Two of DOCOMO Digital’s C-suite Among Top 25 Women Leaders in Financial Technology

The Financial Technology Report, Feb 2022

We’re thrilled to announce that our CPO, Keeley Vaughan-Davies, and CFO, Simone Wittstruck, have made it to the list of top 25 women leaders in Europe’s fintech for 2022, compiled by The Financial Technology Report, both taking fourth place.

About the list

The Financial Technology Report’s list includes some of the most accomplished women leading global organizations and teams in various areas of the financial technology industry – from global payments and money management to cryptocurrency exchange to cloud banking, big data management, and others. As the organizer explains, the women were selected for their proven ability to lead people, their deep domain expertise, and overall impact on the fintech industry.

The Financial Technology Report is the leading online news source in business, investment, and corporate actions related to the financial technology sector.

You can view the complete list here.

About Keeley Vaughan-Davies

Since 2020, Keeley Vaughan-Davies has been DOCOMO Digital’s Chief People Officer. She played an instrumental role in transforming human resources within the company, and especially driving the shift to remote work resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.

As a strategic senior HR leader, she has extensive knowledge and experience working in global markets and has impacted areas like culture change and improving team performance and agility.

Before joining DOCOMO Digital, Keeley was Head of HR at MoneyGram International and also led HR transformation for multiple companies within digital payments, fintech, and financial services across the Asia Pacific, Europe, and the Middle East.

About Simone Wittstruck

Simone Wittstruck is DOCOMO Digital’s Chief Financial Officer. She joined net mobile AG in 2009 that was later acquired by DOCOMO Digital. Throughout this time, she held a variety of leadership roles, role-modelling the focus on business strategy and profitability within corporate finance and pioneering technology adoption.

Simone has years of experience and a deep understanding of EU and global regulations in the telecom and financial service industries. Before joining DOCOMO Digital, she also acquired extensive experience in audit and tax consulting, helping drive the company’s growth. She also served as the CFO for the GSA (Germany, Switzerland, Austria) region, steering the business through the transition from technology to financial services.

She’s passionate about mobile payment innovation as a way of catering to the underbanked communities around the world.

Here’s to more women leaders on the list next year

Congratulations to Keeley and Simone for making it to the list – and successfully impacting DOCOMO Digital’s growth in many key areas. With their contribution, we can continue successfully solving the challenges of customer acquisition and retention for our partners with alternative payment methods – while also growing as a fintech industry leader.

If you’re a mobile carrier or a digital service looking for a trusted partner in digital payments, direct carrier billing, and more, get in touch, and let’s talk.