The world’s most flexible payments platform, Assembly is an end to end payments platform built to address the frustration, complexity and limitations of existing payment solutions.
Designed for marketplaces, platforms and financial institutions, Assembly enables extraordinary experiences and unlocks new business value both online and in-store, while removing the headaches of fraud, security, compliance and customer service.
The creaky old payments systems have not kept up with the way people do business online, on mobile or in-store. So we fixed it.
Assembly has a mission to enable businesses to create extraordinary customer experiences and unlock new business models with payments. Since our launch in 2014, we’ve become one of Australia’s fastest growing fintech companies with innovative payment solutions for marketplaces, platforms and financial institutions.
We’ve achieved this by systematically removing the barriers and complexities of old payments systems, while empowering businesses by building the solutions they – and their customers – need.
Headquartered in Melbourne, Assembly now has offices across Sydney, Manilla and St Louis. With over 125 employees worldwide, Assembly helps more than 100 leading marketplaces, platforms and financial institutions innovate with payments.
Co-Founder & Co-CEO
As CEO, Simon drives finance, operations and sales, and his strategic leadership has propelled Assembly into becoming a truly game-changing platform in the world of online payments. Previously, Simon led large-scale technological transformation projects in Australia, the UK, France and the USA for global financial institutions, such as AXA, EBS, Skandia and National Australia Bank.LinkedIn
Co-Founder & General Manager, Marketing
As CXO, Darren guides design, marketing and customer success, ensuring Assembly remains indispensable in creating attractive and frictionless payments experiences for online platforms. Previously, Darren led design, branding and user experience initiatives in Australia, the UK and Southeast Asia for global organizations, such as Standard Chartered Bank, AOL, Tesco, Nokia Siemens Network and ANZ Bank.LinkedIn
Co-Founder & CTO
As CTO, Simon heads-up technology, engineering and security, and leads the development and constant improvement of Assembly’s ultra-fast, highly-secure payments engine. With Bachelor of Computing and MBA qualifications, Simon previously led large-scale technology projects for Telstra, Ericsson, NEC, Fujitsu and GKN Aerospace.LinkedIn
Co-Founder & Co-CEO
Victor has over 20 years experience in Financial Services & Payments and as Co-CEO drives Assembly’s Vision of creating simple unified commerce so businesses can thrive. Previously, Victor was the Head of Payments and Head of Transaction Banking & Deposits at Westpac Group. With a background in Product, technology and project delivery, Victor has worked across various Financial Institutions across the Asia Pacific region. Victor has a Bachelor in Information Systems from the University of New South Wales, a MBA from Macquarie Graduate School of Management and is married with two young daughters.LinkedIn