Renaissance is delighted to announce that Sam Talukdar has joined WorldRemit as Director of Pricing & Loyalty.
Sam will be responsible for crafting and leading WorldRemit’s pricing, loyalty, and market access strategy whilst maximising growth, long-term sustainability and profitability. He has 15 years of experience in building and executing data-driven commercial strategies for consumer lending businesses. Sam joins from NewDay where he was Head of Commercial Strategy & Pricing Analytics and where he had operational responsibility for all commercial and pricing activities including strategy, analysis, management, and execution. His early career included roles at Citi and Barclays, based in New York.
WorldRemit is a rapidly growing Fintech that connects the world through access to simple, secure and affordable financial services. They have changed the way people send money abroad via the WorldRemit App or website, international transfers can be made to a bank account, cash pickup, Mobile Money, or airtime top-up. Founded in 2010, WorldRemit now sends international remittances from 50 countries to more than 150 countries and they are continuing to expand their footprint. The company has raised c$400M in funding including a $175M investment in June 2019 from TCV and Accel Partners, two of the world’s most successful and respected investors The business currently employs over 750 employees and have offices in London, USA, Philippines, Poland, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Japan, Hong Kong and other locations.
For more information, please visit: www.worldremit.com