Swedish open banking agency, Tink, has appointed SimCorp CEO, Klaus Holse, as its new chairman.
Holse has spent eight years on the head of SimCorp. He’s additionally chairman at cloud platform SuperOffice and payroll agency Zenegy.
Previous to SimCorp he spent greater than 11 years at Microsoft, leaving as its president of Western Europe in 2012. Klaus additionally labored as CEO at Web Ventures Scandinavia and Senior VP at Oracle Corp.
“Tink is main the cost in open banking throughout Europe with its aggregation and cost merchandise,” says Holse.
“On high of this they’ve constructed a singular set of merchandise unlocking the worth in monetary knowledge for the advantage of monetary establishments, fintechs, startups and their finish customers.
“Tink has constructed an exceptional staff of a number of the brightest minds within the trade.”
Daniel Kjellén, Tink co-founder and CEO, says Holse has a “improbable monitor report” in the case of scaling software program.
He provides: “Klaus’ data of the tech trade and his expertise of constructing partnerships with monetary establishments can be extremely invaluable to Tink.”
Tink bought up the aggregation platform made by UK rival OpenWrks in September.
The phrases of the deal had been undisclosed. The deal noticed OpenWrks deliver greater than 3,000 financial institution connections into Tink’s ecosystem.