Before FairMoney, Laurin used to be the CEO of Le Studio VC, a venture capital fund and startup studio in Paris for 3 years.
Prior to this Laurin had cofounded nutrigo, a food delivery startup in Sweden. Laurin graduated in finance from Sciences Po Paris, and Corporate Law at the Hague University.
Next to work Laurin loves Martial Arts, travel, particularly in Africa and Asia and spiritual activities like meditation.
Graduate from École polytechnique, Matthieu began his career as lead developer at PriceMatch (bought by booking.com in 2015).
He then co-founded MyMicrogravity with the goal of helping industries to carry out scientific experiments on the International Space Station.
When he is not working, Matthieu is always ready for a babyfoot or a good beer (which he tries to brew himself).
At the end if his engineering studies, Guillaume joined FairMoney as an intern in march 2018. He then chose to continue as the first employee of the company.
At FairMoney, Guillaume likes to work on various technical subjects and having a real impact on the product.
Besides work, Guillaume likes to do some sport (running, bicycling, swimming) and does not hesitate to propose a beef after work!
FairMoney is building the leading mobile bank for emerging markets.
They started with a digital microloan application on Android, and they are currently rolling out additional financial services (current account, savings, debit card) while expanding the product to Western Africa and South-East Asia. They have disbursed close to 500,000 microloans and give more than 5000 loans daily. They are backed by top notch US/EU investors and have raised 15m EUR + Venture Capital supporting our growth.
THey are a team of 60+ (and growing) between Paris, Lagos, Latvia, and the UK in Engineering (Android, Data, Backend), Product, Marketing, Customer Service, Operations and business support.
FairMoney is looking for bar raisers. People that raise the standards - that are excellent in what they do and willing to solve big challenges.
They are looking for pragmatic and perseverant people that are passionate about problem solving and hungry enough to achieve their mission to build the leading mobile bank for emerging markets.
To build the best products, they want their employees to meet customers which implies to travel to the different markets. FairMoney is an international team, composed of French, Nigerian, German, Japanese employees, meaning that they value diversity a lot.
You'd better like to travel: at FairMoney, the product is built with the client, for the client, and that is why you will have to travel in the different market, regardless of your position!