Key people

Liam de Rothschild

CEO / Chief Executive Officer

Liam de Rothschild is co-founder of UNITE and brings extensive experience of managing companies at director level. His financial services experience spans 30 years, and he has a deep understanding of the industry. Over the years he has built several successful management teams both in the UK and internationally. His overall responsibility is to oversee the strategic goals and objectives of the business globally.

Erik Svante Bergström

CFO / Chief Finance Officer & Executive Chairman

Erik Bergström’s experience covers 25 years as a senior executive in multinational corporations covering Telecom, Banking and Corporate sectors, including Fintech. He is also a co-founder of UNITE and benefits from a wide international experience after having worked both in USA and Australia and throughout Europe.

Tord H. Coucheron

CTO / Chief Technology Officer

Tord Coucheron is co-founder of UNITE and has been key to the development of the system since its inception. He has been involved in IT/Tech in many arenas for many years, and has held senior management positions in several IT companies, including internationally. Before UNITE he was central to the technical development of a payment system operated on behalf of a UK based Payments Institution and has a deep and detailed knowledge of bank settlement processes and payment systems.

Tone Rørbakken

Deputy CEO & Member of the Board

Tone Rørbakken is co-founder of UNITE and central in building the organisation and preparing for launch. Her international experience comes from management positions in businesses throughout Europe and beyond, from the Norwegian export industry to pan-European retail. With more than a decade of experience in banking payments, her focus at UNITE is on operations, compliance, and regulatory matters.

Lennart Ågren

Member of the board

Lennart Ågren has a long and wide experience from the finance industry, going back more than 30 years. He is President and CEO of the Swedish financial institution Svea Ekonomi AB (publ.) and chairman of the board of Svea Inkasso AB. In addition, he holds several key board roles in other companies throughout Europe and beyond. He brings to the board of UNITE Global an expertise and understanding of both the finance industry, and the long-term build of a strong industry player in the financial sector.

Camilla Sanders

HR Adviser

Camilla Sanders is the team member that most of our job candidates first meet when they connect with UNITE. She knows our organisation and philosophy well and communicates it in a safe and informative way.

ANNA CLEMENT OKEZIRI

Senior Compliance Officer

Anna Clement Okeziri has developed the compliance function at UNITE up to its current stage. Together with our full team, she will be part of taking UNITE on its next step into live payments.