Mollie hires product and tech leaders to drive growth

February 14, 2022

Mollie is strengthening its senior leadership team with the appointment of Anne-Laure Huin as VP of Engineering and Zaheer Jassat as Head of Product.

Anne-Laure joins from Uber, where she was responsible for developing reliable, secure, and seamless payment experiences for users and merchants on the Uber platform. Before joining Uber, she worked for more than 15 years with digital platform cybersecurity company Irdeto. As a senior member of the Engineering Team, she was leading product development of critical-security technology underpinning video delivery and tracking piracy to enrich people’s lives all around the globe.

“I’m thrilled to join Mollie on its mission to simplify complex financial services for companies of all sizes and become the world’s most loved PSP,” said Anne-Laure. “Mollie has a great culture, and I truly feel that I can make a difference as an engineering leader, ensuring we continue offering a great user experience and help our customers grow.”

Prior to joining Mollie, Zaheer spent almost eight years at Banco Santander, first as Innovation Lead, then as a VP Product Management, and most recently as a Head of Product for the group’s global payment platform. Before this, he was a consultant at Fluxx Ltd. and EMC, helping to lead product strategy and innovation for financial services brands.

“I’m excited to join Mollie and drive the product offering’s short and long-term direction,” said Zaheer. “My role is about building onboarding experiences, APIs, and risk engines which make it as easy as possible for customers to start using Mollie and grow. I will let the voice of our customers speak when guiding my team to develop products that are reliable, scalable, secure, and also provide the best possible customer experience.”

Mollie has been expanding its team at all levels to prepare for continued future growth. Anne-Laure and Zaheer are the latest additions to Mollie’s leadership team, following the appointment of Susan Wilson as our Chief Human Resources Officer, and Joe Katz as our new CFO.