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Chris is the Interim Co-CEO and Chief Banking Officer at PMA Media Group, with over 35 years in foreign exchange, financial services, and payments. His experience spans from Thomas Cook Financial Services to management at Travelex Group and leading Prepaid Channel Development at Mastercard. He served as Managing Director at Kalixa Payments Group, overseeing the development of a mobile group saving solution and managing e-money programs. After PMA's acquisition of Kalixa Pay (now Nvayo Limited), Chris migrated PMA's financial services to Nvayo and has held C-suite roles since 2017. He holds a post-graduate Diploma in Business Administration from University College Northampton.
Amadeo, Interim Co-CEO and Chief Operating Officer at PMA Media Group. He has over 25 years of experience in financial services and operations, including finance management, business development, FinTech scaling, crypto, and compliance (AML/KYC). He has worked in multinationals like JP Morgan Chase, Citibank, HP, and Verizon, and has operated a regulated FX brokerage firm, later sold to a major investment group. A pioneer in the crypto sphere, he co-founded the UK's first crypto exchange. Overseeing PMA's business scalability, he focuses on process streamlining and stringent KPI and SLA tracking. Amadeo is a Business Administration graduate from PUCMM, majoring in Finance, and possesses an advanced certification in credit.