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Office Hours: Building payment solutions in your digital app

June 4, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm BST


Our Office Hours are a great way to get very specific advice on business challenges you face on a daily basis. This month, we’re welcoming Alex Mifsud, co-founder and CEO, Weavr.

Weavr is a cloud-based collaboration platform, and is ideal for digital makers, coders, product managers who need a payment solution for their digital application.

Customers today expect payment flows to be seamlessly integrated into the digital user experience. As the likes of Uber, Airbnd and Deliveroo have shown, payments are not just about taking a credit card payment at checkout – often, in addition to collecting payments, digital applications also need ways to hold funds, convert them, and transmit them on to suppliers, partners or other customers. That’s where the emerging field of ‘embedded payments’ comes in.

Weavr.io makes it easy for digital makers to design, build, integrate and launch embedded payment solutions for their digital business. It’s always been possible to create bespoke payment solutions but before Weavr.io this could take months and tens if not hundreds of thousands of pounds even before the first transaction could be processed. Weavr.io enables non-specialists to create powerful embedded payment solutions that digital businesses need in days, and to integrate them into their applications and take them live within weeks. By using automation and self-service tools, Weavr.io avoids the setup costs associated with bespoke payment solutions.

Weavr host and attend many events throughout the year and these play a big part in their community-driven approach. If you are looking at building a payment solution or at integrating payments within your digital application, they’d like to offer you a 1-2-1 clinic consultation to discuss your use case and to describe options available to you. During this session, you will learn about the key steps in building a payment solution and get early pointers for your specific circumstances. There is no expectation that you will use Weavr.io although we’d be delighted if we’re able to support you.

Check out Weavr’s explainer video here https://youtu.be/mfqAMwYBCTw

As a TechHub community member, we will also extend 2-hour of free consultancy once you open a free Innovator Account with Weavr.io – you can sign up at https://weavr.io.

Alex has been a serial payments entrepreneur over the past 15 years. His first business Entropay launched Visa’s first virtual prepaid card programme in 2003 which made the Sunday Times TechTrack 100. Before Weavr, he also founded Ixaris Technologies, an innovator in global B2B payments with a multinational client base. Alex is passionate about the dissemination of technology: his non-profit work includes co-founding the Malta Internet Foundation, and more recently the London Blockchain Foundation. He is a Chartered Engineer and has a PhD in Computer Science from Edinburgh University.

Book your 1:1 slot below. For the access code you can email events@techhub.com


June 4, 2020
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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