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Meet our Board and investors

Our Board Members

Our experienced board members provide CellPoint with invaluable knowledge of the technology, payment, travel and venture capital industries.

Krisitian Gjerding, CEO, Head of Strategic Execution

Kristian Gjerding

Co-founder and CEO

Kristian is a serial entrepreneur and business strategist. He held leadership positions at Network Appliance and Sun Microsystems before co-founding CellPoint. His role is both inspirational and operational: sharing his vision and keeping us all on track and growing (fast) in the right direction.

Gerald Kitchen - Board member

Gerald Kitchen

Former SVP at Worldpay

Gerald Kitchen is a veteran of the payment industry and held executive roles at WorldPay, Visa, Mastercard, WorldPay, SecureTrading and Barclaycard.

Peter Hill - Board member

Peter Hill

Former CEO of several airlines

Quoted as the Middle East’s “most powerful airline CEO”, Peter brings over 50 years of experience from British Airways, Emirates and is former CEO of Oman Air and SriLankan Airways.

Richard Seet - Board member

Richard Seet

Former General Partner of the Carlyle Group

Richard was general partner with the Carlyle Group where he initiated the Group’s entry into Asia. He also co founded and has served as Chairman for numerous successful enterprises.

“For many years as a CEO of various airlines, I have been looking for vendors that could help me break free from classic airline legacy systems. So when I found CellPoint, it made total sense for me to support their growth!”
Peter Hill - Former CEO of several airlines

Our main Investor

Our main investor is Penta Capital, a private equity firm investing mainly in high growth companies across all stages.

London City where Penta Capital is located

Penta Capital

Penta Capital is a private equity fund management business, specializing in investment opportunities in the UK mid-market. Since its launch in 1999 it has invested equity ranging from £5 million to £200 million in a wide range of industries and sectors.

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