Chris SeipChairman and CEO of Payfare
Chris Seip, Chairman and CEO of Payfare Inc, a global Fintech company driving financial inclusion through instant pay to today’s global on-demand workforce. Payfare provides instant payment and mobile banking solutions to the rapidly emerging gig economy, including Ride Hail and Instant Delivery, as well as the traditional Payroll sector. Payfare focus on Financial inclusion, literacy and gig worker recognition.
Chris Seip spent 20+ years in senior leadership positions with the largest bank in Canada, The Royal Bank of Canada. Chris Seip was the Chief Operating Officer of Royal Bank of Canada’s Investor & Treasury Services division, responsible for leading the successful integration and restructuring of the newly-established reporting segment, comprised of RBC Investor Services custody business and two former RBC Capital Markets businesses (Global Financial Institutions and Treasury Services). Successfully managing business and financial risk as a leader and manager producer.
Chris is recognized for managing change and for creating high-performance cultures that are adaptable and purpose-driven. Delivering consistently high financial and operational performance, Chris’ track record attests to a strong leadership tone of commitment and passion. Driving financial inclusion through technological disruption is Chris’ key and immediate Payfare mandate. Chris holds a CFA and MBA from McGill University.