An ex-Accenture consultant who stumbled into banking by chance 10 years ago. Riccardo decided to create Delega after hearing extensive feedback from corporates that despite the evolution of technology and innovation in the financial sector, some elements of basic service and customer experience are still inefficient, costly and paper-based. Delega is the answer to one of the major pain points for corporate treasurers, and Riccardo has asked some of the subject matter experts he has met in his career to help him solve this problem for the financial industry…once and for all!
Chief Operating Officer
Jonathan has helped large corporates face challenges in business change for 20+ years. Today, the team stands for leading and innovative FinTech, RegTech & Treasury solutions as a reliable partner for corporates, banks and other financial counterparts. Jonathan has delivered Programs directly with a “Boots on the Ground” approach for organisations in Europe, the United States and Asia since the 1990’s. Prior to Delega Banks, Jonathan lead change Business Transformations for UBS, Credit Suisse, Royal Bank of Scotland, IBM, Nokia, Alcoa, Telenor and a Couple of start-ups in Trade Finance and Telecomms. Jonathan holds a BSc from Trinity College Dublin.
Chief Technology Officer
A Technology guru with a passion for entrepreneurship, Patrick is a Swiss Irish Tech Entrepreneur, that started his first company when he was just 23. Having successfully built this company to a multimillion Euro distribution business it was sold to a competitor in 1999. From there Patrick became very active in the IT Sector, leading on the technological side various Software house and IT Security initiative.
Lead legal Counsel
Joseph is a transactional lawyer at Linklaters Brussels with a corporate banking background as Project Manager for Treasury related projects. His practice is focused on corporate transactions involving major corporations and financial institutions. He also regurlarly advises fintech start-ups. He is the author of various legal publications and books.
Rob is the Chief Product Officer of Fennech Financial, a B2B fintech that enables clients to digitalise their finance operations. Rob brings a wide range of experience in Transaction Banking to this role, having held leadership roles at Deutsche Bank in Product Management, Implementation & Client Services and as a COO.
Business Development Advisor
Andrew is currently the Chief Revenue Officer of Bleckwen, an analytics based company which supports banks in their efforts to detect and prevent financial crimes. Prior to joining Bleckwen, Andrew spent 20 years at Deutsche Bank in a variety of senior management roles including EMEA Head of Corporate Cash Management business as well working in the Bank’s Central Digital Office as Global Head of the Transaction Bank’s Digital Market Management.
Product Design Advisor
Susana is an experienced Treasury professional with over 15 years in Corporate and Academic roles. In her prior position as Assistant Treasurer for Bombardier Transportation, she led various transformation projects, including implementation of systems and process automations. Passionate about innovation and an advocate for leveraging technology in process improvements, Susana provides valuable guidance to Delega, based on real-life situations faced by Treasurers and her relevant experience in overcoming such challenges.
Treasury & Business Advisor
Sven is at Ernst & Young Zurich and looking after the Treasury Competence Group in Switzerland. Over the last decade Sven has gained in-depth experience along the entire Treasury value chain with a strong focus on Treasury technology and transaction lead transformations. His know how and deep understanding of “What a Treasurer wants and needs” is of a great value for the Delega Team.