Split’s technology is true innovation for electronic bank transfers, whether you need a direct debit solution or a payout capability.

Split Payments is a Payments Technology business that have modernised Direct Entry banking to deliver truly digital payment solutions for direct debit / credit and subscription payments. In today’s digital economy, bank transfer technology simply hasn’t kept up the pace with cards and digital wallets, until now.

Split offers a low cost, high speed payments solution that combines the safety and trust of bank transfers with the efficiency and convenience normally associated with card payments. And our unique connectivity with both the traditional banking systems and emerging Real-Time Payment Schemes, means we can move money faster, but with top financial-grade security.

This ground breaking innovation delivers the most cost-effective and secure bank transfer capability. Put simply, Split is your future-proof global payments partner, delivering faster payments, better collections, lower transaction costs, and total security.

CHRIS JEWELL

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Chris focuses on Split’s overall operational efficiency, balancing the design and implementation of our strategy, objectives and procedures to ensure we deliver the best outcome for our clients.

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MATTHEW CHEERS

HEAD OF PARTNERSHIPS (CO-FOUNDER)

Matthew manages Split’s strategic partnerships across all key verticals, joint ventures, and mergers & acquisitions.

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ADRIAN KENNEDY

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (CO-FOUNDER)

Adrian is responsible for Split’s sustainable growth in global markets, Government/Industry liaison, and managing special projects.

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TREVOR WISTAFF

CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER (CO-FOUNDER)

Trevor leads a diverse team of Engineers, DevOps and Product Specialists to develop and improve the Split platform.

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IAN LENNIE

CHIEF SOLUTIONS OFFICER (CO-FOUNDER)

Ian works with Split’s enterprise clients on solution scoping to deliver the very best efficiencies and product insights.

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MATTHEW ZAINA

CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER

Matt is joining Split Payments as the COO and brings impressive experience working in Banking and Financial Services to the team.  He has considerable financial market experience and will complement our existing executive team.

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SUZIE SLINGSBY

HEAD OF SALES & RELATIONSHIPS

Suzie brings an incredible 20 years of experience in financial services with her and is joining Split as our new ‘Head of Sales & Relationships’.

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JURONE SULLIVAN

SENIOR SALES EXECUTIVE

Jurone focusses on business development and customer engagement to deliver the best value and opportunities.

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SARAH WAGNER

HR MANAGER

Sarah is focussed on building the best possible team, together with an extraordinary work culture, to drive incredible work.

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LEANNE MEDEIROS

SALES & MARKETING SUPPORT

Leanne supports the Sales & Marketing team in creating a more efficient and productive customer experience.

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SHELBY CARTER

SENIOR TRANSACTIONS SPECIALIST

When it comes to handling our increasing transactional volume and associated claims activity, nobody does it better.

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ALANA MARTINERO

ACCOUNTS MANAGER & WELLNESS CONSULTANT

Alana makes numbers look good – no matter how complicated and incalculable. She also delivers great vibes and positive outcomes as our wellness guru.

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JOHN MCCOY

SENIOR SALES EXECUTIVE

Johnny is always focussing on his clients’ needs. He comes from a banking background, but please don’t hold that against him. He’s also spent a reasonable slice of his adult life writing and travelling. Unfortunately the allure of Split Payments was too hard to resist.

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LUCY DAVEY

SALES EXECUTIVE

Lucy utilises her 13 years of experience as a business development specialist with a background in start-ups to help you find the best possible payment solutions for your business.

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REBECCA RIBEIRO

SALES EXECUTIVE

Rebecca brings a wealth of experience in customer service and sales. She uses her strengths in translating product complexities into easily understandable terms and selling value-added benefits.

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SOUMYA SRINIVASAN

PRODUCT AND PAYMENTS SPECIALIST

Soumya will lead the delivery of new payment capabilities like the Mandated Payments Service

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VISHAKHA BHOSALE

TECHNICAL SUPPORT SPECIALIST

Vishakha is our Technical Support Specialist and assists existing and new clients with technical enquiries and questions.

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DELPHINE JESTIN

OPERATIONS SUPPORT OFFICER

Delphine joins Split as the Operations Support Officer and brings an incredible versatile skillset with her including extensive Customer Experience Management, Marketing, Communications & UX design.

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MARK CRANNY

FINANCIAL CONTROLLER

Mark is an experienced global CFO and strategic advisor who helps Split with long term financial planning and capital requirements.

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IGOR KAPKOV

HEAD OF TECHNOLOGY

Igor has extensive experience developing software for global leaders in industries such as eCommerce, and government services.

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AJAY SHARMA

TECHNICAL PRODUCT MANAGER

Ajay works with our development teams, key stakeholders and clients to deliver our technology road map and planned features.

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TOM DALLING

SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Programming from a young age, Tom brings over a decade of professional software development experience. He has authored a book about coding, several technical articles, and open-source libraries used in thousands of web applications.

DAVID BARLOW

SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER

David is one of Split’s early employees and understands our technology better than most. He also loves a great bow tie.

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CAMERON HINE

DEVOPS ENGINEER

With a PhD in Software Engineering under his belt, Cameron is officially Split’s DevOps Doctor! In fact, he’s our Infrastructure Surgeon, operating across the entire system and business processes.

