Azimo is the faster, safer way to send money to more than 200 countries and territories worldwide

Our mission

Use technology to democratise financial services, making them affordable and available to all

Our vision

The better way to share money around the world, improving millions of people’s lives

Azimo’s milestones

Jan 2012
Azimo founded
Oct 2012
The first customers use the service
Jan 2013
Friends and family funding round closes
Mar 2013
iOS and Android apps launch
Sep 2013
Seed funding led by eVentures
Nov 2013
Azimo launches in Germany and Ireland
Mar 2014
Series A funding led by Greycroft
Apr 2015
Azimo launches in the rest of Europe
May 2016
Series B funding led by Frog Capital
Jan 2018
Series C funding led by Rakuten
Mar 2018
1 million people connected to Azimo’s platform
Apr 2019
Azimo secures license in the Netherlands as Azimo BV
Jul 2019
Company reaches profitability
Aug 2019
Richard Ambrose named CEO

Award winning app

  • Azimo’s award-winning iOS and Android apps are transforming the way that people send money around the world.
  • With almost a million downloads and 30,000 5-star reviews across the App Store and Google Play and Trustpilot, Azimo provides faster, safer money transfers for everyone.

Executive team

Michael Kent
Executive Chairman
Michael founded Azimo in 2012 with the vision of using technology to democratise financial services, making them affordable and available to all. He is also a co-founder of Tandem Bank.
Richard Ambrose
Chief Executive Officer
Richard spent nearly ten years in senior roles at eBay and later Paypal, most recently as Chief of Staff, EMEA. He joined Azimo in 2017.
Jakob Wrulich
Chief Financial Officer
Jakob built his career in corporate finance at Deloitte before joining Azimo in 2014. He is a graduate of the Stockholm School of Economics and Stanford University.
Tomisław Krężelewski
Chief Technology Officer
Tomi helped to build Allegro, Poland’s answer to Amazon and the country’s leading e-commerce platform. He joined Azimo in 2016.
Dora Ziambra
Chief Compliance Officer
Dora is responsible for Azimo Group's risk and compliance functions across jurisdictions. She holds an MBA from INSEAD and joined in Azimo in 2014.
Dan Martins
Chief Product Officer
Dan leads Azimo’s product, design and brand experience. At Microsoft, he led the redesign of Skype for iOS, one of the top 10 most popular apps in the App Store of all time. He has also worked for Hailo, Nokia and Intercom.

Key investors

“The future of money transfer”
“An explosion of start-ups is changing finance for the better”
“Azimo: One of the top 10 money saving apps“

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