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About QRails

Introduction

QRails enables payroll service providers, fintechs, banks, insurance companies, and other financial services businesses in North America and Europe to deploy innovative payment solutions. QRails clients benefit from purpose-built technology offering secure and flexible APIs as well as easy access to an expert team committed to delivering responsive customer service. Founded in 2016, QRails, Inc., together with its subsidiaries QRails, Ltd. (London, UK) and Rete-Pay, is privately held by a group of industry leaders and leading investors.

QRails has attained industry certifications under PCI DSS, SOC, HIPAA, ACA GDPR and Privacy Shield.

Introduction

QRails enables payroll service providers, fintechs, banks, insurance companies, and other financial services businesses in North America and Europe to deploy innovative payment solutions. QRails clients benefit from purpose-built technology offering secure and flexible APIs as well as easy access to an expert team committed to delivering responsive customer service. Founded in 2016, QRails, Inc., together with its subsidiaries QRails, Ltd. (London, UK) and Rete-Pay, is privately held by a group of industry leaders and leading investors.

QRails has attained industry certifications under PCI DSS, SOC, HIPAA, ACA GDPR and Privacy Shield.

Leadership

Our team has extensive experience in financial services, a track record of success in growing new businesses, and deep expertise in payments.

    Gerard Griffin, QRails CEO/Co-Founder

    Gerard Griffin

    CEO/Co-Founder

    Gerard has twenty years executive and entrepreneurial experience in financial services, primarily asset management. He founded and ran Tisbury Capital Management, a London-based investment firm.

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    Brian Brinkley, QRails Chief Technology Officer

    Brian Brinkley

    Chief Technology Officer

    Brian is a leader in omnichannel commerce and digital payments. Brian founded Zave Networks which was acquired by Google in 2011 and became a key component of Google Wallet. Brian has held executive roles at Sprint PCS and OCtel Communications.

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    Nancy Lester, General Counsel

    Nancy Lester

    General Counsel

    Nancy was head of M&A and Strategy and on the Executive Committee of Bunzl plc for 14 years, following 6 years there as Legal Counsel. Prior to that she was an attorney at Slaughter and May.

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    Mauricio Orihuela, QRails Vice President Of Software Engineering

    Mauricio Orihuela

    Vice President Of Software Engineering

    Twenty-five years’ experience in software engineering and architecture. Distributed computing, parallel processing combined with SOA. Experience in card processing and manufacturing.

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    Jim Ackerson, QRails Managing Director

    Jim Ackerson

    Managing Director

    Jim brings global card and payment experience across multiple verticals including retail brands, financial institutions, bankcard associations, and card processors. Jim has held leadership roles at Marqeta, MasterCard, I2C, Citibank, MBNA, and AAA.

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    Cary Strange, QRails Chief Revenue Officer

    Cary Strange

    Chief Revenue Officer

    Cary has been head of sales at a number of successful, early stage businesses in payments as well as adjacencies like expense management and payroll. Previously, he was interim Chief Operating Officer at Brink’s Money. Prior roles include being SVP, Business Development at Pex Card; VP, Sales and Marketing for ExpenseAble prior to its acquisition by Insperity; and VP for Sales and Marketing at ExpenseWire.

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    Advisors

    Laurence Molke, QRails Co-Founder

    Laurence Molke

    Co-Founder

    Laurence has over thirty years executive and entrepreneurial experience in financial services, including corporate finance and private equity. He is the founder of several businesses, including Global3 Energia.

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    David P Jackson, QRails Board Member

    David P. Jackson

    Board Member

    Dave has been serving as the CEO of IC Group – Marketing since 2002.
    IC Group serves financial institutions of all sizes in card manufacturing,
    card personalization and fulfillment, and transaction processing. IC
    Group’s customer-centric focus helps clients navigate the everchanging
    payments ecosystem.

    Dave earned his bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Brigham Young
    University in 1995. He earned his MBA from University of Utah in 2000.

    Alan Morgan, QRails Advisor

    Alan Morgan

    Advisor

    Alan Morgan is co-founder and Chairman of MMC Ventures, an investor in early stage growth companies operating in the digital economy. He also invests via his investment vehicle Adfisco at start-up and seed stage in financial services businesses.

    Alan Morgan formerly was a senior partner in McKinsey & Co. where he led the Financial Services Practice in UK, Europe and then the Middle East. From the early 90s he was a Board member of McKinsey’s Investment Office (now with approximately US$ 10 bn of staff and partner funds under management).

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    Jonathan Hughes, QRails Board Member

    Jonathan Hughes

    Advisor

    Jonathan is the Co-Founder and President of Pollinate, a UK-based firm reinventing merchant acquiring with banks. Jonathan was previously the Chief Operating Officer for Technology at Worldpay Group plc. He spent four years with Worldpay while it was under private equity ownership, and was deeply involved in leading the program to separate the business from RBS and rebuild the core technology operating platform, as well as transforming the technology organization to meet the needs of a modern, engineering-led FinTech business.

    Before Worldpay, Jonathan was a Partner at Bain & Company, the global strategic management consultancy, where he held leadership roles in the Financial Services and Technology practices.

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    QRails Denver Office
    QRails London Office

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    Our experienced team is ready to answer your questions.

    Denver

    1200 17th Street
    Suite 25-128
    Denver
    CO 80202

    Tollfree: + 1 877 573 3777
    Telephone: + 1 720 990 5347
    Fax: + 1 985 590 5009

    London

    Belle House
    Unit 2, Platform 1
    Victoria Mainline Station
    London
    SW1V 1JT

    Telephone: +44 203 036 0270