5 Steps To Growth: Lessons from TransferWise

TransferWise is excited to present an exclusive masterclass for the Australian business and startup community, featuring TransferWise VP of Growth, Nilan Peiris.

Join Nilan at Stone and Chalk, Melbourne, where he will share TransferWise’s growth journey as well as explain how running an organisation of autonomous independent teams, has enabled TransferWise to scale at supersonic speeds to become Europe’s most valuable fintech.

Nilan will also reveal TransferWise’s secrets to generating and managing growth, how evangelism can be the biggest driver of growth, and how you can replicate TransferWise’s strategy for your organisation.

Nilan has been with TransferWise since 2014, and is responsible for the product and marketing teams as well as managing the global expansion of the product. Prior to TransferWise, Nilan was VP Growth at HouseTrip, in charge of scaling the company’s growth in the European market. He also advises a number of early-stage startups on growth and getting traction.

TransferWise is one of Europe’s most successful fintechs, making it easy for people and businesses that travel, live and work internationally to transfer money across borders. With its simple money transfer platform and borderless accounts, it makes managing your money quick, easy and painless.

It is one of the world’s fastest growing tech firms having raised $689m in primary and secondary funding from investors such as Lead Edge, Lone Pine, Vitruvian, IVP, Merian Global Investors, Andreessen Horowitz, Sir Richard Branson, Valar Ventures and Max Levchin from PayPal.

Over five million people use TransferWise, which processes over £4bn in payments every month, saving customers over £1bn a year.

Doors will open at 5.30pm. Light refreshments and drinks will be served.

Connect with Nilan

Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/nilanpeiris

Twitter: https://twitter.com/nilanp