As one of Prospa’s Co-Founders, Greg has been driving the success of the company since inception. With his extensive experience in financial services spanning over ten years at Prospa, he has played a crucial role in establishing the business.
Greg's entrepreneurial spirit is fuelled by his passion for product, design and technology. He is dedicated to developing innovative cash flow products and services that unleash the potential of small businesses.
A multi award-winning leader, Greg’s accolades include being named Fintech Leader of the Year. He is also a recipient of the NSW Pearcey Tech Entrepreneur of the Year Special Recognition award.
Before his time at Prospa, Greg spent eight years diving into the world of consumer service chains and international consumer product franchises, successfully creating and scaling two ventures that he eventually exited with great success.
Greg holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting from Monash University.
Beau is a Co-Founder of Prospa and brings near 20 years of financial services experience to his role of Chief Revenue Officer and Executive Director. He has been instrumental in establishing Prospa as a respected and successful fintech leader.
Beau’s exceptional track record includes founding a successful technology start-up and managing a consumer product retailer. He is passionate about building high-performing teams and creating cash flow solutions that keep small businesses thriving.
Beau's primary focus is on Prospa's Go-to-Market capability and revenue strategies, and he draws on this to understand and enhance Prospa’s customer and partner experience across all Prospa’s products and digital technology.
Beau’s outstanding contributions are consistently recognised by the industry, and he has been the recipient of acclaimed awards including Fintech Leader of the Year and the NSW Pearcey Tech Entrepreneur of the Year Special Recognition award.
Prior to Prospa, Beau held leadership positions including National Sales Manager at Humm Group Limited (ASX:HUM).
Beau holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Economics and Finance from Sydney University.
Meet our Executive Leadership Team
Adrienne Begbie is Managing Director at Prospa New Zealand. An experienced financial services industry leader, Adrienne brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her role at Prospa and was instrumental in establishing the company’s presence in New Zealand in 2019. She is responsible for leading the Prospa New Zealand team, driving all local business operations, and building a strong network of loyal and engaged partners.
Adrienne has nearly 20 years of experience in the financial services industry including nine years at Resimac. A strong leader and experienced General Manager, Adrienne has a demonstrated track record and expertise in small business banking, sales management, insurance, and loans.
Adrienne is a passionate advocate for Kiwi small businesses and is committed unleashing the potential of every small business in New Zealand.
Ross oversees all aspects of Prospa’s finance across our diversified portfolio. His deep knowledge and 25years’ experience in financial services guides Prospa’s financial planning and analysis, capital management, treasury, negotiations, capital reporting and merger and acquisition strategies.
Prior to joining Prospa in 2020, Ross held Executive finance roles at Humm (ASX:HUM) where he was Chief Financial Officer, and tier-1 banks including Westpac, Barclays and the Royal Bank of Scotland (NatWest Group).
Ross holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Finance from the University of Canterbury and a Masters in Finance from London Business School. Ross also is a certified Chartered Accountant.
Dean is Chief Risk Officer at Prospa; and brings a wealth of experience spanning over 20 years in the banking and finance industry to the company. He has collaborated with central banks, government entities, regulators, and industry groups across the globe, successfully launching consumer and commercial products in Australia, New Zealand and Ireland, and establishing offshore operations in New Zealand, the Philippines and India.
As Prospa’s Chief Risk Officer, Dean manages the financial and non-financial risk functions of Prospa, applying his calm and level-headed leadership style to balance risk and drive optimal commercial outcomes. Dean's ability to ‘think like an owner’ ensures we always prioritise the best interests of Prospa and our valued customers.
Prior to joining Prospa in 2019, Dean held senior roles in ASX listed and international companies such as American Express, Humm Group and Greater Bank. Dean holds qualifications in Project Management, Internal Audit, AML/CTF, Business Administration, and Management. He is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, International Compliance Association, Governance, Risk & Compliance Institute, and Director Institute for next generation directors.
Prospa’s culture enables business success, and the work to foster and nurture it is valuable and an ongoing investment Elise’s leadership inspires and guides Prospa’s people and culture with passion and expertise.
As Chief People Officer at Prospa, Elise has successfully implemented forward-thinking people and culture strategies which focus on inclusion and equity, performance and growth acceleration, and organisational effectiveness. Elise’s dedication to fostering a positive and inclusive workplace culture is instrumental in driving the success of our talented team at Prospa.
Elise has over 15 years’ experience in senior People & Culture positions, across start-ups and tier-1 multi-nationals including Samsung and Tabcorp.
Elise holds a Bachelor of HR Management from Macquarie University and a Graduate Certificate in Change Management from AGSM at UNSW.
Ben is Prospa’s Chief Commercial Officer. With a laser focused approach to building highly scalable and profitable businesses, Ben is the driving force behind our operations, including the customer acquisition, retention and collections functions and has executive oversight of our NZ business.
With over 15 years’ experience in financial services, Ben is a seasoned executive leader who brings expertise and passion in product development, customer experience, operations, procurement and establishing offshore operations. He is dedicated to growing talent through continuous development, coaching and accessibility.
Prior to joining the Prospa team in 2016, Ben held a number of leadership roles including Head of Product and Customer Solutions at Eclipx Group and Head of Customer Experience and Operations at Humm Group, both ASX-listed financial services companies.
Shai joined Prospa in July 2019. He has responsibility for delivery of Prospa’s technology platform and cyber security.
Shai has over 20 years’ experience in the technology sector.
Prior to joining Prospa, Shai has scaled technology teams in Asia, Europe, America and Australia and has been based in Silicon Valley where he was VP of Engineering at Brigade, and also Engineering Manager at Twitter. Most recently, he was Chief Technology Officer at Campaign Monitor where he delivered major initiatives around technology, operations and M&A.
Shai has a BCompSc from IDC Herzliya in Israel and a PhD in Computer Science (AI) from UNSW.
As Chief Product & Technology Officer, Andrew accelerates Prospa’s transition into a global tech organisation, leading with a customer first approach and strong technical product management expertise.
Andrew's leadership connects the Data, Product and Technology functions to help with streamlining decision-making and prioritisation – an alignment that accelerates and fosters execution, collaboration, and innovation, and drives Prospa to deliver on our customer roadmap effectively.
With more than 20 years’ experience in product and digital transformation within the banking and financial services sector, Andrew has successfully led teams at renowned companies like Westpac and St. George Bank. Most recently prior to joining Prospa in 2021, he was Chief Product Officer at Spaceship, where he drove significant business growth through design-led product development.
Andrew holds an MBA (Executive) from the University of New South Wales and a Bachelor of Business in Finance & IT from the University of Technology, Sydney.