PayMaya Group , MD & COO
Prior to starting PayMaya (the digital financial services unit of the PLDT Group), Paolo was Managing Director responsible for FinTech at Rocket Internet AG. He helped grow Rocket's influence in the alternative lending and mobile payments verticals, covering fundraising, idea generation and acquisitions.
Paolo was also heavily involved in London's globally dominant fintech sector, first as an executive at leading peer-to-peer lender MarketInvoice Limited, and then as director of a financial software engineering startup.
He also spent 7 years at JPMorgan Chase between London and New York, where he focused on structuring derivatives for the world's largest asset managers and corporations.
Having grown up in an international and multilingual environment, Paolo studied International Relations at London School of Economics.