Nilan Peiris

VP of Growth

Transferwise

Nilan is the VP of Growth at TransferWise and an advisor to startups. Formerly: VP Growth at HouseTrip Formerly: Chief Marketing Technology Officer at HolidayExtras.

At TransferWise he uses peer-to-peer technology to help save people money when they send money abroad. On average, Transferwise saves people up to 89% compared to their banks or services like Western Union. Transferwise is backed by Peter Thiel, Richard Branson and a16z. To date they have moved over £3 billion of our customers’ money, saving them over £135 million.