Fintech Community News

Paul Weingarth Slyp
Paul Weingarth – Slyp
|Dexter Cousins |
Paul Weingarth is CEO and Co-Founder of Slyp, an innovative provider of digital receipts sent straight to your banking app. Slyp eliminates paper receipts, helps...
FinTech Australia Talent Market Place
FinTech Talent Market Launch In Partnership With FinTech Australia.
FinTech Australia has partnered with Tier One People to launch a Fintech Talent Market in response to increasing job losses through the Covid-19 crisis.The marketplace,...
Fintech Jobs Report Tier One People
Fintech Jobs Report Covid19 Crisis
How Is Covid-19 Impacting The Fintech jobs market in Sydney and Melbourne right now? As someone who has been in the recruitment industry since the...
FinTech Australia Talent Market Place
FinTech Australia Talent Market
In response to the rapid escalation of job losses across the Aussie Fintech community Tier One People and FinTech Australia have joined forces to build...
David M Brear 11FS
11:FS And Tier One People
Our friends at 11:FS invited us onto their Breakfast Show LIVE to talk about the impacts of Corona Virus on the Fintech community. Tier One...
Fintech Australia Podcast
FinTech Australia Podcast
|Dexter Cousins |
We are stoked to announce that FinTech Australia has entered into a partnership with Tier One People to act as the main sponsor of the...
FIntech Jobs Report Tier One People
Fintech Jobs Report
Welcome To The Tier One People Fintech Jobs Report. Sydney Advertises Four Hundred Fintech Jobs! Developers and Engineers make up more than 50% of all...
Matt Baxby Revolut
Matt Baxby Revolut CEO
Revolut announce the appointment of Matt Baxby as Country CEO for Australia. Revolut partnered exclusively with Tier One People to conduct the search and appointment...
Ben Webster Insured By Us
Networking Advice
How To Pick a Founders Brains!   Networking Advice From The Nicest Guy In Fintech - Ben Webster of Insured By Us. Our good friend...
Innovate Finance Global Summit 2020
Innovate Finance Global Summit 2020
|Dexter Cousins |
Innovate Finance Global Summit 2020 kicks off in London on April 20 and Tier One People will be there. Dexter Cousins will be part of...
David M Brear 11FS
David M Brear 11:FS
"Good leaders really understand that it's not about them. It's about what they can do to get the best out of everybody else around them....
Singapore Fintech Festival
Singapore Fintech Festival
|Dexter Cousins |
"The Singapore Fintech Festival confirms Asia as a huge opportunity and one Australian Fintech Startups simply cannot afford to ignore any longer." Tier One People...
Anthony Nantes Wisr
Anthony Nantes – Wisr
Anthony Nantes Wisr CEO talks with Tier One People Founder, Dexter Cousins on Neo Lenders, Fintech 2.0 and how to build a high performing team.
Intersekt 2019 - Fintech Australia
Intersekt 2019 – Fintech Australia
|Dexter Cousins |
October 15th - 17th Melbourne. Intersekt 2019, Fintech Australia's annual gathering took place. Tier One People Founder, Dexter Cousins shares the highlights of an outstanding...
Robert Bell 86 400
Robert Bell 86 400
"Our core company value is to help Australian’s take control of their money. So the 86 400 team have designed and built a smartbank that...
hiring tips fintech startup
How to scale a Fintech – Tips on hiring
|Dexter Cousins |,
Fintech founders know more than most, the damage caused by making the wrong hire. Especially when a company is in the earlier stages of growth....
Fintech Career Tips
Fintech Career Advice
Fintech is soooooo hot right now and judging by the amount of enquiries we get at Tier One People, it feels like everyone wants to...
Dom Pym Up Bank
Dom Pym – Up Bank
"The Up website has the word banking crossed out on the home page, and we’ve replaced it with living. Banking is really just an invisible...
Fintech Awards 2019 Winners
Fintech Awards 2019 Winners
|Dexter Cousins |
Thursday 1 August 2019, Ashurst hosted the 4th Annual Australian FinTech Awards in Sydney. It was an opportunity for the community to come together and...
