NZX-listed fintech platform PaySauce has appointed Shelley Ruha as an independent director and intended chair of the board with effect from February 17 2022.
Ruha brings a wealth of governance experience within fintech, large scale technology infrastructure, payments innovation, banking, wealth management, and venture capital including directorships with JB Were, The Icehouse and BNZ Agricapital.
Current governance roles include Chair of Tax Gift and NZ Rural Land Management, and directorships at Heartland Bank, Hobson Wealth and Partners Life.
She has also had an extensive executive career.
Ruha said, “I’m looking forward to being part of an innovative organisation with a high-performing team, at an exciting point in their growth.”
CEO and Co-founder Asantha Wijeyeratne thanked Michael O’Donnell for his service as interim chair.