TerraPay announced the appointment of Sheshagiri Malliah (Sukesh) as the Regional Director for Asia. Accomplished as a results-driven business leader, Sukesh’s key role is to strengthen TerraPay’s offerings in the region and bring in newer formidable banking and wallet partners to expand the network.
Sukesh most recently held a leadership position at MoneyGram where he was responsible to drive strategies for omni-channel growth across multiple product lines in South Asia and Indo China regions. He brings over 20 years of experience in remittances and payments solutions along with an expertise in digital payments, product strategy and business development. Prior to MoneyGram, he has held senior roles at leading payment companies like Visa and American Express.
Ambar, Founder and CEO TerraPay said “ We are very happy to have Sukesh in our team. I am sure that Sukesh’s relevant experience in in developing the partner network in Asia will be invaluable in helping achieve TerraPay’s mission to drive financial inclusion”
This is what Sukesh had to say after joining team TerraPay- “Asia’s is witnessing a digital payments revolution and I am excited to be joining TerraPay as we embark on our next phase of growth. TerraPay has recently received investments from a consortium of investors including IFC (World Bank Group), Prime Ventures and Partech Africa. We have some exciting plans for Asia and I look forward to working with a team of highly experienced and passionate payment professionals in establishing TerraPay as a market leader in this region.”