Annual Fintech Awards 2019
The 4th Annual Fintech Awards
|Dexter Cousins |
The 4th Annual FinTech Awards 2019 launched – Tier One People supports CTO/CIO Of The Year Award  The 4th Annual Australian FinTech Awards 2019 are...
Will Mahon-Heap Revolut
Will Mahon-Heap – Revolut
We're looking for Australia's top talent. Big News! Revolut launched in Australia this week. Tier One People is super proud to have been chosen by...
Anthony Millet Antler
Anthony Millet – Antler
Have you ever dreamed of launching your own Tech Startup? Antler is a global Startup generator and Venture Capital firm. They have a game changing...
Steve Weston Volt Bank
Steve Weston – Volt Bank
People warned me that building a bank would be very difficult. But it is much, much harder than that!Steve Weston. CEO, Volt Bank. Steve Weston...
Anthony Quinn Arctic Intelligence
Anthony Quinn – Arctic Intelligence
Anthony Quinn is founder and CEO of Arctic Intelligence, one of Australia's first Regtech startups. Anthony and the team have developed a platform that tackles...
Fintech Hiring Market Update
Fintech Hiring Market Update
There is a lot of uncertainty in the market which is concerning for business leaders. A Royal Commission, open banking, a looming Brexit, a general...
Fintech Hiring Advice
Busting Startup Hiring Myths
If you are a Fintech leader, you will probably agree that hiring great people can sometimes feel like an impossible task. Since launching in 2016,...
Mark Tarring Tilda Travel
Mark Tarring – TildaTravel
TildaTravel’s proprietary technology is the first platform to efficiently aggregate multiple travel and financial services to provide a seamless, frictionless family holiday planning and booking...
Leda Glyptis 11FS
Leda Glyptis – 11:FS
As CEO of 11:FS Foundry, Leda is at the forefront of innovation in open banking. She’s also Chief of Staff for 11:FS Group, a specialist...
Martin McCann Trade Ledger
Martin McCann – Trade Ledger
2019 was a breakthrough year for Trade Ledger. 2020 promises to be even bigger as open banking creates the perfect set of conditions for the...
Andy Taylor Douugh
Andy Taylor – Douugh
We are laser focused on building a ‘smart’ banking experience that will change people’s relationship with money for the better - fostering financial wellness. Andy...
11:FS talks Aus FinTech
If you aren't following 11:FS then you simply ain't into FinTech. A game changing digital consultancy for Banks and FS, a ground breaking banking platform...
Douugh Neo Bank
Douugh partners with Bank
Our friends at Douugh, made a major announcement signing a long-term strategic partnership agreement with Regional Australia Bank.  The bank will become Douugh's sponsor bank...
Vincent Turner Uno Homeloans
Vincent Turner – Uno.
|Dexter Cousins |
Vincent Turner is Founder and Chief Innovation Officer of Uno Home Loans. He has been in fintech his whole working life, starting way before the...
Fintech Jobs Market Update
FinTech Talent Hot Spots in 2019
2019 is shaping up to be a HUGE year for FinTech in Australia. But where is all the FinTech Talent to help you grow your...
Fintech Talent Market Tier One People
Making a Career Move to FinTech
FinTech is one of the hottest employment sectors. With banking and financial services facing HUGE disruption and so many people on the job market, naturally...
David Washbrook Look Who's Charging
David Washbrook – Look Who’s Charging
Look Who's Charging had a stellar 2018 with numerous awards, accolades such as featuring in KPMG's FinTech 100 and commercial success with two of the...
George Lucas Raiz
George Lucas – Raiz Invest
Raiz Invest (previously Acorns Australia) launched in 2016, quickly amassing close to one million users. George Lucas, CEO is one of the more experienced founders...
Alex Badran Spriggy
Alex Badran Spriggy
Spriggy is a financial education product for families that helps parents teach their kids about money. The app has become so important in the 'Cousins'...
Sibos Sydney - Fintech
Sibos 2018 – The Rise of FinTech
FinTech comes of age in Australia at Sibos 2018. As Sibos 2018 comes to a close and the worlds biggest players in banking head home...
FinTech Summit
Tuesday 16th October. The 5th FinTech Summit took place in Sydney. An all-star line-up of FinTech leaders and a sell-out crowd made this the best...
