Who We Are

AnyDay is the world’s first vertically integrated provider of on-demand payment solutions.

We are focused on increasing financial wellness in the modern working world through our intuitive platform. Behind the scenes, our dedicated team has extensive experience in financial services and a track record of success in growing new businesses in the payments industry.

Leadership Team

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Gerard Griffin » CEO/Co-Founder

Gerard has twenty years executive and entrepreneurial experience in financial services, primarily asset management. He founded and ran Tisbury Capital Management, a London-based investment firm.

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Brian Brinkley » Chief Technology Officer
Brian is a leader in omnichannel commerce and digital payments. Brian founded Zave Networks which was acquired by Google in 2011 and became a key component of Google Wallet. Brian has held executive roles at Sprint PCS and OCtel Communications.

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Nancy Lester » General Counsel

Nancy was head of M&A and Strategy and on the Executive Committee of Bunzl plc for 14 years, following 6 years there as Legal Counsel. Prior to that she was an attorney at Slaughter and May.

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Mauricio Orihuela » Vice President, Software Engineering
Twenty-five years’ experience in software engineering and architecture. Distributed computing, parallel processing combined with SOA. Experience in card processing and manufacturing.

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Jim Ackerson » Managing Director
Jim brings global card and payment experience across multiple verticals including retail brands, financial institutions, bankcard associations, and card processors. Jim has held leadership roles at Marqeta, MasterCard, I2C, Citibank, MBNA, and AAA.

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Cary Strange » Chief Revenue Officer
Cary has been head of sales at a number of successful, early stage businesses in payments as well as adjacencies like expense management and payroll. Previously, he was interim Chief Operating Officer at Brink’s Money. Prior roles include being SVP, Business Development at Pex Card; VP, Sales and Marketing for ExpenseAble prior to its acquisition by Insperity; and VP for Sales and Marketing at ExpenseWire.

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Laurence Molke » Co-Founder
Laurence has over thirty years executive and entrepreneurial experience in financial services, including corporate finance and private equity. He is the founder of several businesses, including Global3 Energia.

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David P. Jackson » Board Member
Dave has been serving as the CEO of IC Group – Marketing since 2002. IC Group serves financial institutions of all sizes in card manufacturing, card personalization and fulfillment, and transaction processing. IC Group’s customer-centric focus helps clients navigate the everchanging payments ecosystem.

Dave earned his bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Brigham Young University in 1995. He earned his MBA from University of Utah in 2000.

Alan Morgan » Advisor
Alan Morgan is co-founder and Chairman of MMC Ventures, an investor in early stage growth companies operating in the digital economy. He also invests via his investment vehicle Adfisco at start-up and seed stage in financial services businesses.

Alan Morgan formerly was a senior partner in McKinsey & Co. where he led the Financial Services Practice in UK, Europe and then the Middle East. From the early 90s he was a Board member of McKinsey’s Investment Office (now with approximately US$ 10 bn of staff and partner funds under management).

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Jonathan Hughes » Advisor
Jonathan is the Co-Founder and President of Pollinate, a UK-based firm reinventing merchant acquiring with banks. Jonathan was previously the Chief Operating Officer for Technology at Worldpay Group plc. He spent four years with Worldpay while it was under private equity ownership, and was deeply involved in leading the program to separate the business from RBS and rebuild the core technology operating platform, as well as transforming the technology organization to meet the needs of a modern, engineering-led FinTech business.

Before Worldpay, Jonathan was a Partner at Bain & Company, the global strategic management consultancy, where he held leadership roles in the Financial Services and Technology practices.

Who We Are

AnyDay is the world’s first vertically integrated provider of on-demand payment solutions.

We are focused on increasing financial wellness in the modern working world through our intuitive platform. Behind the scenes, our dedicated team has extensive experience in financial services and a track record of success in growing new businesses in the payments industry.

Leadership Team

closer
Gerard Griffin » CEO/Co-Founder

Gerard has twenty years executive and entrepreneurial experience in financial services, primarily asset management. He founded and ran Tisbury Capital Management, a London-based investment firm.

CONNECT WITH GERARD

Brian Brinkley » Chief Technology Officer

Brian is a leader in omnichannel commerce and digital payments. Brian founded Zave Networks which was acquired by Google in 2011 and became a key component of Google Wallet. Brian has held executive roles at Sprint PCS and OCtel Communications.

CONNECT WITH BRIAN

Nancy Lester » General Counsel

Nancy was head of M&A and Strategy and on the Executive Committee of Bunzl plc for 14 years, following 6 years there as Legal Counsel. Prior to that she was an attorney at Slaughter and May.

