flinder announces strategic partnership with WorldFirst to strengthen e-commerce finance functions

Press release

London, UK: 5 July 2023

flinder, a leading firm that builds and runs smart finance functions® for fast-growth and complex e-commerce brands, is excited to announce a strategic partnership with WorldFirst, a global fintech that connects businesses around the world with fast and affordable payments, access to a network of over 100 global marketplaces, flexible currency risk management tools, working capital and more.

This partnership aims to better serve e-commerce clients with global operations and funds in multiple currencies, providing them with improved visibility and more efficient management of their cash resources. Both companies are committed to working closely together to offer more tailored solutions, focusing on proactive finance function support including treasury management.

Alastair Barlow, CEO of flinder said,

We're thrilled to be partnering with WorldFirst. This partnership allows us to go way beyond traditional accountancy support and continue to offer more proactive finance function support, including treasury management, to our e-commerce clients. It's all about providing more tailored solutions to businesses.

Fatima Salhab, Portfolio CFO who uses WorldFirst on her clients, explained,

As businesses grow and begin trading internationally, managing multiple currencies can quickly become a challenge. WorldFirst simplifies this process and saves businesses unnecessary currency conversion costs.

Both flinder and WorldFirst are committed to delivering enhanced services to their mutual clients and are looking forward to a fruitful collaboration.

About flinder

flinder builds and runs smart finance functions® for fast-growth and complex e-commerce brands. The company mission is to deliver relevant insight that enables better business decisions.

About WorldFirst

WorldFirst provides a range of tools and services that go far beyond global money transfer. An easy alternative to a business bank account abroad, its star product, the World Account offers hedging through forward contracts, local overseas currency accounts, easy integration with Xero and online marketplaces.

For more information, contact marketing@flinder.co or visit www.flinder.co