Up Bank
Up Bank Launch
October 9th 2018 will go down in history as the day Australian Banking stepped into the future, with the official launch of Australia's first Next...
Katherine McConnell Brighte
Katherine McConnell – Brighte
From corporate career to FinTech leader of the year.The amazing story of Katherine McConnell. Katherine McConnell is CEO and Founder of Brighte. In 2015, Katherine was in...
Daniel Foggo Ratesetter
Daniel Foggo RateSetter
If we are to compete with the large incumbents and other financial services businesses, and we want to continue to grow at the rate we're...
Fintech Investment Figures 2018
Fintech Investment Figures 2018
|Dexter Cousins |
Fintech investment on the rise in 2018. Another excellent report by KPMG has just been released, providing some interesting insights on global Fintech investment. US...
Evan Wong Checkbox
Evan Wong – Checkbox.ai
|Dexter Cousins |
Checkbox was under the radar for over a year. There was no product to show potential customers. No one knew about us until we won...
Female entrepreneur week
Female Entrepreneur Week
|Dexter Cousins |
Tank Stream Labs recently held a national week-long series of events dedicated to female entrepreneurs. Over 50 thought leaders shared their expertise and sparked great...
Open Banking
Australia’s Open Banking Revolution
|Dexter Cousins |,
When Will Australia's Open Banking Revolution Begin? With Open Banking reforms set for July 2019 we have seen the launch two new Digital Banks in...
FinTech Awards 2018
3rd Annual Fintech Awards
|Dexter Cousins |
3rd Annual Fintech Awards, Scott Morrison MP guest of honour. It was a privilege for Tier One People to sponsor the awards and present CTO...
Eric Wilson Xinja
Eric Wilson Xinja
"This is what I love about true Neobanks. Turning the banking model, a full 360 degrees, back to when banks were for the community by...
Chris Bayley Cover Genius
Chris Bayley – Cover Genius
We were extremely focused and spotted an opportunity in a sizeable niche that was being overlooked by the large insurers. The niche we identified was...
Australian Fintech
Australian FinTech partners with Tier One People
|Dexter Cousins |,
As the demand for top Fintech talent increases in, we are delighted to announce our official partnership with Australian Fintech. When speaking to FinTech founders...
An alternative view of disruption
|Dexter Cousins |
The world is going crazy. Fintech, Insurtech, Regtech, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Crypto, AI, Machine Learning, flying taxis, colonising Mars. We can't deny there is disruption in...
Executive FinTech Jobs
|Dexter Cousins |,
Executive FinTech jobs in the the pipeline for Q2 It has been a busy couple of weeks networking with VC partners, private equity managers and...
Artificial Intelligence - Is my job at risk?
Artificial Intelligence – Is your job at risk?
Artificial Intelligence  and machine learning have advanced to a point where almost everyone in the Insurance industry is asking – 'Is my job at risk?’...
Sydney Fintech Jobs
Sydney Fintech jobs update
|Dexter Cousins |,
Sydney Fintech Jobs At Tier One People, we get to work with some amazing startups in Fintech and Insuretech. January has got off to a...
Attract talent to Fintech
How to attract the best talent to FinTech.
|Dexter Cousins |
The Fintech Founders Guide to Hiring: 001 How to attract the best talent to FinTech.   Without a doubt, the most rewarding aspect of being a...
Insurance to Insurtech
Insurance to Insurtech
Steve Raynor is Chief Operating Officer for QBE’s Australian and New Zealand operations, he played a leadership role in the establishment of QBE’s Group Shared...
Ben Webster Insured By US
Ben Webster – Insured By Us
"I'm an advocate of starting your own business and bootstrapping it. So not taking any external investment. I will always want my children to start...
Insurtech in China
Insurtech in China is set for a rapid rise. Craig Ford is Chief Executive Officer SCOR Global Life Asia Pacific.  SCOR has been pursuing an...
Insurance on demand
Insurance On Demand: The Future of Insurance 002
I welcome Mitch Doust, Global Head of Business Development with Trov, an innovative insurance on demand product and one of the most talked about Insurtechs...