Knowledge Zoo, an Australian-based international identification supplier, has appointed former London Inventory Trade Group govt Charlie Minutella as its new Chief Govt Officer.
Minutella brings practically twenty years of expertise main threat, identification, and compliance groups, notably spearheading the Refinitiv threat division on the London Inventory Trade Group (LSEG).
The appointment follows three years of spectacular progress for the award-winning “know your buyer” resolution, which has efficiently expanded its buyer base throughout numerous geographies, complexities, and use circumstances.
Minutella will lead Knowledge Zoo’s international operations from its New York workplace, guiding the corporate to additional capitalise on its strengths and broaden its identification and fraud prevention options to deal with more and more complicated buyer wants.
Knowledge Zoo Founder Tony Fitzgibbon has served as Chief Govt Officer for the reason that firm’s inception over a decade in the past. Fitzgibbon will transition to the function of Chairman and Chief Technique Officer, the place he’ll proceed to play a big function in shaping the corporate’s improvements, merchandise, and partnerships.
Throughout his tenure, the bootstrapped firm grew to over 80 staff worldwide, launched Knowledge Zoo within the US, and efficiently entered the closely regulated European market – going head-to-head with established international identification suppliers to grow to be the trusted supplier for main clients, together with an Australian “Massive 4” financial institution, a world social media model, and three of the highest international cost suppliers.
Reflecting on the management transition, Tony Fitzgibbon, Founder and CEO of Knowledge Zoo, stated, “As a founder, choosing somebody to take the helm isn’t any small job. Nonetheless, Charlie’s experience and alignment with our core values and imaginative and prescient made him an apparent selection.”
“I’m immensely pleased with the heights Knowledge Zoo has reached and am thrilled to proceed working alongside our distinctive workforce, clients, and companions underneath Charlie’s management as we embark on the following section of our international enlargement journey,” Fitzgibbon added.
Charlie Minutella expressed his enthusiasm for his new function, “I’m actually excited to affix Knowledge Zoo as CEO. My profession has taught me that the important thing to success lies in an organization’s ardour and goal, qualities that Knowledge Zoo embodies in its distinctive mix of agility, innovation, and unwavering dedication to compliance.”
“I’m desirous to capitalise on these strengths, tackling complicated challenges and filling the gaps the business has struggled to deal with. We have now an thrilling alternative to leverage our distinct capabilities to resolve extra points for our clients, additional solidifying our place as a pacesetter within the business,” Minutella stated.