Nilan Peiris

UK Together Speaker

Nilan Peiris

Vice President – Growth, Wise

Wise is a global technology company that’s building the best way to move money around the world. Whether you’re sending money to another country, spending money abroad, or making and receiving international business payments, Wise is on a mission to make your life easier and save you money. Wise processes £5bn in cross-border payments every month on behalf of its 10 million customers, saving themselves £1bn a year in bank fees. It’s attracted over $1bn in primary and secondary transactions from investors such as world’s largest VC firm Andreessen Horowitz and Sir Richard Branson.

Prior to Wise Nilan was VP Growth at HouseTrip, in charge of scaling the company’s growth in the European market. He’s also worked as Chief Marketing Technology Officer at Holiday Extras, where he was responsible for all areas of technology, marketing and customer acquisition. Nilan also advises a number of early stage startups on growth and getting to traction.