Bhairav Trivedi is the Chief Executive Officer of the Group and Executive Director and is responsible for its strategy execution and management.
Bhairav has over 30 years of experience in the financial services industry with a strong focus on payments, cross-border remittance, payment processing and financial technology. He was most recently the Group Chief Executive Officer of Network International (Network), the largest acquirer and a leading payment solutions provider in the Middle East and Africa.
Prior to joining Network, Bhairav was the President and Chief Operating Officer of Sigue Global Services Ltd., a global money transfer company. Bhairav was also Managing Director, Global Head of Remittance Services at Citi’s Global Transaction Services from 2008 to 2010. He joined Citi as part of its acquisition of PayQuik, Inc., which he founded in 2000 and led as CEO till its exit to Citi 2008.
Prior to founding PayQuik, Bhairav worked at McKinsey and Company in New York, Fair Isaac in San Rafael and Providian Bancorp in San Francisco. He also served as an officer in the Indian Navy.
Bhairav holds an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, a Masters in Engineering Economic Systems from Stanford University and an undergraduate degree in Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology, India.