Anna Tsyupko

CEO & Co-Founder, Paybase

Cambridge and Oxford graduate Anna Tsyupko is the CEO and co-founder of Paybase. She manages the overall direction and strategy of the company, working closely with clients and suppliers whilst overseeing all aspects of the business.

Under Anna’s stewardship, Paybase has received consistent acclaim for its work disrupting the FinTech industry. As well as being awarded a £700k grant by the government-backed body Innovate UK in 2017, Wired recognised Paybase as one of the companies set to revolutionise finance.

In 2019, Paybase was named one of the top 100 UK companies to escape to in 2019 (Escape 100) and they were selected from 3000 applicants worldwide to become a member of the global startup community, Startup Grind. Following this, Paybase were also selected to join the exclusive Tech Nation FinTech programme and selected as finalists in the Tackling Economic Crime Awards in October 2019.

Anna has personally been recognised by the Emerging Payments Association with the Visa Outstanding Women in Paytech Award, awarded CEO of the Year by CEO Magazine and was shortlisted for the PayTech Rising Star award and the European Women Payments Network’s Emerging FinTech Leader award.