AstroPay, the payment solution of choice for millions of users globally, has announced the appointment of Fayyaz Ansari as chief financial officer.

AP

Having worked in finance for over 20 years, Ansari brings with him a deep understanding of the global payments industry.

Prior to joining AstroPay, he was working at Skrill, NETELLER and Income Access as CFO of their digital wallet division and board member of their regulated entities.

He will be based in the UK with responsibility for overseeing all aspects of AstroPay’s global financial management and activities. Ansari’s extensive leadership experience includes controllership, treasury, financial planning and analysis, tax restructuring, corporate finance, performance management, M&A and strategic planning.

He also managed other aspects of the finance function which includes banking, investments, financial systems and was involved in fundraising as well as coordinating efforts for an exit via a trade sale/IPO.