Co-founders and Executive Directors
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer
Greg is the Chief Executive Officer and a Co-Founder of Prospa and has been an Executive Director of Prospa Group since 2011 and has been instrumental to the establishment of Prospa.
Greg has seven years’ experience in financial services and eight years’ experience in creating and scaling start-ups, with two previous successful exits.
Prior to founding Prospa, Greg was involved in the start and scaling of a consumer service chain and an international consumer product franchise, and successfully exited both.
Greg is passionate about product, design and technology and developing cash flow products and services that help small businesses to prosper.
In 2017 Greg was jointly awarded Fintech Leader of the Year by Fintech Australia and was jointly awarded the NSW Pearcey Tech Entrepreneur of the Year Special Recognition award.
Greg has a BCom in Accounting from Monash University.
Co-founder and Chief Revenue Officer
Beau is the Chief Revenue Officer and a Co-Founder of Prospa and has been an Executive Director of Prospa Group since 2013 and has been instrumental to the establishment of Prospa.
Beau has 15 years in financial services and has founded a technology start-up and managed a consumer product retailer.
Beau is passionate about building and growing high performing teams and creating cash flow products and services that keep small business moving.
In 2017 Beau was jointly awarded Fintech Leader of the Year by Fintech Australia and was jointly awarded the NSW Pearcey Tech Entrepreneur of the Year Special Recognition award.
Prior to co-founding Prospa, Beau held senior positions including National Sales Manager at listed financial services company FlexiGroup.
Beau has a BCom in Economics and Finance from Sydney University.
General Manager – New Zealand
Adrienne is responsible for building the Prospa business in New Zealand to be the first choice for small business, and for building a strong network of loyal and engaged referrers.
Adrienne has over 18 years of experience in the financial industry. Most recently she led Resimac NZ to become one of New Zealand’s premier non-bank lenders, and prior to that was responsible for partnerships and distribution at Genworth Financial.
Chief Financial Officer
Ross is the Chief Financial Officer for Prospa. He has responsibility for financial control, financial planning and analysis, yield management and treasury.
Ross has over 20 years’ experience in senior finance roles, and was previously CFO at FlexiGroup Limited (ASX:FXL) for almost four years. Before this, he was Group Treasurer at Latitude Financial Services.
Ross has a strong background in non-bank disruptive finance models and the financial markets where he has worked at a senior level in large domestic and international organisations, including the Royal Bank of Scotland / NatWest Group (London), Westpac (Sydney) and Barclays (London).
Ross has a B.Com. in Accounting and Finance from the University of Canterbury in New Zealand and a Masters in Finance from London Business School and is a Chartered Accountant.
Chief Operating Officer
Simon joined Prospa in July 2019. He is responsible for strategy and planning across Prospa and manages enterprise risk, procurement, corporate affairs and corporate governance.
Simon has more than 16 years’ experience in customer focused, high-growth businesses including more than ten years in the fintech sector.
Prior to joining Prospa, Simon was the CEO of XE.com. Prior to that he was a member of the OFX Executive team and has held senior roles at Macquarie Bank, Vodafone and Gemini Consulting.
Simon has a BA in Economics from the University of Nottingham.
Chief Commercial Officer
Ben joined Prospa in April 2016. He has responsibility for operations including customer acquisition, retention and collections.
Ben has 13 years’ experience in financial services including product development, customer experience, operations, procurement and establishing offshore operations.
Prior to joining Prospa, Ben was Head of Product & Customer Solutions at ASX-listed financial services company Eclipx Group; and Head of Customer Experience and Operations at ASX-listed financial services company FlexiGroup.
Chief Product Officer
Damon joined Prospa in June 2017. He has responsibility for product development and management including design, data and analytics.
Damon has more than 20 years’ experience in digital focused businesses working across online and technical environments, having held key product and operational roles in several successful start-ups and large corporates.
Prior to joining Prospa, Damon was Chief Product Officer at ASX200-listed Domain Group, Head of Operations at OurDeal.com.au (acquired by Groupon), and Senior Manager – Product & Technology at News Digital Media (NewsCorp).
Chief Technology Officer
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.
Executive General Manager – People & Culture
Elise joined Prospa in December 2018. She has responsibility for the design and delivery of our people strategy.
Elise has more than 11 years’ experience in delivering progressive people and culture strategies across start-ups and multinational organisations.
Prior to joining Prospa, Elise led the People & Culture team for Canadian-based technology company Elastic Path Software and has held senior HR roles at Samsung and Tabcorp.
Elise has a Bachelor of HR Management from Macquarie University and a Graduate Certificate in Change Management from AGSM at UNSW.