Greg Moshal – Joint CEO
Greg is the founder and Joint CEO of Prospa, the number one online lender to small business in Australia, and is responsible for innovation and product development and investor and funder management. In 2015 Prospa was the fastest growing technology company in Australia, winning the Deloitte Tech Fast 50 and placing 3rd in the Deloitte Asia Tech Fast500. In 2016 Prospa was awarded #1 Smart Company in Australia, was the Frost & Sullivan Lending Innovator of the Year and in 2017 was listed 24th – and leading Australian fintech – in KPMG’s list of Global Innovators. Greg has a BCom in Accounting from Monash University.
Beau Bertoli – Joint CEO
Beau is the co-founder and joint CEO of Prospa and is responsible for strategic planning, sales, marketing, distribution channels, business operations, investor and funder management, technology and analytics. Now in its sixth year, Prospa has already delivered over $500m to more than 12,000 small business owners and won Best Medium Business in the Telstra Business Awards in 2017. Beau and Greg have led Prospa through several rounds of capital raising including $60m in late 2015 that included one of the world’s largest private equity firms and was the largest at the time by an Australian online lender, and a further $50m in late 2016 from a large institutional investor, and $25m in early 2017 including Australia’s two largest tech-focused VC funds. Beau has a BCom in Economics and Finance from Sydney University.
Ed Bigazzi – Chief Financial Officer
Ed has over 10 years’ experience in private equity and is responsible for Prospa’s finance, treasury, risk and compliance functions. In 2016 Ed developed a new securitization asset class as part of Prospa’s capital raising. He has previously held senior roles at Ironbridge Capital across a number of industry sectors and Board roles with Bravura Solutions Holdings and Mascot Marine Holdings. Ed has a BCom / LLB in Finance, Economics and Law from Sydney University.
Ben Lamb – Chief Operating Officer
Ben’s role as Chief Operating Officer for Prospa has accountability for creating long-term, scalable organisational growth. With ultimate responsibility for the end to end customer journey, Ben ensures Prospa maintains its customer obsession across all touch points. Furthermore, Ben leads Prospa’s procurement initiatives and vendor management. Before Prospa, Ben held leadership roles at FlexiGroup (ASX:FXL) where he managed onshore operations and customer experience and set up their global operation offshore, and at Eclipx Group (ASX:ECX) where he led product development and procurement during their IPO and was responsible for realising key restructuring synergies.
Nicole Ashe – General Manager, People & Culture
Nicole is responsible for guiding the culture and organisational strategy that will support Prospa’s exponential growth. Nicole has extensive HR experience both in Australia and the UK in a variety of industries including retail, government, tourism, energy, FMCG and investment banking. Nicole has a Masters in HR&IR and a Grad Dip in Organisational Coaching.
Richard Miller – Chief Technology Officer
As Prospa’s CTO, Richard is responsible for delivering a world class technology platform, enabling Prospa to scale efficiently and securely, and rapidly introduce new products and services. Richard has 25 years experience including leadership roles for a global technology company where he built a large scale, high volume cloud software service processing many millions of transactions a day and handling billions of dollars. Richard has a BSc (Hons) and an MBA from the AGSM.
Damon Pezaro – Chief Product Officer
Damon Pezaro is our Chief Product Officer with responsibility for elevating customer experiences and creating an elegantly simple approach to accessing finance. He’s an experienced digital leader with over 15 years in start-ups as well as large corporate and media environments including Fairfax and News. Most recently, Damon was CPO at Domain Group, helping drive the business through an extended growth phase.
Matt Bauld – General Manager, Sales & Business Development
Matt is responsible for building a strong network of loyal and engaged referrers and growing Prospa’s business development team. Matt has over 20 years experience growing commercial and consumer finance businesses in Australia. Matt has held leadership positions at Classic Funding Group, FlexiGroup, Technology Leasing, Hanover Consumer Finance, Lombard Finance and created mybuy – an interest free revolving credit facility.
Rebecca James – Chief Marketing & Enterprise Officer
Rebecca joined Prospa from ME Bank, where as CMO she led the transformation of the ME brand and drove the establishment of a business-wide customer centric culture to transform the bank into a digitally led business. Rebecca has a wealth of experience in marketing and advertising, having held key marketing and leadership roles with challenger brands and strategic enterprise channels. Prior to ME Bank, Rebecca held the position of managing director at CX agency, Lavender, for seven years and ran her own strategic consultancy. Rebecca has a B.Bus from UTS and is trained in Design Thinking from Stanford.