Fintech firm appoints CTO due to “unprecedented demand”

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by Stephen Chapman

Liverpool’s WEALTH at work has recruited a Chief Information Technology Officer due to “unprecedented demand” for its digital services.

The financial wellbeing and retirement specialist has appointed Jerome Gudgeon to the role.

Gudgeon joins from Global Processing Services, where he was also CTO.

“I am thrilled to be joining the team to build on the existing services and launch new state-of-the art digital experiences for clients.  It is fantastic to be able to innovate and make technological advancements with a leading player in financial wellbeing,” he said.

He brings 30 years of IT and digital transformation experience, at global brands including TD Direct Investing, American Express and Fidelity Investments. He remains an advisor to unicorn crypto asset management platform, SwissBorg,

“We are by definition a Fintech business, although we prefer to refer to ourselves as digitally enabled professionals,” added David Cassidy, Chief Executive Officer, WEALTH at work group.

“Our use of state of the art technology to provide our Financial Wellbeing services to millions of employees has been increasing rapidly in recent years and we intend to remain at the forefront in delivering these services to companies and occupational pension schemes alike. Jerome’s appointment is significant in helping us increase that momentum.”

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