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.

KRISTOFER ROGERS

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Kristofer drives overall leadership, team growth, business strategy, and domestic/international market expansion.

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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 SPECIALIST (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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JURONE SULLIVAN

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

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

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LEANNE MEDEIROS

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT & OFFICE MANAGER

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

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SARAH WAGNER

HR MANAGER

Sarah is focussed on building the best possible team, together with a rich 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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LOURDES ROGERS

MARKETING & PUBLIC RELATIONS

Lou brings a wealth of experience to Split, and is responsible for managing our marketing mix and network of agencies.

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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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ALAN HEYWOOD

INTEGRATIONS SPECIALIST

Alan is both a full stack software developer and entrepreneur who loves making businesses more efficient through the use of software.

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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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RITCHIE YOUNG

SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Ritchie is a Rails aficionado having previously organised Ruby on Rails Oceania meetups. He’s also mentored at ‘Rails Girls Perth’ and continues to fly the flag.

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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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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.

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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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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KRISTOFER ROGERS

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Kristofer is Chief Executive Officer of Split Payments, the World’s first Open Banking Real-
Time Payments platform. The Byron Bay-based Australian FinTech is a leader in using data
insights to deliver better payment outcomes for many global brands and financial
institutions.

The company has received several accolades, including the Fintech Innovation in Payments
award at the 4th annual Australian FinTech Awards. In November 2019, Kristofer was
announced as the Start-Up Executive of the Year at the CEO Magazine’s Executive of the Year
Awards for his work with Split Payments.

Prior to joining Split Payments, he launched two of Asia Pacific’s most successful peer-topeer
crowdfunding platforms, GoFundraise in Australia and SimplyGiving.com – Asia’s largest
online giving community operating in 20 countries, including Singapore, Hong Kong and
Malaysia.

Having raised more than US$100 million for non-profits across the globe, Kristofer was the
2014 Regional Winner for Community Impact in Southeast Asia at Talent Unleashed, an
international accolade judged by Sir Richard Branson and Steve Wosniak, Co-Founder of
Apple.

Kristofer presents on future trends in technology across the globe and is considered a
FinTech leader and Open Banking evangelist.

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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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