Meet the people behind the ideas
Pascal has been protecting corporate reputations for 20 years by designing software to fight financial crime. Passionate about enhancing the sharing economy and reducing inequalities, he co-founded Hexalina in 2017 and designed the XFAIR technology.
Pascal has been a business technologist in financial software for 30 years, first at Euronext and SWIFT, then at SIDE International. In 2008, he founded Telovia, a case management startup that was acquired by Fircosoft in 2012. Pascal then joined the Fircosoft leadership team, as head of product strategy, working mainly with global banks and Fintech companies. In 2014, when Fircosoft was acquired by RELX Group, he took the lead of Product Innovation team and led new initiatives built around Machine Learning and Blockchain.
Francis co-founded Hexalina and handles all our operations. An hands-on executive consultant for 20 years, he’s an expert in payments and cash management, specializing in supply chain finance, cross-border corporate payments and liquidity management.
He has a large experience in handling large programs for banking, payments and mobile, and is a frequent keynote speaker and panelist on blockchain at industry events throughout Europe. Francis also is providing blockchain and payments innovation trainings to banking and corporate executives around the world.
As a managing editor of the Journal for Internet Banking and eCommerce (JIBC), he assists researchers worldwide on delivering cutting edge research papers on mobile banking and digital commerce platforms.
Jean-Michel loves designing or understanding innovative products, explaining them to people and using them to develop new opportunities.
Over the last 21 years, he has worked in derivative exchanges, insurance and payment systems, mainly in marketing and communications.
Jean-Michel is an electronics engineer with a keen interest for distributed or embedded systems.
As a MBA, he also likes everything quantitative or financial.
As a senior manager, he will readily challenge decisions and plans to ensure they are coherent, scalable, sustainable and responsible.