We enable high-growth companies to craft their payment experiences and financial services globally. 

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Commerce becoming more global paired with a growing number of popular payment methods around the world and changing regulatory landscape has made the life of merchants more complex.

Frustrated with the enormous efforts and time required to simply accept payments or create new experiences for customers, we founded a company to build something better.

Meet Payrails.
Payrails Founders Team

Our Values

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We listen first.
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We aim for excellence.
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We iterate fast.
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We win as one team.

Founding Team

Orkhan Abdullayev
CEO / Co-Founder
Having built global payment infrastructure and financial operations at high-growth technology companies, Orkhan is excellent at scaling FinTech teams. He brings a wealth of experience in payments and a strong track record of driving operational excellence and product innovation on a global scale. 
Emre Talay
COO / Co-Founder
Emre has led payment teams at several leading technology companies covering various functions like operations, payment acceptance, risk, compliance, and new initiatives. Having built high-performing commercial and operational teams paired with his in-depth FinTech knowledge enables him to create value for merchants and help them grow. 
Nicolas Thouzeau
CTO / Co-Founder
Nico is an experienced technology leader who has built and led engineering teams crafting products responsible for processing millions of transactions across the globe. He co-founded several technology startups in e-commerce, marketplaces, classifieds and is passionate about scaling robust software and infrastructure. 
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We Listen First

At Payrails we have a strong culture of listening well and seeking to understand before acting. We know that listening to our merchants and our colleagues is the first step in understanding how to collaborate, solve problems and create lasting value. 

We Iterate Fast

We prioritise ruthlessly to ensure we are laser focused on the most impactful products for our merchants and their customers. Through closely partnering and effective delivery, we ensure we can iterate fast and tailor our solutions to help our merchants grow. 

We Aim for Excellence

We constantly work on developing and building our team, helping every single person at Payrails grow. We’re committed to bringing excellence to our merchants, market and team. We work hard to create an environment where everyone is inspired and feels a sense of responsibility to craft a product we’re passionate about and that our merchants love. 

We Win as One Team

At Payrails we are committed to building a team full of the most talented people. We believe people thrive the most when they are fully aware of what the business is trying to achieve, why it is important to the market and what challenges lie in the way to reaching our goals. In such an environment people can truly excel, grow and win together. 
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Our Investors

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