Neal Cross Advisor and Investor
Neal is an advisor to and investor in PictureWealth. He is also currently Managing Director and Chief Innovation Officer at DBS Bank.
Neal was awarded ‘World’s most disruptive Chief Innovation Officer / Chief Technology Officer’ by Sir Richard Branson and Steve Wozniak in 2016. Neal is known as one of the top innovation thought leaders across the planet and shared his thoughts as a speaker at G20, also in 2016.Read more
A strong advocate for innovation thinking and culture, especially in the digital landscape, Neal has more than 20 years’ experience in technology, innovation and financial services. Prior to DBS, Neal was at MasterCard, where he was responsible for driving innovation as Vice President of MasterCard Labs in the company’s Asia/Pacific, Middle East and Africa regions and prior to this was the Financial Services Industry Director - Asia for Microsoft Corporation.
He is an advisor to several government agencies and is on the Singapore future corporate capabilities and innovation committee.
Neal awards include
- Global Leader - Digital Evangelist, NASSCOM (2017)
- Most Disruptive CIO/CTO Globally, Talent Unleashed (2016)
On his weekends, Neal lives in the Sumatran jungle where he has founded Hotel Orangutan. This is a social enterprise to help save the critically endangered Sumatran Orangutan and to give local villagers employment and education.Read less
David Pettit Founder and Managing Director
David is an award-winning adviser and forward-thinking entrepreneur. David has an unwavering passion for innovation when it comes to financial advice and improving people’s lives. With more than a decade of experience in the financial services industry, David is known as a thought leader in the private wealth and Fintech spaces.Read more
He is passionate about managing both money and personal health, believing there is an intrinsic link between the two.
David is proud to have founded PictureWealth, which speaks to his mission of improving financial literacy and empowering people to improve their lives. David wanted to create a simple platform to help people to stay on top of their financial health, which also helps them stay on top of their overall wellbeing.
David believes that focusing on the future of advice allows continuous innovation towards providing standalone advice in an industry that is constrained by product.Read less
Marko Sekez Chief Technical Officer
Marko is a world-class leader and skilled professional with technical and business expertise. He is a key player in maximising PictureWealth’s business value through the product’s system.
Marko is very passionate about new technology and the science behind it.Read more
He believes that world is now in middle of next industry revolution and believes that AI and Machine Learning will make people’s lives better.
He works constantly with his R & D team on designing concepts around new interfaces. It is his mission to explore new and better user experiences around fintech products.Read less
Lauren Wyper Chief Customer Officer
Lauren is passionate about both wellness and organisation across all aspects of life. She is always looking for ways to do things more efficiently to streamline daily life.
Her background in nutrition led her to Discovery Vitality in South Africa, where she worked in the wellness division on research and development. She was involved with various health improvement projects based on the application of behaviour science.Read more
Lauren sees the synergies between wellness and financial behaviours and believes that PictureWealth provides a revolutionary hybrid solution that can positively impact both.Read less