- 2018 Speakers
Qi Pay , CEO
Carl-Olav Scheible is a seasoned Fintech veteran with over 20 years of leadership experience in technology, financial services and payments. He operates at the intersection of eCommerce and online payments and has served as advisor and NED to numerous Fintech start-ups including Iwoca in the UK and Mopay in Germany.
Carl-Olav is Founder & CEO of Qi Pay Ltd., a Net1 company, the leading financial inclusion company and provider of digital identity & payments technologies in emerging markets. He also serves as a Fintech Entrepreneur-in-Residence with the family offices of Draper Gain Investments.
Previously, Carl-Olav was CCO with eNett, the leading B2B supplier payments company with a focus on online travel. From 2012 to 2015, Carl-Olav served as Executive Vice President, Europe, Africa & Emerging Channels for MoneyGram, the global remittance company. From 2004 to 2012, Carl-Olav held a variety of leadership positions at PayPal, most recently serving as VP & Managing Director for the UK & Ireland. Carl-Olav was part of the founding team of PayPal EMEA that grew the business from a 20 people start-up to a multi-billion dollar payments business.
Prior to this, Scheible was involved in a number of Internet and technology start-ups and started his career with the Boston Consulting Group and American Express. Scheible earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and International Relations from Michigan State University and an MBA from Columbia Business School.