London, 6 September 2019 – PIF, the not-for-profit industry body representing the high-growth prepaid fintech sector has today announced that SORQ has become a PIF Benefactor and that SORQ CEO, Vladimir Remi has been appointed to the PIF Board as a non-executive director.
SORQ is a compliance consultancy specialising in forming and developing fintech companies. Working directly with national regulators, card schemes and central banks, SORQ helps entrepreneurs operate and innovate in their businesses worldwide.
SORQ CEO, Vladimir Remi said:
“We are delighted to become a PIF benefactor and honoured to support PIF’s focus on helping members grow their business in an environment that supports them. PIF’s many strengths provide many synergies with our belief that compliance should be a business boon, not a burden and that staying ahead of the industry is the only way to thrive. “
As the collective voice with industry regulators, influencers and the media for organisations who are regulated under e-money and payment services legislation, PIF is the not-for-profit industry body where businesses collaborate on common issues to increase consumer confidence and get the support they need to innovate, compete and thrive.
PIF Chairman Paul Swinton, CEO of B4B Payments, said,
“We are delighted to welcome SORQ as a PIF Benefactor and Vladimir Remi to the PIF Board. As an expert in the fintech space and regulatory sphere, Vladimir brings a wealth of knowledge and tremendous industry experience to the PIF Board.
“We approach the second half of 2019 with a steadfast focus on helping our members navigate the complexities of growing their businesses in an era of unprecedented change. We are very grateful to SORQ for their support.”
NOTES TO EDITORS:
SORQ is a British compliance consultancy, member of APCC and IPA, specializing in financial licenses (payment institution, e-money, PSP, Bank license etc.) in the UK, Europe and the US. Having developed its own banking compliance platform specifically for payment institutions, SORQ’s unique offer is establishing financial institutions in Europe, consisting of licensing services, software and the necessary infrastructure. For further information, visit https://www.sorq.io/
PIF is the collective voice for organisations who are regulated under e-money and payment services legislation and who operate in the high-growth prepaid and fintech sectors. As a not-for-profit industry body, PIF is where businesses collaborate on common issues to increase consumer confidence and get the support they need to innovate, compete and thrive.
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