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Treasury Innovation Fintech winner announced at Cash & Liquidity Optimisation Europe 2016

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On Tuesday 22nd November in London at the 2nd annual gathering of Cash & Liquidity Optimisation Europe corporate treasury and finance related professionals voted for the most exciting technology offering to company treasury departments.

The innovation showcase featured four rapid-fire pitches that focused intently on taking trade finance, payment and FX innovation to new heights.

The pitches were made by:

  • Marjon Wohlen, co-founder and CEO of tech start-up Mitigram based in Stockholm
  • Paul Roiter, co-founder of Xelix, a SaaS platform for working capital management
  • Raja Palaniappan, co-founder and CEO of Origin Markets; a private placement platform and working capital guru
  • Mike Mattacola of Yangfeng Automotive Interiors who introduced a proprietary supply chain tech concept

Upon completion of each pitch, conference attendees voted on the most relevant and engaging product suite or concept through a round of live digital polling.

Xelix came up trumps with Paul’s pitch winning 54% of the popular vote.

 

About Cash & Liquidity Optimisation – Fintech Connect
Cash & Liquidity Optimisation Europe is the only event of its type that is completely free of charge to attend for corporate treasurers, financial controllers and finance directors. In a discussion based environment the event brings together senior treasury professionals, cash management, payment and asset management providers to establish the very best approaches to cash and liquidity maximisation.

About Xelix
Xelix is a SaaS platform that facilitates the process of early settlement discount between buying organisations & their suppliers. Xelix enables buyers to realise superior returns on their spare cash, whilst at the same time providing hassle-free, competitive finance to their supply chain.

For more information about the event please contact Georgina Wellman, Head of Strategy – Treasury Business, Fintech Connect. Georgina.wellman@fintechconnect.com +442073689541 or +447787575127.

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