TransferMate Global Payments, an award winning Irish-owned Kilkenny-based Fintech company, has been named as winner of the 2016 BIG Innovation Award in the USA by Business Intelligence Group.
The annual global business awards program announced that it recognises TransferMate as a global leader in the Fintech industry, focused on delivering the most innovative payment solutions to its expanding global client base.
This is the first time the prestigious business award has been won by an Irish company.
Hundreds of companies from all over the world applied to be considered for the accolade – previous winners of which include HP, Epson, Xero, Workday, Sandisk, and Santander Bank.
“We are extremely honoured to have our service and innovation recognised as a winner from hundreds of outstanding companies across the globe,” said Barry Dowling, Co-Founder of TransferMate Global Payments.
“We have worked really hard to create a software platform that delivers phenomenal cost and time savings to our clients. Transfermate’s vision is to connect businesses across the world when making and receiving international payments via one platform integrated with the company’s accounting and treasury systems. Our goal is to disconnect costly and slow banks in the middle and to increase speed and access to funds for each company at minimal costs,” he added.
Russ Fordyce, Managing Director of the Business Intelligence Group commented on the award, “This year we saw new innovations from virtually all industries. It is clear that the role of technology in improving business results and consumer experiences is accelerating. Transfermate was a very deserving winner and an obvious leader in innovation and we are proud to award them the 2016 BIG Innovation Award. Congratulations to the entire team. This is well-deserved recognition of your pursuit of excellence and creativity in solving problems”. Organisations from across the globe submitted their recent innovations for consideration in the 2016 BIG Innovation Awards. Nominations were then judged by a select group of business leaders and executives who volunteer their time and expertise to score submissions and provide feedback.
Launched in 2010, TransferMate Global Payments is a market-leading international solution for businesses worldwide who wish to make and receive payments.