Rakesh Harji is the Chief Operating Officer of Zilch. Working with the founders since inception to steer the growth of the business, Rakesh is responsible for managing the successful scale up of customers, operations and partnerships. With sector experience in Financial Services, Retail, CPG, FMCG and Manufacturing, Rakesh has the business and technological experience to forge Zilch’s path forward. Rakesh is an award-winning software technology entrepreneur with over 30 years of experience working with start-up and technology companies based overseas that have entered the UK market. In 2017, he was recognised by #AsianBusiness as Tech Entrepreneur of the Year.