Nigel is Operating Partner at Apis Partners. Apis is a growth stage Private Equity fund focused on Financial Services and Financial Technologies globally and especially in developing markets, where the convergence of Fintech and its impact on communities and stakeholders is key. He is also a member of the Emerging Payments Asia Advisory Board.
Over the last 30 years Nigel has helped in shaping the landscape of Financial Services, FinTech, payments and digital commerce as a senior executive with some of the largest multi-nationals in the industry.
Prior to joining Apis Partners, Nigel was SVP of American Express Prepaid/Mobile/Digital launching products in countries as diverse as China, India, Brazil, UK and Japan. Before AMEX he served as EVP International for MoneyGram. Also, from 2005-2010 he was President First Data Asia Pacific where he led the team to create a leading pan-Asian payments business.
Nigel has lived and worked in London, Sydney, Hong Kong, and Shanghai He is currently based in Singapore. He began his career as a management consultant with Accenture in the UK.