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Fintech company Wise to hire for 150 roles in Singapore

SINGAPORE: Financial know-how company Wise plans to hire for 150 roles in its Singapore workplace this yr, it introduced on Wednesday (Feb 16).

This contains roles in engineering, product growth, design, analytics, compliance, funds and different operations to “drive product development and expansion in (the Asia-Pacific region) and around the world”, it stated in a information launch.

Wise, previously often called TransferWise, serves greater than 12 million individuals and companies. Its merchandise contains Wise Transfer, the Wise Account and debit card, Wise Business and Wise Platform. 

The Singapore workplace, Wise’s Asia-Pacific hub, additionally relocated to a bigger location final yr.

It grew to become one of many first non-bank monetary establishments to combine instantly in the Fast And Secure Transfers (FAST) funds system and the primary fintech company in Australia to acquire approval to be a part of the NPP (New Payments Platform) as a direct participant.

“Our Singapore office has since grown into a key hub for us and I’m delighted by the progress we’ve made in serving our customers both here in Singapore and across the region,” stated Wise’s CEO and founder Kristo Käärmann.

“As our APAC hub, Singapore serves as an important base for us as we continue to invest in making our mission to make money work without borders a reality for more people and businesses here and around the world.”

Singapore Economic Development Board managing director Jacqueline Poh stated the hub will “create exciting job opportunities in Singapore and is testament to our reputation as a strategic hub”.

Wise launched a brand new minimal normal for its international depart coverage, together with up to 18 weeks of absolutely paid parental depart no matter gender, minimal 33 days of paid depart, and the addition of three days for staff to use as they need.

This is on prime of its present six-week sabbatical for staff who full 4 years of service.



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