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Chief Revenue Officer


1st August 2017
GoCardless appoints Andrew Gilboy as Chief Revenue Officer

Renaissance Leadership is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Gilboy as Chief Revenue Officer at GoCardless, the leading online payments solutions company.

Andrew joins GoCardless from enterprise cloud eCommerce solutions specialist Demandware where he was VP EMEA for five years, culminating in a successful acquisition by Salesforce in 2016 for $2.8bn.

Andrew has extensive experience in senior enterprise solution sales leadership roles prior to Demandware. He was VP EMEA -Enterprise at Oracle (moving across as part of the Stellent acquisition) and has also held key roles at BMC, Interlink and IBM.

During a highly impressive career to date Andrew has been involved in several IPOs and successful trade sales to global technology giants like IBM, Oracle and Salesforce. Andrew joins the GoCardless executive team working alongside founder CEO Hiroki Takeuchi and CTO / CPO Carlos Gonzalez-Cadenas. Andrew has a BSc in Management Sciences from the University of Manchester.

GoCardless was founded in 2011 and has quickly become the UK’s leading Direct Debit provider, simplifying direct debit and opening up access to companies who could never previously use it.

As one of London’s leading Fintech start-ups their client base is impressive ranging from organisations like small gym or scout groups up to enterprise customers like The Guardian and the UK Government. They have recently launched international operations in France, Germany and other European centres. Their latest funding round in 2016 saw them raise $13 million in investment led by Notion Capital. Other investors include Balderton Capital, Accel Partners and Passion Capital.

For more information visit www.gocardless.com

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