Meet The Management Team
Ajay Hans, Chief Executive Officer
Co-Founder of Mobetize Corp and founder of Alligato Inc., Ajay Hans brings over 15 years of diverse experience in the development, marketing and implementation of complex billing and payment related software technologies. Ajay has overseen the Mobetize strategic vision and tactical execution since inception. He has held senior executive positions with leading telecom software technology companies where he successfully implemented solutions for brands including SaskTel, Sprint and AT&T. Ajay earned a Bachelor’s of Business degree from the BC Institute of Technology and has completed an Executive Management Program at Simon Fraser University as well as the Executive Managerial Success Program from Harvard Business School.
Peter Thornton, VP of Operations
Peter Thornton, VP of Operations is a billing and operations specialist with over 25 years of experience. In addition to fintech project management, analysis and on-boarding, his experience includes 13 years in the telecom industry, as both a purchaser and internal creator of telecom software and services. He has been responsible for all aspects of BSS services of a residential customer base of over 250,000, with $100M revenues per annum, in both Canada and the US. Additionally, he has held several information systems management and programmer/analyst positions, and conceived, architected and built and supported numerous operational systems and system migrations. Peter holds a Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Earth and Life Sciences, and certificates in computing and project management.
Rodolfo Mulingbayan, VP of Engineering
Rodolfo Mulingbayan is our VP of Engineering. He has over 30 years of experience in software engineering and development life cycle of retail POS, telco billing, digital payment and mobile business applications. He leads the company's research and development team and serves as the chief solutions architect. Rodolfo brings to us his wealth of experience in the development and implementation of next generation OSS/BSS for telcos in North America. He has been instrumental in the implementation and installation of EFTPOS systems for top banks in the Middle East. He has worked with a leading mobile device application provider that caters to Tier 1 telcos in North America. He understands how to utilize technology to increase monetization of any business solution. Combined with his knowledge of the ITIL framework, Rodolfo is an integral part of the team who ensures that our product suite is enterprise-grade and conforms to industry standards and best practices.
Meet Our Advisors
Kenneth F Douglas, Partnerships and M&A
Kenneth F Douglas is a strategic advisor to assist the company’s expansion of mobile financial services products, global partnership and M&A activities. Mr. Douglas is currently SVP, Business and Partnership Development for publicly listed Seamless Payments AB, a global mobile payment company providing prepaid top-up and mobile payments in 30 countries with over 3.1 billion transactions annually. Mr. Douglas is responsible for business and partnership development and expansion in the U.S. and Canada. Mr.Douglas has over three decades of successful business and partnership development and relationship management within the payments industry, directly working with financial institutions, acquiring banks and processors, gateway processors, and Fortune 500 companies..
Hugo Cuevas-Mohr, Global Money Transfer
Hugo Cuevas-Mohr has over 20 years of experience in the money transfer and remittance business, both in Latin America and in the U.S. Since 2001 Hugo has been a consultant for companies and banks on money transfer issues in Latin America, the U.S., Spain and the United Kingdom. He routinely gives lectures and seminars on subjects related to money transfer, remittances and financial inclusion. Since 2010 he is the Director of IMTC Conferences, developing conferences, seminars and trade fairs on international money transfers, such as IMTC Miami, IMTC West, IMTC Mexico and IMTC Brasil.
Harminder Gill, Telecoms In Americas
Harminder Gill is experienced in both building and growing startup and mid-stage telecom service providers and in restructuring telecom service providers to improve performance and profitability. He is a seasoned telecommunications executive with demonstrated expertise in connecting market opportunities, technology innovation, and high performance operating models. Harminder has a solid background in product marketing, strategy, finance, regulatory, and operations, specifically in the technology industry. He served as VP of Business Development at Ledcor and has most recently moved on to the VP of Strategy and Marketing. Previously Harminder was one of the founders at Alligato Mobile Inc. as well as the VP of Technical Operations at Wavefront. Harminder holds an MBA from UBC and a B.Sc in Electrical Engineering from the same university. He has proven technical strength across a broad set of telecom technologies in both wireless and wireline environments.