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Javier Borkenztain

Co-Founder at Fiter, Financial Technologies Revolution - Uruguay

In Kuelap, Inc. He helped develop the new generation of digital financial services platform. Using bleeding edge technologies to give all financial institutions, Fintech innovators and the unbanked with a revolutionary product for the day to day financial needs.
At Mifos he was responsible for the development of the Latin America market, and the proof concept of different go to market approaches before launching Kuelap.
He co-founded $ERO; a Central Bank licensed e-Money Institution where we developed the new generation of banking services for the 2 billion unbanked around the world.
He have been working in the Fintech space for almost a decade. He was COO at Micropagos (sold to Inswitch). There, he helped develop more than 100 different mobile payments and banking applications for Visa, Banco Santander, Banco Itau, Movistar, and others.
Before that, he worked in a traditional industrial engineering consulting company, where he started as an intern in sales, and after nine years he created four new successfully business units, from scratch. Two of them, actually, became spin-offs of the original company.