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Lunch & Learn, our Y Combinator experience
November 13, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm GMT
In 2017, Ola and Anthony created a B2B FX and payment platform, helping global businesses gain access to cheaper, better and seamless FX and payment solutions. They were selected in Y Combinator in Jan 2019, and then successful raised $2.1m in July 2019. They’ll be joining us to talk about their experience of Y Combinator, their raise, and what’s happened since.
About VertoFX: : VertoFx are focused on offering products to businesses, and are really passionate about helping other businesses succeed and grow in their journey. Some of the benefits include:
- B2B FX marketplace, with 39 currencies
- Payments into 200+ countries
- Companies can determine their FX rates using “exchange later” solution
- Zero fees on all payments.
- Solutions built for businesses, therefore, can handle high volume transactions at no extra costs
Joining us will be,
Anthony Oduwole – A serial entrepreneur with a background in start-ups, consulting, investment and management. Anthony’s experience includes co-founding an online education portal – designed to bridge the gap between schools, parents, and tutors. He is also serving as a co-founder of a property development and investment start-up. Anthony has worked in Online banking for Nationwide, ReInsurance for Munich and Capital Markets at Lloyds Bank.
Ola Oyetayo – A lifelong optimist and learner, always looking for challenging problems to solve. His past experiences include founding an online-only money transfer company focused on the UK – Nigeria corridor for remittance. He has covered various positions as a Financial analyst in American Express, Debt Finance in Barclays and Treasury function in Lloyds Bank.
Book your slot today. Lunch included. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for the access code.