Parpera appoints global fintech innovator Scott Bales as new Advisor to accelerate growth
Parpera, the all-in-one solution that empowers hundreds of Aussies to make business easier, has appointed Scott Bales, a global fintech innovation leader, as an Advisor. The appointment marks an important step forward for Parpera on its journey to creating the next-generation solution for Sole Traders and Small Business Owners to learn about and do business.
Scott Bales, renowned for his roles in pioneering the digital banking revolution with Moven, Microsoft APAC Chief of Staff, and collaborating with giants such as Google, and Amazon, brings significant insights and expertise to Parpera. His deep understanding of the intersection between technology, culture, and business makes him an invaluable asset in Parpera’s journey towards radically simplifying the way people do business.
The collaboration began with a chance meeting between Scott and Parpera’s Founder, Daniel Cannizzaro, at the Singapore Fintech Festival. Inspired by Parpera’s unique approach to addressing the financial challenges of freelancers and small businesses, Scott saw a natural alignment with his mission of leveraging technology for positive impact.
Scott’s advisory role is expected to catalyse Parpera’s initiatives in redefining the financial experiences of its members and accelerate its growth. He brings a forward-thinking perspective on the future of money, emphasising the need for financial services that resonate with the real-world aspirations and challenges of business owners.
Daniel Cannizzaro, Founder and CEO of Parpera, said, “We’re thrilled to have Scott join our team. His insights and leadership in building and scaling fintech and digital businesses globally are unparalleled, and we believe he will be pivotal in helping us improve not only how we go to market but also the way businesses interact with their finances.”
Scott Bales, in his own words, commented, “Joining Parpera is an exciting new chapter in my journey to bring transformative technology to the financial sector. I’m particularly passionate about Parpera’s vision to make financial management more accessible and meaningful for small businesses and entrepreneurs. It’s a perfect match for my belief in the power of technology to create positive change.”
Parpera’s advisory appointment of Scott reaffirms its commitment to providing innovative, fair, and transparent financial solutions. With Scott’s guidance, Parpera is poised to enhance its solutions, including business and savings accounts, business debit Mastercard, payments, invoicing, real-time cash flow and tax insights, tax reporting capabilities, and an ever-expanding marketplace of services.