Mr Shailesh Naik, the founder and CEO of MatchMove Pay (www.matchmove.com), one of Singapore’s fastest growing FinTech companies. MatchMove launched its first pan-Asia virtual cloud-based mobile payment card with American Express and
MasterCard, helping millions of un-carded Asians to go online with secure mobile payment methods.
The MatchMove Wallet, Asia’s first mobile wallet and payment card, is a Platform-as-a-Service solution that enables any major brands to issue secure mobile payment cards to millions of un-carded and unbanked shoppers in Asia and emerging markets. The wallet also supports major networks like American Express, MasterCard, Visa, Union Pay and JCB.
In October 2014, MatchMove was recognised in the highly competitive global FinTech competition, the SWIFT Innotribe Startup Challenge at SIBOS as “Top Innovator”. The company was also declared as Singapore’s fastest-growing technology company in SEA in the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific in 2013 and also awarded the Red Herring Top 100 Asia and Red Herring 100 Global in 2012.
A business builder with successful track record in high-tech and new media sectors across China, India, Korea, Singapore and all of SE Asia, Shailesh has also made five successful investments in online entertainment and e-commerce companies across Asia and the US. He has also served on the iN2015 committees, developing Singapore’s new national IT master plan. He is a Founding Investor in Aavishkaar, a Singapore-based social venture fund focused on startups in India and SEA.