JAKARTADAILY.ID - Indonesian online payment gateway DOKU announced the appointment of Chris Yeo as the new CEO of the company.
In a statement sent to JakartaDaily.id on July 28, 2022, DOKU said it seeks to leap forward to expand its footprint across Southeast Asia.
"Having gained a wealth of experience in Payments at GrabPay and PayPal, Chris will be
looking forward to accelerating DOKU’s evolution, identifying new strategic partners and
broadening the company’s product suite," the statement said.
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Prior to joining DOKU, Chris Yeo was the Managing Director and Head of GrabPay and GrabRewards at Grab Financial Group.
At DOKU, he will work closely with the previous DOKU CEO Thong Sennelius, who will remain as a member of the DOKU Board of Directors.
DOKU's co-founders have high hopes for the onboarding of Chris Yeo.
"Chris brings the right expertise at the right time to lead DOKU into the next stage of growth. With his extensive regional and international experience, Chris will expand DOKU’s presence throughout Southeast Asia, deploying his expertise, relationships, and knowledge of mobile-based payments to guide DOKU’s continued expansion," DOKU Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer Nabilah Alsagoff said in the statement.
Initiating its businesses in Indonesia 14 years ago, DOKU claims it is the first online payment gateway in the archipelago nation.