Michael Rolph is CEO of Europe’s fastest growing combined payments and loyalty marketing platform, Yoyo. 

Today, Yoyo provides more than a million users with convenient, rewarding mobile payment experiences whilst ensuring retailers have the data and communication channels to provide delightful and influential customer engagement.

Michael started his career at Barclaycard, First Data and PayPal. Prior to creating Yoyo, he was a founding member and Director at Anthemis Group, a specialist FinTech advisory and investment firm. During his time at Anthemis, he advised multiple start-ups like Azimo and The Currency Cloud and established players like Vocalink and Skrill, as well as several banks on digital innovation, investment and M&A. 

He is currently an advisor to Firestartr and has previously been a mentor at Seedcamp, the early stage funding company and a non-executive director at The MoBank Group.