Our team

Team members

More than 130 specialists

The DNA Payments Group of companies, 123send, Optomany and Active Payments, employ over 100 talented and motivated individuals. From IT developers and project managers to customer and sales support teams, every employee  is committed to the success of our partners' business.

Our team of experts include:

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Dan Hosking
Head of Commercial

As Head of Commercial at DNA Payments, Dan brings valuable experience in scaling global Fintech organisations. Building the core cornerstones of any commercial organisation relies on managing key internal and external stakeholders internally to deliver value to the organisation. 

At DNA Payments, Dan is responsible for managing the Partnerships, Sales & Customer Success teams, whilst working closely with the Product & Marketing teams to ensure that merchants requirements are not only delivered upon but expectations are also exceeded and new opportunities for growth are realised. 

Ian Ripley
Chief Technical Officer

A highly-able, versatile & results-driven Programme Lead / CTO with a very successful background in B2B, B2C, financial services, payments, consulting and FTSE-250 corporates.

Recognised as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for the acquiring and payment processing business sector with 24 Years’ experience across Issuing, Acquiring, eCommerce and Payments Acceptance.

Collaborative approach to successful transformational leadership, engaging with business stakeholders at C-level / Board and 3rd parties, delivering ‘fit for purpose’ IT systems, infrastructure and business change.

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Janannee Harroo
Head Of Compliance & DPO

Janannee is the Head of Compliance & DPO of DNA Payments. She has accumulated a wide-range of experiences in the FinTech industry, including core exposure in the Compliance, Risk and Financial Crime department in countries such the UK, France, Dubai and US.

Before starting with DNA Payments, Janannee worked at Checkout.com and contributed largely in the growth of the Operation and Compliance team.

At DNA Payments, she plays a key role in maintaining the company's legal and ethical integrity. She drives the Compliance programme across different departments, educating management and staff on compliance matters and is the contact point for all regulatory matters.

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Colin Stansbury
VP of Partnerships - Ecommerce

Colin joined DNA Payments after spending the last four years making VAT, Customs Duties and US Sales Tax conversations interesting and relevant; a tough task if you ask us.

Prior to joining DNA Payments, he was working in building the partnership function in EMEA for Avalara as well as consulting SMEs in digital growth and internationalisation.

At DNA Payments, he is now focused on educating and enabling partners and clients alike in digital transformation and process automation. 

Drop him a line and see what partnering with DNA Payments can do to enhance your customers growth and productivity.