David Sear before serving Weve, the mobile joint venture between EE, O2 and Vodafone is now the new CEO of Skrill . Skrill and Paysafecard has promoted their just recently hired chief commercial officer, David Sear, to the position of chief executive effective 1 January 2015.
Sear, who signed up the organization in July of this year, will replace Siegfried Heimgaertner, who has been chief executive since June 2012. He will assume a position on Skrill’s Global Advisory Board, providing strategic direction to the company.
Throughout his time with Skrill, Heimgaertner completed both the acquisition of paysafecard along with transaction of a managing stake in Skrill to CVC Capital Partners.