Finder kicked off 2022 with two senior hires in newly created global roles.
Finder has appointed David Chen (left) as Chief Legal Officer and David Meier (right) as Global Vice President (VP) of Product Design as the global fintech continues to roll out new products and services , focusing on Web 3.0.
David Chen, Legal Director
Chen joins Finder with 18 years of extensive legal and business experience, including stints at BPAY, Sypht and Deloitte.
Chen, a specialist in payments and financial services regulation, has helped build and grow technology companies, from innovative local startups to global players. In 2018, Chen helped BPAY launch Osko, the first real-time payment service used by most Australian consumers and businesses to make payments today.
Chen will be responsible for overseeing Finder’s risk, regulatory and compliance teams as the fintech seeks to shape cryptocurrency regulation in Australia and explore ways to help its users take advantage of emerging financial products. worldwide.
A passionate advocate for new technologies, Chen said the opportunity to join Finder in a newly created global role was an attractive proposition.
“Finder is one of those rare true values-driven organizations, and I am completely aligned with its mission to help people make better financial decisions.
“I look forward to using my extensive legal and business skills to help Finder continue to grow and evolve at its own pace.”
David Meier, Global Vice President, Product Design
A seasoned leader in product design for technology-focused companies, Meier joins Finder from his most recent role as Director of Product and Experience Design at Zip Co, where he played a pivotal role in the release of “Tap & Zip”, a product that has driven exponential transactional growth. Prior to that, Meier led product design for Domain.
Similar to Chen, Meier was drawn to contributing to Finder’s mission to empower people to make better financial decisions.
“Finder has built unprecedented success in the product and service comparison space. Building on that success globally is exciting – but it’s speaking to founders Jeremy Cabral, Fred Schebesta and Frank Restuccia for their ambitious mission that convinced me that Finder was the right career choice.”
Finder is positioned to become a global fintech player following recent product releases focused on growing member wealth through crypto and other investment products.
“It’s products like this that excite me in terms of the potential Finder has to help people take control of their financial freedom. We are literally on the cusp of a financial revolution, where the democratization of finance is on the horizon, and we are able to help our clients make the connection.”
Finder continues its global growth trajectory
Frank Restuccia, Founder and Global Co-CEO of Finder, said Chen and Meier’s backgrounds in high-growth technology-focused companies made them both exceptional recruits.
“The next 12 months will be critical to gaining a competitive advantage in Web 3.0, and we know we need to act quickly to stay ahead of the market.
“We want to make sure we have the best talent and leaders on board to help us not only help people save money, but also invest and earn money.”
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