Who we are2018-01-07T22:22:45+00:00

WHO ARE WE?

The innovators behind Rezolve have been responsible for creating the world’s first online information platform, the world’s first enterprise-class, cloud eCommerce platform and now the world’s first instant mobile engagement platform.

Rezolve is a leading international commerce specialist focusing on technologies to transform and redefine retail.

The Rezolve journey began in 2007 and was conceived by entrepreneur and eCommerce veteran Dan Wagner, founder of pioneering technology companies online information database MAID/Dialog and Cloud eCommerce pioneer Venda.

With the support of the Rezolve management team, combining expert knowledge and decades of collective experience in commerce and payment technologies, Rezolve’s vision is to create a seamless experience across all purchase channels in an always-connected digital landscape where consumers are constantly on the move.

OUR PEOPLE

Chairman and CEO

Dan Wagner

Is an eCommerce veteran and serial entrepreneur. Prior to the World Wide Web, at the age of 20, Dan created the first online information service M.A.I.D. decades before the internet was commercialized and built the business into the global market leader, when it was sold to Thomson Reuters for $500 million. Dan then developed Venda – the first provider of on-demand enterprise eCommerce – which counts Tesco, Laura Ashley, Neiman Marcus, Lands End, Under Armor and TJX Companies among its clients before the company was sold in 2014 to NetSuite a subsidiary of Oracle Corporation. Dan has created numerous other tech businesses including SmartLogik, BuyaPowa, Powa, Attraqt all focussed on internet commerce.

President

Jeff Max

For over 25 years, Jeffrey Max has founded and led innovative fintech companies, spanning electronic securities trading, retail, eCommerce and mobile commerce. As CEO of Venda, Inc. for 10 years, Jeff was instrumental in the introduction of Cloud-based eCommerce technology, and it’s delivery to global enterprises and Federal Government agencies

Global Head of Sales, Brands & Retail

Georges Le Nigen

During his 25 years+ career, Georges has sold disruptive technology and expert services to hundreds of retailers and consumer brands across Europe, US and Asia-Pacific,,  on behalf of fast growing US and European software  companies, as regional then global head of sales.

Before Rezolve, Georges has worked for  Trace One (the world’s largest online B to B platform for product quality information management ,  with 300 retailers and 25,000 suppliers connected),   as co-founder and EVP Sales.

After 10 years of successful growth at Trace One, Georges joined  RSi (A leading Silicon Valley based software company, providing  top 250 global brands and retailers with powerful point of sales data analytics), as Sales Director for Southern Europe, then Global Lead for top 3 accounts.. He later worked at  Powa Technologies (a pioneer in mobile commerce), as Managing Director France, then Chief Revenue Officer, global accounts.

Most recently, Georges was Global Sales Manager, Digital supply chain solutions for SGS (www.sgs.com), the world’s largest certification, testing and inspection company, with 95,000 employees in 140 countries.

Georges holds a MBA  from the University of San Diego, California.

General Manager China

Arthur Yao

Arthur Yao is a thought leader on the convergence of technology and the China market. As Managing Director, he has successful brought global organizations to the China market, resulting in exponential growth. With a vast network across multiple industries, Arthur is able to bridge the cultural divides by foster win-win partnerships.

General Manager Taiwan

Edward Huang

As a management consultant for more than 20 years, Edward Huang is the key advisor to the top 50 corporations across Taiwan. His focus on technology transformation has resulted in significant changes in the financial services and telecommunication industries. With a global education in the US, Ed brings the western innovation to the Taiwan market.

Chief Operating Officer

Tony Caplin

Tony a global visionary with a keen eye for businesses that change the status quo. Tony brings his profound knowledge on both private and public sectors to the management of Rezolve.

Former Chairman of Panmure Gordon stockbrokers and President of Europe for Pacific Telesis, Tony also has had exceptional experience in chairing the NHS Trust and being Chief Operating Officer to The Conservative Party until 2014.

Chief Technology Officer

Esteban Diaz Asua

Esteban Díaz is an Electrical Engineer and Tech Entrepreneur with more than 20 years experience, he has been working on the customer-facing acquiring-side of payments for the past decade years and has started several businesses in the Payments and Blockchain domains. Previously, he helped numerous organisations with a focus on B2B2C payment applications and Enterprise e-commerce in the European and LATAM markets. A regular speaker in Industry events like EEC and MoneyConf, he has, as of late, become a vocal presence in the PSD2 adoption in Europe.

Chief Product Officer

David Ingram

A proponent of Agile and user-centred product design with more than 20 years’ experience managing and directing product teams in fast-growth Internet and mobile businesses. David has led the design and delivery of payments and mobile products with global reach on both sides of the Atlantic, from San Francisco to London UK.

Group Financial Controller

Henry Agoh

An experienced Financial Controller and an accomplished General Manager with management, financial and operational experience at MAID, Versata and Venda. Experienced in all areas of financial strategy and responsibility, shareholder liaison (including Private Equity and public market), company secretarial and human resource management.

Non Executive Director

Dr Steve Perry

Steve is an experienced Executive in Retail Financial Services and Digital Payments, He was at Visa for 25 years, firstly as Head of Strategy, then Chief Financial Officer, over 15 years as Chief Commercial Officer, and more recently as Chief Digital Officer Steve retired from Visa in December 2015. An economist by training, Steve has broad experience as a Director and Chairman of UK and European Boards and has a track record for delivering innovative solutions to consumers and retailers alike, in both B2B and B2B2C environments.

Non-Executive Director

John Wagner

John brings significant experience to the Rezolve board, having been the managing director or executive director of several businesses, including BMW (GB) Ltd, Volvo GB, Volkswagen/Audi, Grundig (Great Britain) Ltd, and Hasselblad (US and UK). He studied law and economics at the London School of Economics and marketing at the Institute of Marketing. He is also an alumni of the British and American program in marketing management at the Harvard Business School.

Non-Executive Director

Anthony Sharp

Anthony is a serial entrepreneur, investor and board leader with more than 35 years’ experience, in more than 30 tech ventures around the world, from foundation to flotation. Ant has been an early-stage investor in tens of businesses, including lastminute.com, GoAmerica, and Silicon.com. He has also built and floated businesses on the LSE, NASDAQ and several secondary markets.

OUR PHILOSOPHY

To help make the world an easier safer and more convenient place to live

OUR MISSION

Our mission is to help businesses unlock the power of their brand through intelligent well designed mobile technologies that make it easier for their customers to interact, buy or pay with instant simplicity and confidence

Infuse your life with action. Don’t wait for it to happen. Our customers are relying on us to deliver a great product, brilliantly engineered and on-time. Be inquisitive and pro-active until your good is great and your great is greater.

Being brilliant is so much more rewarding and respected when your quiet about it. We employ brilliant people who have a proven track record in deploying life changing technologies… but what makes them even more brilliant is quietly getting on with creating retail solutions that makes life easier to control and for everyone to enjoy.

Time is such a precious commodity use it wisely without stepping on others along the way. Part of our mission is to help make the world a better and easier place to live. When creating products or going about your daily duties… take time to help create time and involve your team along the way.A job worth doing is a job worth doing well for everyone.

When you take responsibility something amazing happens. You become a leader! One of the greatest challenges in your life is taking responsibility for what you do and how you do it. If you see or hear something is wrong don’t waste time blaming others. Start leading with a solution.

Before you explain or develop something, ask yourself the same question Einstein once quoted “If you can’t explain it to a six year old, you don’t understand it yourself”. Simplicity eradicates frustration and helps develop confidence and a willingness to get involved. Start everyday with simplicity in mind.