Skilled leadership, vast experience and a shared vision to build a customer-centric business.
Our Global leadership
Comprised of payment industry veterans with expertise in end-to-end secure financial transaction platforms, debit and credit card issuing, processing, merchant acquiring, card program management as well as regulatory compliance, the EML team delivers the most innovative, secure and efficient card payment platforms on the market today.
Tom Cregan
Managing Director And Group CEO
Tom leads the team in managing the growth of one of Australia’s largest prepaid companies. Tom brings more than 16 years of experience in the electronic payments industry including leadership with corporate expense management.
Rob Shore
Group Chief Financial Officer
Rob has over 15 years of experience as a Chartered Accountant working with Australian, UK & US listed businesses and leading international finance teams in varied industry sectors.
Richard Anderson
Group Chief Sales and Marketing O­fficer
Richard brings more than 19 years of global marketing and sales experience to EML. Prior to becoming the Group Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, Richard was the Chief Commercial Officer of the Australian business.
Andrew Betts
Group Chief Risk & Regulatory Officer
Andrew has 24 years experience in the financial services industry, including 15 years in strategic risk management and compliance leadership positions.
Kristen Shaw
Group Chief People and Culture Officer
Kristen brings more than 15 years of international HR experience. She has led human resources teams for major global companies across a variety of business sectors, including fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG), financial services and mining.
Paul Wenk
Group General Counsel
Paul has been a lawyer for 22 years, 13 of them as a partner with global firm, Herbert Smith Freehills. During that time Paul gained significant experience acting for financial services clients in advisory, regulatory and litigious contexts. Paul joined EML in July 2018 as Group General Counsel, with a global and Board advisory remit.
Eric Mettemeyer
Chief Corporate Development Officer
Eric brings more than 20 years of global business experience to EML. This includes the management of more than 10 acquisitions of prepaid, card processing and money transfer companies in Europe, Asia and the Americas.
Jason Nadler
Chief Technology Officer
Jason brings over 15 years experience of driving and implementing technology initiatives by directing high performing, successful teams. His leadership and knowledge spans the entire Technology and Security canvas, including development, project and program management, infrastructure, and information security.
Sarah Bowles
Group Chief Product Officer
Sarah is passionate about designing tech products that customers love. She brings with her over 12 years’ experience in product, marketing and design, leading teams to launch innovative products in the banking, financial services and lotteries industries.
Deirdre Ives
Chief Digital Transformation Officer
Deirdre’s focus is to extend the global EML value proposition to the North American and International markets and drive, manage, prioritize key global initiatives. Deirdre brings over 20 years experience to the role with a proven executive management track record leading and innovating in the commercial cards, banking services, supply chain finance and cashless payments space. Deirdre is a graduate of Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut.
Our Regional leadership
Rachelle St. Ledger
CEO Australia
Rachelle brings more than 15 years experience in the retail and prepaid sector. Prior to EML, Rachelle was Chief Commercial Officer at PrePay Solutions, one of the first prepaid UK companies.
Nikki Evans
Nikki is passionate about simplifying payments. She brings more than 15 years’ experience in financial services and prepaid solutions. Prior to EML, Nikki founded PerfectCard DAC, Ireland's first eMoney Institution, now part of EML.
Ailie Kofoid
CEO Americas
North America
Ailie has a 20 year background in enterprise software and payments technology. Prior to joining EML in 2016 to lead EML America’s Operations team, Ailie lead global product and services teams at several enterprise software companies.