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Webio Board of Directors L-R Mark Oppermann, David Gagie, Mike Brennan- Partner at Finch Capital, Cormac O'Neill - CEO, Webio

Webio announces non-executive director appointment

Webio, a leading provider of conversational AI solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of David Gagie to its board as a Non-Executive Director, effective immediately.  

David has global experience in banking, payments and risk management, and was a Senior Advisor on regulatory conduct issues relating to retail banking, consumer credit and payments at the Financial Conduct Authority and the Payments Systems Regulator. David is currently Chair at both ClearBank and Duologi and is also a Director of Small World Financial. Formerly he held board-level appointments for Lowell Group, Shawbrook Bank, Payzone Group, Mastercard UK, LINK, and Visa UK. 

Commenting on his appointment, David Gagie said: "I'm excited to be joining the board of Webio, which is at the forefront of innovation in the conversational AI space. I look forward to working with the team in its drive for growth and creating value for shareholders." 

Cormac O'Neill, CEO of Webio, said: "We are delighted to welcome David to our board. His extensive experience in technology and financial services industries, and his proven track record of delivering results, will be invaluable as we continue to expand our business and enhance our offerings." 

As a Non-Executive Director, David will bring an independent viewpoint to the board, while contributing to the strategic direction of the company. The addition of David further strengthens the board's collective experience and enhances its ability to guide the company's long-term success. 

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L-R:  Mark Oppermann -Webio, David Gagie- Non-Executive Director, Mike Brennan - Finch Capital, Cormac O'Neill - Webio

About Webio 

Webio makes having difficult customer conversations easier for Credit, Collections and Payment businesses with trusted Conversational AI. Leading UK and Irish brands like The Very Group, Energia, Littlewoods and Hoist Finance are using our conversational platform to orchestrate millions of customer conversations at scale and have convenient and highly personalised conversations.  

The no-code platform allows Webio customers and partners to get up and running with conversational AI over SMS, WhatsApp, Webchat, and other channels in hours, not months. Webio’s AI is predicting the seemingly unpredictable in digital collections conversations.  

Founded in 2016, Webio’s platform enables the credit industry to engage with their in-debt and vulnerable customers positively and empathetically. Webio is on a mission to rebalance the Credit, Collections and Payment ecosystem by reimagining the way lenders engage and converse with customers.  

Webio was ranked #2, #8 and #38 in the 2020, 2021 and 2022 Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Awards and is the founder of one of Europe’s leading conversational interface conferences – ConverCon. For more information, please visit 

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