Sector: B2B Payments
Activity: Provide a platform for enterprise grade and a collaborative network for trade finance investors and originators to connect, interact and transact.
Founders: Margarith Lutschg-Emmenegger and Marius Savin
Offices: Msida, Malta
Octet Europe introduces a revolutionary and state-of-the-art cloud based B2B trade ecosystem that enables close engagement between EU buyer and their seller in EU buyers and their seller in EU and around the world through the single multi-lingual platform where the purchases can be settled via B2B cards (debit or credit) issued under one of the major card schemes, such as MasterCard, American Express and/or Visa.
As a proven open-end platform, Octet provides the strength and aility to work with a wide range of client profiles from the sophisticated corporate clients seeking high level integration (e.g. APIs, machine-2-machine communication and so on) to the owner managed SMEs using their personal computers or mobile phones to interact with the bank for their trade needs.
About the Founders
Ms Lutschg-Emmenegger has over 30 years’ experience in trade finance with a special focus on forfaiting and factoring. In 1999, she co-founded the International Forfaiting Association (now, the International & Trade Forfaiting Association) where she served as Deputy Chairman until 2003. She has vast experience in launching factoring businesses in emerging markets where she successfully established joint ventures in India, Egypt, Brazil and Chile while working at WestLB and FIMBank.
Mr Savin has a wealth of 20+ experience in the field of International Trade Finance Solutions by using both classic and newest innovative tools available in the industry in Europe, Africa and Asia. He is actively involved for years with he industry associations (e.g. FCI, IFG) in numerous Marketing and Promotion conferences, Education and Training Programs, Products Innovation, FinTech developments.