Empowering Welsh Fintech: A Conversation with Mark Sweeny, CEO of de Novo Solutions
01 February, 2024
Join Owain Roberts Head of Digital at FinTech Wales for an in-depth conversation with Mark Sweeny, the CEO and Founder of de Novo Solutions, as they discuss key milestones and insights in the fintech space.
Mark, a seasoned entrepreneur with a successful track record in the tech industry, shares his journey from founding his fourth startup, de Novo Solutions, to being recognized as the Wales Tech Entrepreneur of the Year at the UK Entrepreneur of the Year Awards.
Learn about de Novo Solutions’ mission as a technology company specializing in Oracle Cloud and ServiceNow Technologies to create data-driven digital experiences for the modern “experience economy.”
Discover why Mark chose Wales as the base for his latest venture, citing the region’s untapped talent pool and supportive ecosystem. From leveraging the Welsh Government’s apprenticeship scheme to nurturing local talent, de Novo Solutions is dedicated to building a strong Welsh business.
Explore Mark’s leadership style centered around empowerment and collaboration, as he emphasizes the importance of hiring top talent and fostering a supportive environment for growth and innovation.
Looking ahead, Mark shares insights into de Novo Solutions’ future plans, including strategic hires and a focus on expanding into key markets such as central and local government and the education sector.
Whether you’re a government agency seeking innovative solutions or a tech enthusiast curious about Wales’ growing fintech landscape, this interview offers valuable insights and inspiration.