Jon Davey appointed CEO of Tyro Payments

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Tyro Payments (ASX: TYR) announced the appointment of Jonathan (Jon) Davey as Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Mr Davey is currently CEO of Tyro’s Health business, having joined Tyro in May 2021 following Tyro’s acquisition of health fintech Medipass, which he led. He will officially commence as CEO on 3 October

  1. Outgoing CEO and Managing Director, Robbie Cooke has offered his services for the duration of his notice period until 31 December 2022 to enable a seamless transition.
    Tyro’s Chair, David Thodey said Mr Davey’s appointment was the outcome of an extensive executive search process that included an exceptional field of candidates.
    “I am delighted to confirm Jon as our new CEO. Having completed a thorough search process, it is pleasing to appoint such a strong internal candidate.
    Jon is a seasoned technology executive who brings relevant experience from a 30-year career working in financial services, both within corporate and start-up environments. Jon has been a strong member of the Tyro executive team for close to 18 months so he will hit the ground running, focusing on expediting the delivery and execution of our strategy.

“The Board and I thank Robbie Cooke for his significant contribution over his nearly five years as CEO.
We are pleased he will continue with Tyro in an advisory position until the end of the year to ensure a smooth transition with Jon.”

Mr Davey said: “Tyro is one of Australia’s first fintech companies and continues to be one of the country’s fastest growing technology and innovation companies. I am thrilled to have the opportunity to lead the business into a new and exciting chapter; delivering value for our shareholders, delighting our customers, and ensuring Tyro is a great place to work”.

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