Cryptocurrency in Every Wallet™
At Monaco, we are on a mission to build simple and honest financial products that improve lives.
We want people across the globe to enjoy the benefits of crypto through Monaco’s services.
We are focused on solving problems our customers care about deeply & passionately.
Design is foremost in everything we do, with the goal of the best possible user experience.
Marketing Campaign Started
MCO Token Lockup Enabled
Global Cryptocurrency App Release
MCO Token listed on Bithumb, leading South Korean Cryptocurrency Exchange
Announced Credit and Invest Products on CNBC
Launched listings on 9 additional Cryptocurrency Exchanges (Total 17)
Four Key Hires Announced (COO, CCSO, CMO, Platform Architect)
Partnership with Gemalto to Produce Metal Cards
VISA Program Manager Approval Announced
Pre-registration apps go live & full card portfolio announced
Listed on Binance, China's fastest growing digital asset exchange
Listed on Bittrex, largest digital asset exchange by volume globally
Raised US$26.7m placing Monaco in Top 10 Token Sale Events of 2017
Launched Token Sale
Graduated from Supercharger, Demo Day at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
Accepted into Hong Kong Government Backed Cyberport Incubation Program
Accepted into the Supercharger, Asia’s leading FinTech accelerator
Secured card Issuing capability
Monaco Visa cards Ship in Asia
New Monaco Visa cards Announcement
Monaco Visa cards Ship in Europe
Monaco Invest goes live
Monaco Visa cards Ship in the US
Monaco Credit goes live
OUR GUIDING PRINCIPLES ARE:
Clarity & Simplicity
We strive to make our products simple to understand and easy to use. We take extra care to think and communicate with absolute clarity.
No fine print
Our brand is built on principles of trust and honesty, as such our customers don’t need to worry about reading the fine print – because there isn't any.
Lead, don’t follow
We push the envelope doing things that were never done before to win the hearts and minds of our customers.
Meet the Team
15 years’ experience in finance, deep understanding of risk, compliance and Mobile Payments ecosystem in Asia. Led fundraising efforts as CFO at ASX-listed Ensogo, securing strategic investment from VIPSHOP (NYSE:VIPS) and raising over A$50m from blue chip institutions like Fidelity, Goldman Sachs and BlackRock.
Extensive experience in investment banking, corporate development, investor relations. Head of Corp. Development at Ensogo, investment banker at China Renaissance (华兴), Deloitte, Merrill Lynch. While at China Renaissance he worked on landmark deals, including merger of Didi and Kuaidi (now Didi Chuxing) as well as Strategic Corporate Development Projects for JD.com (Nasdaq: JD)
Senior Vice President, International Expansion
20 years of experience in international payments, including MD of Alliance Payment Solutions, a payments consultancy; head of Visa’s AP-CEMEA prepaid consultancy division; Western Union, where he led international expansion efforts for prepaid cards; and Home Depot, where he was responsible for its international card portfolios.
Senior Vice President, Head of Marketing
Passionate for driving new channels, product and partnership innovation. Maggie possesses valuable skills from her previous positions as Head of Direct Marketing and Direct to Consumer for FWD Insurance in Thailand and Director of Digital Media for Prudential Corporation Asia at its regional headquarter.
Formerly Vice President, Quantitative Trading at AP Capital Management in Hong Kong, Weiyi led the development of an algorithmic trading platform and managed the Asian market arbitrage portfolio. Prior to that, Weiyi was Vice President of Electronic Market Making at JP Morgan, where he led volatility trading strategy and arbitrage strategy development in the automated market making business; and Quantitative Trading Strategist of Equity Derivative Trading at Deutsche Bank.
Senior Vice President, Group Strategy
12 years of experience in strategy, partnerships and innovation in Financial Services, Retail and Technology. Previously at Goldman Sachs, McKinsey, and PayPal in London, Paris, Singapore, and Tokyo. Most recently, Eric led the Strategy team at Global Fashion Group and drove significant cross-regional strategic programs across its 24 markets with over 9000 employees.
Former regional Cybersecurity Advisor at Microsoft, Jason has over 16 years of experience advising international clients such as Credit Suisse, Falcon Private Bank, ETH Zurich and Swiss Air Force. Jason sits on the Board of Directors of several think tanks promoting technological innovation. He holds certifications including CISSP, CIPP/E, CGEIT, CRISC, CISA, CISM, CEH, CDNA, CSM, ITIL as well as a seat on ISACA’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Global Working Group.
Chief Compliance Officer
Stanley was previously the Chief Compliance Officer at Square for six years, where he oversaw a global team and supported a diversifying product ecosystem. He also served as a lead in the payment and revenue team at Zynga, Inc., where he focused on revenue protection and maximization.
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Monaco Technology GmbH
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