & Chairman
Ray joined PrePay Solutions in 2004, after holding senior finance roles within retail, finance and information services businesses for more than 20 years. He was Finance Director of the Intelligence Unit at The Economist for five years and has also worked at United News & Media, Telstar Electronic Studios and Woolworths. Alongside his role at PrePay Solutions, Ray also sits on the advisory board of the UK Global Prepaid Exchange association.
Since taking on the role of Managing Director in June 2012, Ray has overseen a period of sustained growth within the company, focusing around the launch of PrePay Solutions’ end to end mobile payments platform. He has also overseen long term projects with some of the biggest names in the retail, telecoms and E-commerce markets. In September of 2013 Ray was appointed to the position of Chairman, alongside his duties as Managing Director.
Chief Commercial Officer
Having enjoyed a prominent role in the retail IT team at Debenhams, Tessa joined PrePay Solutions in 2004. Since then, she has played an integral part in PrePay Solutions’ partnerships with a number of key, long standing clients, in terms of both business & product development and platform architecture and core operations. In her current role, Tessa is responsible for all aspects of the relationship with our clients including account and roadmap development, service management & project delivery.
Chief Legal & Compliance Officer
Julian joined PPS in 2014 as Chief legal and Compliance Officer, Company Secretary and MLRO. A UK qualified lawyer, Julian has worked in-house in the payments and financial services industry for over 15 years. In his current role Julian is responsible for the company’s interrelated corporate governance functions of Security, Compliance, Risk Management, Financial Crime prevention and Legal.
Chief Development and Solutions Officer
Eric joined PrePay Solutions at its very beginnings in 2001. Starting as lead software engineer, Eric’s contribution and role grew throughout the years, and his team is now responsible for delivering all software and solutions that power the PrePay Solutions payments platform. In the past, Eric also led the Technical Architecture and Database teams at PrePay Solutions.
He constantly strives to find the right balance between reliability, flexibility, efficiency and security in all software and solutions delivered to customers. Eric is passionate about both technology and the payments industry and is very excited by the innovations still to come in these areas.
Prior to his role at PrePay solutions, Eric worked for large consultancies in various domains, including financial services, air traffic control, and defense.