Founder & CEO, Zilch
Philip Belamant is a serial entrepreneur and the CEO and founder of the double unicorn fintech Zilch, recently valued at over $2 billion. Before Zilch, Philip founded, developed, and sold two other successful fintech ventures. The first provided value-added mobile payment services that grew to over 20 million users in 15 different countries across India, Africa, and Europe, which led Philip to conceive and launch South Africa’s first cash-to-Mastercard system for Uber that became a top 40 fintech company. Philip was named Great British Entrepreneur of the Year for 2021 by the Great British Entrepreneur Awards for leading Zilch to the forefront of the changing payments landscape.