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.

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CHRIS JEWELL

CHIEF OPERATING 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 our regulatory compliance and financial wellbeing. He is also Group Financial Controller.

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TREVOR WISTAFF

CTO (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

SOLUTIONS ARCHITECT (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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Suzie Slingsby

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

COMMERCIAL DIRECTOR

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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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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LEANNE MEDEIROS

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT & OFFICE MANAGER

Leanne supports the Executive team in their work, and manages the Split office network, including remote teams.

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SHELBY CARTER

CLAIMS & CANCELLATIONS SPECIALIST

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

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TIM REGAN LLB GDLP

GENERAL COUNSEL

Tim is an experienced legal counsel and advisor to businesses across the world, including Australia, the UK, Middle East and North Africa. Tim has a particular focus on regulatory compliance.

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MARK CRANNY

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

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

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ANTON KATUNIN

LEAD ENGINEER

Anton is a passionate Rails Developer, loves teamwork and is constantly up-skilling. He also writes a great blog.

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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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IGOR KAPKOV

SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER

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

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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

ONBOARDING & 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 CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE MANAGER

James is the Senior Customer Experience Manager 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

SUPPORT & INTEGRATION SPECIALIST

When Blake isn’t supporting our clients or studying computer science, he’s building his own computer from scratch! True story.

TOM DALLING

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.

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 OPERATING OFFICER

Chris joined the Split team in August 2020 as the Chief Operating 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 DIFRECTOR (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

CTO (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

SOLUTIONS SPECIALIST (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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