Nicole is a multiple times CEO, a FinTech entrepreneur and advisor with a strong track record at board and general management level across international markets.
Voted Innovator of the Year 2017 by the South African Chamber of Commerce, Top 100 Women in FinTech 2016 by Innovate Finance and included in the Power Women of FinTech 2015, 2016 and 2017, Nicole is also active in the London and European start-up acceleration, incubation and growth arena working as an advisor and mentor to Level39, StartupBootcamp FinTech, London Tech Advocates – Women in Tech and FinTech workstreams.
She is founding member of FINTECH Circle Angel Network, the largest network of independent investors in FinTech in Europe. She has served as advisor to Microsoft Ventures London and been a multiple times judge for SWIFT Innotribe, The European and African FinTech awards and BNP Paribas Global Hackathon.
he is also a contributing author to the The FinTech Book, exploring the role of corporate venture as a catalyst for innovation in FinTech – The FinTech Book published by Wiley.
Current position: Managing Partner, Redsand Partners