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CHRIS GORDON

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Chris is a full stack web architect who calls Byron Bay home (Split’s HQ). Interesting fact: Chris works out of Japan for 8 weeks of the year.

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SHANON MCQUAY

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Shannon has a passion for learning and simplicity, with a penchant for open source technologies.

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EUMIR GASPAR

SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Eumir has been dedicated to Ruby for longer than most – since 2009 – from writing simple scripts to large scale applications.

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Anna Jones

ANNA JONES

COMPLIANCE SPECIALIST

Anna joins us as Split Payments own Onboarding & Compliance Specialist and is going to help our clients with a smooth transition.

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DANIEL DRAPER

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Daniel brings over 12 years of experience in web development to the Split table, including agency work, start-up experience, and e-commerce.

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JAMES HARVEY

SENIOR SOLUTION ARCHITECT

James is the Senior Solution Architect and will work with our clients and partners to optimise integration and create exceptional customer experiences, generating great value for businesses.

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BLAKE ASTLEY

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Blake is one of our Software Engineers who is working alongside our team to improve and create new products.

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DREWE APPS

SENIOR SOLUTION ARCHITECT

Drewe works closely with clients to optimise their integration with Split Payment, to ensure the most efficient business process and customer journey.

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KIERAN O’GRADY

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Kieran works with our development team, building and maintaining solutions to deliver our technology roadmap and enable customer success.

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PARA O’KELLY

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Para is a full-stack web developer committed to accessibility and reliability. That is, when they’re not busy bird watching.

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CHRISTOPHER TEAGUE

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Chris is one of our talented Software Engineers who works on making our products seamless.

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EVE ERICKSON

OFFICE MANAGER

Eve coordinates our in-house administrative tasks whilst providing support to our employees and Executive team.

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CLINT GILMORE

TECHNICAL SUPPORT SPECIALIST

Our Technical Support Specialist Clint brings a wealth of experience in B2B technical support as well as building and maintaining client relationships.

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MICHAEL LEWIS

MARKETING COORDINATOR

As our Marketing Coordinator Michael works closely with the team on creating marketing campaigns, collateral and ongoing company improvements.

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ZUBIN HENNER

SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Zubin brings a wealth of experience to help our engineering team build and scale our systems both now and in the future.

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ANDRE PARRA

TRANSACTIONS SPECIALIST

Andre brings overseas experience in the financial sector to our Split Payments team, ensuring that all transactional disputes are managed and investigated promptly and professionally.

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DANIEL VIVIAN

SENIOR SALES EXECUTIVE

Our Senior Sale Executive Dan assists our clients with the best possible payments solutions whilst building trustworthy relationships.

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ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS

KARINA KWAN

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER

Karina is a former CFO and Treasurer at Citi ANZ and General Manager at Commonwealth Bank. Now an Adjunct Professor and Fintech mentor, Karina helps Split with our governance and regulatory compliance.

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SIMON WARNER

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER

Having founded POLi Payments before selling to Australia Post, and with more than 20 years of experience in payments and banking, Simon has a unique vision for the future of payments and financial services.

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NATHAN BROWN

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER

Former CFO and General Manager at SecurePay, Nathan brings deep experience of leading tech companies through significant transformation and growth strategies.

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MARTIN COWLEY

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBER

Martin is a highly regarded leader in the travel industry and currently holds several board and advisory board roles with a number of multinational companies in the travel and technology sectors.

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Chris Jewell

Chris Jewell

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Chris joined the Split team in August 2020 as the Chief Executive Officer. Chris is an accomplished financial markets executive with over 15 years’ banking experience having worked at Goldman Sachs, Credit Suisse and Citi. He has strong financial product expertise and has been repeatedly recognised for his team-building and client management skills.

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Matthew Cheers

HEAD OF PARTNERSHIPS (CO-FOUNDER)

Matthew drives Split’s strategic partnerships, joint ventures, and acquisitions. Previously CEO of Skydive Australia, Matthew brings deep insight into the challenges and opportunities presented to growing businesses and global enterprises.

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Adrian Kennedy

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (CO-FOUNDER)

Adrian is responsible for Split’s sustainable growth in global markets, Government/Industry liaison, and managing special projects. Adrian has won numerous Telstra Small Business Awards recognising his capacity to grow and expand businesses. Adrian is also the Group Financial Controller.

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Trevor Wistaff

CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER (CO-FOUNDER)

Trevor leads a global team of developers and product specialists to develop and improve the Split platform. Trevor is a highly skilled and experienced software engineer and previously led large-scale technology projects for organisations and ASX-listed companies.

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Ian Lennie

CHIEF SOLUTIONS OFFICER (CO-FOUNDER)

Ian works with Split’s enterprise clients on solution scope and strategic support. As a Co-Founder, Ian has a unique insight into Split’s customer solution, working in business development to increase market share across key verticals.

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Matt Zaina

CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER

Matt is joining Split Payments as the COO and brings impressive experience working in Banking and Financial Services to the team.  He has the considerable financial market experience and will complement our existing executive team.

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Graham Hayworth

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Graham has over 25 years of corporate experience in international financial services and private
equity. As Split Payments appointed CFO he brings exceptional value and knowledge to the team.

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