Finboot expands senior team in Cardiff HQ

Blockchain technology provider Finboot today announces the expansion of its leadership team with the appointment of Charlotte Mancuso as head of finance, based at its headquarters in Cardiff.

Charlotte Mancuso

The tech firm, which secures a competitive edge for world-class companies through world-class blockchain-powered technology, makes the announcement following a series of recent hires at its offices in both Cardiff and Barcelona as it expands its operations across the UK, the EU and beyond.

In July, Finboot announced the appointments of Oscar Gómez as a Tech Lead and Alfredo Galiana, Raul Guitierrez and Rhodri Ellis as Enterprise Software Engineers. Oscar, Alfredo and Raul joined the Barcelona office and Rhodri and Charlotte join Finboot’s headquarters in Cardiff.

A qualified accountant with 10 years’ experience, Charlotte joins from Lexington Corporate Finance. Charlotte commented: “I’m delighted to join Finboot’s leadership team at such an exciting stage in the company’s growth and development. I look forward to leveraging my experience to support the team as they continue to look to new opportunities and areas of expansion and progression.”

Founded in 2016, Finboot is one of the first tech startups to deliver value in the enterprise blockchain arena and overall distributed ledger ecosystem. With offices in Cardiff, Barcelona and London, Finboot benefits from a diverse and international team made up of a broad spread of nationalities who draw on a wealth of perspectives to make Finboot and a truly global, diverse technology company.

Finboot, whose product MARCO acts as an ecosystem bringing together blockchain technology for companies to incorporate within their value and supply chains - helping to improve operational efficiencies and giving them a competitive edge. The technology accurately and securely stores information - ensuring tamper-proof traceability of products. It can also help valid ESG and sustainability credentials. MARCO can be applied to multiple business sectors - its international client base currently includes Repsol, Stahl and Desigual.

Finboot Chairman and Co-Founder Nish Kotecha commented: “Charlotte will be a fantastic addition to the Finboot family. Her experience will be invaluable as we focus on expanding both internationally and across sectors as more companies realise the value of enterprise solutions powered by blockchain.

“We are incredibly proud to buck the trend within tech companies by having such a talented and diverse team - it helps shape how we think and operate as a company. We’re internationally minded and our client base is sector agnostic, so our team needs to reflect that.”

Earlier this year the enterprise Software as a Service (SaaS) company secured a £2.5m equity investment from investors including the Development Bank of Wales, energy giant Repsol and Tom Singh, founder of New Look.