Bango expands mobile commerce partnerships

Bango (AIM:BGO), the mobile commerce company, has announced new additions to its global business development, product and delivery teams

Key hires support its customers´ growth objectives and deliver on the unique opportunities enabled by the success of the Bango Platform.

To support growth – particularly across Asia, Africa and the Americas – Kaushik Sthankiya joins Bango in October as Senior Vice President Business Development. Kaushik will lead the global team that works with partners as they expand payments coverage and increase marketing and acquisition activities worldwide, moving from a similar role at Docomo Digital.

Aki Mitsukoshi joins the Bango team in Tokyo from a role managing app developer recruitment for the Huawei app store. Aki has a global role, with a special focus on the Top 100 app developers in China, Korea and Japan who are seeking to expand their business globally.

David Shiyanbade has been appointed into a new role as Head of Onboarding. He is focused on helping the largest partners move quickly onto the Bango Platform to meet their ambitious growth objectives using unique Bango technology, data and partnerships.

To accelerate adoption of Bango technology and partnerships in the market through standardized products, Guy Singh has joined Bango to lead product marketing.

Merchants, app store and payment providers cross the threshold into the Bango ecosystem to converge, grow and thrive.