Poul Oddershede, an economist and expert in the fintech industry with nearly 25 years of international experience, joined the management of the GIVT technology platform, helping airline passengers obtain compensation for disrupted flights.
[UKPRwire, Mon Sep 24 2018] Poul Oddershede, an economist and expert in the fintech industry with nearly 25 years of international experience, joined the management of the GIVT technology platform, helping airline passengers obtain compensation for disrupted flights. Earlier, Oddershede worked among others for the Norwegian financial tycoon DNB ASA and Danish fintech Cardlay. He is currently also an investor and CFO in Artland and Copyright Agent which are data driving companies with international focus. In the past, as CFO, he was responsible for the development of AirHelp, a company from the airline compensations market.
"Extremely fast development of our platform requires very specialized competences, which is why we are pleased that such an experienced professional as Poul joined us. His role in our team will be to launch operations on the European Union market as fast as possible," said Jacek Podoba, GIVT President. "We are planning a dynamic expansion outside of Poland, and Poul's know-how and personal commitment will certainly help us accelerate these efforts."
"I am happy that I can take part in the development of such a strong company as GIVT. I will deal with strategic areas in the company, with particular emphasis on its international development" said Poul Oddershede, an economist with experience in the financial industry, banking and technology companies. A Danish expert who has lived in Poland for several years specializes, among others, in product development, strategy, controlling, compliance, risk, accounting and taxes.
The new GIVT Advisor to the Board has previously lived and worked in the US, Denmark and Norway.
GIVT, founded last year, using advanced technological solutions, has already served almost twenty thousand customers. The market on which it operates is about 15 million passengers per year struggling with delayed or cancelled flights. Industry sources estimate that the sum of compensation for such a group is about EUR 5 billion per year.
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We seek compensation from air carriers for delayed or cancelled flights and in cases when air travellers are denied boarding. We act fast and efficiently, and we follow transparent rules. To make it easier for the passengers to obtain compensation, our focus is on strong technology, task automation systems, machine learning and advanced Big Data. GIVT has attracted experts with expertise in several sectors including aviation, finance, modern technology, consulting, digital marketing and legal services. www.givt.com