Director FinTech & Enterprise Software, Eight Roads Ventures
Alston leads FinTech and cyber-security investments in Europe and Israel for Eight Roads Ventures (ERV). With $6Bn under management and a 50-year history of investing, ERV helps companies across the globe to scale up and become leaders in their field.
Prior to ERV, Alston was co-founder and COO of payleven (now SumUp), a leading European and Latin American mobile payments and mobile POS provider. Alston has worked in technology and finance for 20 years in Johannesburg, London, Paris and San Francisco for firms such as Apax Partners, Bain & Company, Citibank and Travelex.