We are pleased to announce that Pierre Suhrcke has joined the Board of Centtrip Holdings Ltd as a non-executive director. The appointment is effective immediately.
Pierre has established himself as one of the leading fintech experts in Europe. With an impressive background in private equity and an investment track record stretching over two decades, he has been on the board of more than 20 private companies.
He has also played an important part in the success of multiple fintech firms across the globe, including Adeptra, a London-based global market leader in the credit card fraud space, New York-based RiskMetrics Group, the global market leader in risk management, and Trema, a treasury management company in Stockholm.
“I’m excited to join the Board of Centtrip – a leading treasury management solutions provider for the music and marine sectors,” said Pierre when commenting on his appointment. “I’m looking forward to working with Centtrip’s Board members and management team to advance its successful evolution from an FX and payments specialist to a turnkey financial eco-system for multiple verticals.”
Pierre is a Venture Partner at TempoCap, a leading European technology investment firm specialising in secondary direct ventures. He also sits on the Board of Acorus Capital, a Hong Kong-based private equity firm focused on investing in Africa’s financial services and infrastructure projects.
Prior to this, Pierre spent 17 years in various senior management positions at Deutsche Bank in London and Frankfurt, including as Managing Director of Deutsche Venture Capital, Deputy Head of Equities and Global Head of Risk Management.
“Pierre is an excellent addition to the team,” said Brian Jamieson, co-founder and CEO at Centtrip. “His leadership, knowledge and experience in financial services will support our drive and commitment to building a company that makes a huge difference in the fintech sector and other industries.”
Pierre is an active angel investor, mentor and adviser. He is also a Professor for venture capital and entrepreneurship at Kozminski University in Warsaw, Poland.