Managingl Partner, FinTech Collective
Gareth is a successful, entrepreneur and business leader who has worked in emerging and high-growth fintech businesses for the last sixteen years. Gareth began his career in 1999 in London with Multex. In 2004, following the successful IPO and subsequent acquisition of Multex by Reuters, Gareth moved to New York to work in their US HQ. In 2006 Gareth joined the UK banking-software start-up, Serverside, who are most-recognized for providing the technology behind Capital One's widely advertised "picture on a credit card" product. In 2007 Gareth co-founded GiftCardLab, which grew to be the largest online store solely focused on gift and B2B incentive and rewards cards with hundreds of brands and thousands of designs. CardLab was acquired by Blackhawk Networks (NASDAQ:HAWK) in 2014. In January 2012 Gareth and his partners successfully sold Serverside to Gemalto NV (Euronext NL0000400653 – GTO) a $4.4BN digital security company.