Kevin Tholke is a FinTech professional with a background in mobile wallets, prepaid/e-money, mobile bank accounts, and payments.
He is currently Senior Vice President of Strategy & Business Development for Smartlink SA, a Geneva-based FinTech startup that provides white label mobile wallet solutions. He is responsible for business development strategy, platform sales, and key partnerships. Prior to Smartlink, he consulted for GLOBCOIN, which is also a Geneva-based startup. GLOBCOIN offers a multi-currency account on an e-money platform. His consulting work focused on strategy, growth, partnerships, and product development.
Before moving to Switzerland, Kevin was Director for the prepaid business unit at Green Dot Corporation, a leading US prepaid company. In that role, he worked closely with the executive team on the corporate strategy for international expansion, and with business development on new distribution opportunities. Kevin helped build the product roadmap, prioritize revenue initiatives, and generate strategic partnerships. He also worked closely with cross-functional stakeholders, including: product, analytics, marketing, risk, sales, supply chain, legal/compliance, and customer care. Earlier in his career, he worked in investment banking.
Kevin is passionate about FinTech. He is a member of the Swiss Finance + Technology Association.
FinTech, mobile wallets, prepaid/e-money, payments
Business development, strategy, general management