CONNECT WITH NANCY

Mauricio Orihuela » Vice President, Software Engineering
Twenty-five years’ experience in software engineering and architecture. Distributed computing, parallel processing combined with SOA. Experience in card processing and manufacturing.

CONNECT WITH MAURICIO

Jim Ackerson » Managing Director
Jim brings global card and payment experience across multiple verticals including retail brands, financial institutions, bankcard associations, and card processors. Jim has held leadership roles at Marqeta, MasterCard, I2C, Citibank, MBNA, and AAA.

CONNECT WITH JIM

Cary Strange » Chief Revenue Officer
Cary has been head of sales at a number of successful, early stage businesses in payments as well as adjacencies like expense management and payroll. Previously, he was interim Chief Operating Officer at Brink’s Money. Prior roles include being SVP, Business Development at Pex Card; VP, Sales and Marketing for ExpenseAble prior to its acquisition by Insperity; and VP for Sales and Marketing at ExpenseWire.

CONNECT WITH CARY

Laurence Molke » Co-Founder
Laurence has over thirty years executive and entrepreneurial experience in financial services, including corporate finance and private equity. He is the founder of several businesses, including Global3 Energia.

CONNECT WITH LAURENCE

David P. Jackson » Board Member
Dave has been serving as the CEO of IC Group – Marketing since 2002. IC Group serves financial institutions of all sizes in card manufacturing, card personalization and fulfillment, and transaction processing. IC Group’s customer-centric focus helps clients navigate the everchanging payments ecosystem.

Dave earned his bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Brigham Young University in 1995. He earned his MBA from University of Utah in 2000.

Alan Morgan » Advisor
Alan Morgan is co-founder and Chairman of MMC Ventures, an investor in early stage growth companies operating in the digital economy. He also invests via his investment vehicle Adfisco at start-up and seed stage in financial services businesses.

Alan Morgan formerly was a senior partner in McKinsey & Co. where he led the Financial Services Practice in UK, Europe and then the Middle East. From the early 90s he was a Board member of McKinsey’s Investment Office (now with approximately US$ 10 bn of staff and partner funds under management).

CONNECT WITH ALAN

Jonathan Hughes » Advisor
Jonathan is the Co-Founder and President of Pollinate, a UK-based firm reinventing merchant acquiring with banks. Jonathan was previously the Chief Operating Officer for Technology at Worldpay Group plc. He spent four years with Worldpay while it was under private equity ownership, and was deeply involved in leading the program to separate the business from RBS and rebuild the core technology operating platform, as well as transforming the technology organization to meet the needs of a modern, engineering-led FinTech business.

Before Worldpay, Jonathan was a Partner at Bain & Company, the global strategic management consultancy, where he held leadership roles in the Financial Services and Technology practices.

Who We Work With

We work with a wide range of industries and companies. To date, we have worked with large employers, payroll processors, governmental organizations, human capital management companies, and a variety of other professional groups.

We are always available to discuss the options for your business or organization. Feel free to contact our team today.

ARTICLE September 15, 2020

Why Early Access To Earned Wages Is No Longer Reserved For The Gig Economy

“The pandemic has forced many businesses to move to remote working, and that transition has exposed the inefficiencies of traditional analogue payment processes,” According to Gerard Griffin, CEO of AnyDay 

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ARTICLE August 31, 2020

Buy Now Pay Later: How COVID-19 is aiding the payment model.

The rapid growth and improvement of fintech brands over the past decade have broadened the market for BNPL services, says Gerard Griffin, CEO and founder of wage access and financial services firm AnyDay.

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ARTICLE August 31, 2020

Buy Now Pay Later: How COVID-19 is aiding the payment model.

The rapid growth and improvement of fintech brands over the past decade have broadened the market for BNPL services, says Gerard Griffin, CEO and founder of wage access and financial services firm AnyDay.

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ARTICLE

How coronavirus changed the way hourly workers manage their money.

We are enabling employers to advance funds to help their employees, especially those who are living paycheck-to-paycheck,” Gerard Griffin, AnyDay CEO

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ARTICLEAugust 19, 2020

Why it’s time to re-examine the standard pay cycle

Now is a good time to ask whether withholding access to accrued wages until mid-month is the best approach to paying employees. A better alternative is available: providing employees instant access to earned wages through digital pay advances.

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ARTICLEAugust 19, 2020

Why it’s time to re-examine the standard pay cycle

Now is a good time to ask whether withholding access to accrued wages until mid-month is the best approach to paying employees. A better alternative is available: providing employees instant access to earned wages through digital pay advances.

Read Full Article →

PRESS RELEASE July 16, 2020

DENVER (July 16, 2020) – (BUSINESS WIRE) – AnyDay, the world’s first vertically integrated provider of end-to-end on-demand wage pay and other financial wellness solutions, launches today.

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