PPRO CEO Simon Black to step down

Digital Banking

Black is stepping down at the end of the year after almost a decade leading the fintech.

Image source: Simon Black/PPRO.

PPRO’s CEO Simon Black is leaving the fintech at the end of this year after what will be nine years.

The decision to step down from the digital payments infrastructure provider follows the completion of the integration of Alpha Fintech, which PPRO acquired last March.

Following the acquisition, the company says the management team has been reshaped, the board strengthened and Lázaro Campos has been appointed as Chairman.

“I’m incredibly proud of what we have achieved and I’m most excited about what lies ahead for PPRO. The company is better positioned than ever before, especially with the addition of an outstanding CTO, CFO and Chief Commercial Officer in the last 18 months,” Black said.

“Over the next few months, we are launching a new single API, a global payment gateway and the first, frictionless, cross-border e-commerce solution for UPI in India.”

Black said he has decided it is the right time to step aside and help…

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