Michael Bermingham is Co-Founder and Chief Business Officer of Nium, an advanced global payments platform that redefines how consumers and businesses can send, spend and receive funds around the world.

As Chief Business Officer, Michael is responsible for expanding the company’s geographic reach and establishing Nium as a fintech leader in new markets beyond Asia. Based in the US, he leads Nium’s retail and institutional business strategy, sales, and partnerships to transform the way remittances are made. He is also responsible for monitoring capital requirements to ensure that Nium’s global offices meet the requirements of local markets.

Michael brings with him over 15 years of experience in the financial services, spot foreign exchange and OTC derivatives industries. Prior to Nium, Michael was a Director at Gain Capital Forex.com Australia, where he managed all aspects of the company’s Australian entity, from the licensing and product implementation phases to live trading. Michael also led Gain Capital’s UK and US compliance and operations teams during his decade with the company. Before that, he was with the Wall Street Technology Association, where he spearheaded their Vendor Affiliate Program, which allowed vendors to meet directly with customers, giving them opportunities to market their products and services.

Michael graduated from Monmouth University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.