About FINTECH Circle

Our team has got decades of experience both at leading financial and technology organizations globally and also in running startups. We are passionate about FinTech and always make a real impact on our customers.

Susanne Chisti
Susanne Chisti

CEO & Founder

CEO of FINTECH Circle, Europe’s 1st Angel Network focused on FinTech opportunities and the FINTECH Tours, Chairman of FINTECH Circle Innovate and Co-Editor of “The FINTECH Book”​ — the 1st Crowd-Sourced Book on FinTech globally. Recognised in the European Digital Financial Services ‘Power 50’ 2015, an independent ranking of the most influential people in digital financial services in Europe. Selected as top 15 FinTech UK Twitter influencers and as "City Innovator - Inspirational Woman 2016".

Susanne is an entrepreneur and investor with strong FinTech expertise. Mentor, Judge & Coach at FinTech events and competitions such as SWIFT Innotribe, Cambridge Judge Business School Accelerator, Fintech Startup Bootcamp and Barclays Techstars Accelerators. More than 14 years’ experience across Deutsche Bank, Lloyds Banking Group, Morgan Stanley and Accenture in London and Hong Kong.

“In front of our eyes a new industry is being built which will revolutionize how we bank, pay, invest and trade with other consumers and businesses worldwide. You have the choice of sitting on the sidelines and watch how FinTech will change your personal and professional life. But you can also get ahead of the game by becoming involved, building up your expertise and potentially invest into the next Apples, Paypals and Googles which are being founded today.”

Noel Peatfield
Noel Peatfield

Marketing Manager

Noel joined FINTECH Circle in 2015. As Marketing Manager he connects our global FinTech community across all our social media channels. He is an expert in FinTech, Text Mining, Natural Language Processing (NLP), Data Analytics, Behavioral Finance, Wealth Management, News Analytics and Linguistics Sentiment.

Denislav Chakarov
Denislav Chakarov

Project Manager

Fintech analyst and project manager with strong expertise in international payments, business analysis and big data analytics.

David Martin
David Martin

Strategic Partnership Director

David is an experienced partnership director with a proven track record of implementing win-win partnerships globally.

Pulvi Popat
Pulvi Popat

Event Manager

Pulvi is an experienced event manager with a track record of implementing large banking events in the past at Thomson Reuters. She organizes our member events, fintech book launches and fintech conferences.