MoneyHero Group Announces Resignation of Chief Financial Officer


Ivan Ho, the Company’s long-time Group Finance Director, named interim CFO

SINGAPORE, Feb. 08, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MoneyHero Limited (Nasdaq: MNY) (“MoneyHero” or the “Company”), a market leading personal finance aggregation and comparison platform in Greater Southeast Asia, today announced the resignation of Shaun Kraft, the Company’s Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) and Chief Operating Officer (“COO”), effective May 4, 2024. Following his departure, Mr. Kraft will remain available to MoneyHero in an advisory capacity to further support the transition of his role and responsibilities.

“On behalf of everyone at MoneyHero, I want to thank Shaun for his many contributions to the Company,” said Prashant Aggarwal, Chief Executive Officer of MoneyHero. “During his eight-plus years here, Shaun helped transform MoneyHero into a dominant market leader, as well as a U.S. publicly traded company. He has been a great teammate and leader to work alongside, and he has built-up our finance, human resources, legal, corporate development, and operations departments into world-class teams who are well-prepared to support our next chapter of growth. Shaun will forever be part of the MoneyHero family, and we wish him well in his future endeavors.”

In connection with this development, the Company and its Board of Directors has appointed Ivan Ho, Group Finance Director of MoneyHero, to serve as its interim CFO throughout this transitional period. Mr. Ho joined MoneyHero in 2019 and has worked closely with Mr. Kraft to oversee the Company’s finance and accounting operations. Prior to joining MoneyHero Group, Mr. Ho served as Finance Controller with Nest Management Limited, and in senior finance roles in various multinational corporations such as Prada and Inditex. He holds a degree in Business Management from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Mr. Kraft’s COO responsibilities will be assumed by Mr. Aggarwal and other senior team members. MoneyHero will be announcing several additions to its senior management team, including a permanent replacement for its CFO position.

“It has been an honor to serve as an executive with this incredible organization, which has grown from a seed-stage startup into the go-to personal finance platform for consumers across Greater Southeast Asia during my tenure with the Company,” said Mr. Kraft. “I am confident that MoneyHero is well-positioned for the future, and I look forward to its continued success over the years to come.”

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About MoneyHero Group
MoneyHero Group (Nasdaq: MNY), formerly known as Hyphen Group or CompareAsia Group, is a market leader in the online personal finance aggregation and comparison sector in Greater Southeast Asia. The Company operates in Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan, the Philippines, and Malaysia with respective brands for each local market. MoneyHero currently manages 279 commercial partner relationships and services 8.7 million Monthly Unique Users across its platform for the 12 months ended December 31, 2023. To learn more about MoneyHero and how the innovative fintech company is driving APAC’s digital economy, please visit

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