DENMARK | Coinify announced new addition to the leadership team: Hamed Sattari joined Coinify as Chief Technology Officer, effective 1st June 2015. Hamed Sattari will be responsible for the technology strategy and initiatives at Coinify.
Hamed joins Coinify after a decade at DIBS, the leading Nordic payment gateway and merchant acquirer, where he has been part of the company’s transitions and has for the last 2,5 years served as a Head of IT Operations.
Simplifying Bitcoin acceptance
Coinify drives mainstream adoption of digital currencies by simplifying the entry to the growing Bitcoin ecosystem. They provide services for merchants and Payment Service Providers to accept Bitcoin payments, and leverage a Bitcoin buy and sell platform.
The Next Level
Coinify’s CEO Mark Højgaardenthused about the new key hire: “We are very proud to welcome Hamed Sattari as our new CTO. Hamed’s arrival is great news for Coinify, as being the former IT-director of the multinational Payment Service Provider DIBS Payment Services, he will help strengthening our tailored Bitcoin payment product for the payment services industry.”
“It is our intention to create the world's best tailored Bitcoin solution. We have come far with our mission, still we expect Hamed to take our product to an even higher standard with his in-depth knowledge within the Payment Service Provider industry.”
“I’m honoured to get the chance to join Coinify at an early stage of the journey", says Hamed. "Today DIBS processes a large amount of transactions in Scandinavia, with a technical setup that is more than 20 times bigger than 10 years ago and an organisation that is 10 times bigger than 10 years ago. I will start new adventures in Coinify as CTO. This brings a lot of memories back from the old DIBS days, since Coinify is where DIBS was 10-14 years ago.”
Coinify drives mainstream adoption of digital currencies by simplifying the entry to ever-growing Bitcoin ecosystem. They provide services for businesses (Merchants) and Payment Service Providers (Enterprise) to accept Bitcoin payments, and a Bitcoin buy and sell platform (Trade). Their clients are online businesses, physical shops, and individuals interested in accepting Bitcoin payments or seeing Bitcoin as a form of investment.
Coinify is backed by a multi-million capital injection from SEED Capital (funded by the DanishGovernment) and Accelerace, and is one of the leading digital currency market players in Europe. For more information visit the Coinify profile.
Article sourced from Press Release by Coinify, 9th June, 2015