Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Panintelligence adds founding PayPal Europe member as chair

Panintelligence, the Leeds-based reporting and analytics software developer, has appointed seasoned commercial and tech growth specialist, Howard Bell, as chair.

The appointment follows last month’s Series A fundraising, in which the firm raises £4.5 million to fund its domestic and international expansion.

Mr Bell has had a highly successful operational career, building and scaling several now market-leading US and UK digital brands.

A founder member of PayPal Europe, where he steered growth from start up to £200 million revenues, he was also a member of the leadership team that enabled UK cybersecurity venture, Content Technologies, to achieve a £650 million exit, and part of the leadership team which achieved a £100 million exit at JustGiving.

A former director and digital leader of international online payments at Barclaycard, Mr Bell is currently a venture partner at Octopus Ventures and sits on the board of several fast-growth tech firms.

“I rarely see an early-stage tech business with such a relevant, unique and targeted technology solution as Panintelligence, and the opportunity to help the founders in the next stage of growth was compelling,” said Mr Bell.

“I am driven by helping great growth ventures maximise their potential, and from a really impressive platform of triple-digit growth in just a few years, we have a very ambitious plan for expansion in global markets, particularly the US.”

A message from the Editor:

Thank you for reading this story on our news site - please take a moment to read this important message:

As you know, our aim is to bring you, the reader, an editorially led news site and magazine but journalism costs money and we rely on advertising, print and digital revenues to help to support them.

With the Covid-19 lockdown having a major impact on our industry as a whole, the advertising revenues we normally receive, which helps us cover the cost of our journalists and this website, have been drastically affected.

As such we need your help. If you can support our news sites/magazines with either a small donation of even £1, or a subscription to our magazine, which costs just £31.50 per year, (inc p&P and mailed direct to your door) your generosity will help us weather the storm and continue in our quest to deliver quality journalism.

As a subscriber, you will have unlimited access to our web site and magazine. You'll also be offered VIP invitations to our events, preferential rates to all our awards and get access to exclusive newsletters and content.

Just click here to subscribe and in the meantime may I wish you the very best.




Latest news

Summer Statement schemes fall short in protecting firms – BCC Coronavirus Business Impact Tracker

Results from the latest BCC Coronavirus Business Impact Tracker reveal that businesses are still facing significant cashflow challenges with the schemes announced in the...

New CEO named for Filtronic

Filtronic, the Leeds-based designer and maker of comms products, has named Richard Gibbs as its new CEO. Mr Gibbs, who formally starts on 1 September,...

Muse Developments contributes to parent company’s half year results

Urban regenerator and property development company, Muse Developments, has contributed to half year results by parent company Morgan Sindall Group, the construction and regeneration...

£25.8m awarded to deliver infrastructure projects in Greater Lincs

The Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership will receive £25.8 million from the government’s Getting Building Fund to deliver ‘shovel-ready’ projects in the region. The announcement...

Plans for tourism destination at Lincolnshire golf course approved

Plans for a major tourism destination on a Lincolnshire golf course will deliver a significant boost to the region’s local economy and tourist sector,...

ABP deal sees British Steel resume control of Immingham Bulk Terminal

British Steel has resumed operation control of Immingham Bulk Terminal (IBT) after completing a deal with Associated British Ports (ABP). The facility operated by British...

Related news

Summer Statement schemes fall short in protecting firms – BCC Coronavirus Business Impact Tracker

Results from the latest BCC Coronavirus Business Impact Tracker reveal that businesses are still facing significant cashflow challenges with the schemes announced in the...

New CEO named for Filtronic

Filtronic, the Leeds-based designer and maker of comms products, has named Richard Gibbs as its new CEO. Mr Gibbs, who formally starts on 1 September,...

Muse Developments contributes to parent company’s half year results

Urban regenerator and property development company, Muse Developments, has contributed to half year results by parent company Morgan Sindall Group, the construction and regeneration...

£25.8m awarded to deliver infrastructure projects in Greater Lincs

The Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership will receive £25.8 million from the government’s Getting Building Fund to deliver ‘shovel-ready’ projects in the region. The announcement...

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close