Meet The TradeTech Solutions Team

Everyone here is to help your company benefit from ExpoWorld's Multilingual Microsites ...... and TTS's other services supporting and promoting SMEs in eCommerce and international trade. Please feel free to contact anyone listed here. (As you would expect, all team members speak more than one language.)


Ian Dunning - CEO


Ian is a former international banker with HSBC. For the past 20+ years, Ian has been involved in the conception, design and development of online reference data portals & delivery systems for the international banking community e.g. SWIFT’s SWIFTRef business unit. In developing these systems he extended the use of payments reference data into systems designed for corporate use; payments and e-invoice validations. He is also a published author of books (in English and Italian) on how to gain commercial benefits from the internet.


Nick Daniel - COO


Nick is a seasoned IT professional with over 30 years’ experience in business development of IT and services, principally within the financial services sector. Previously he was a co-founder of a start-up fintech and regularly undertakes consulting assignments for other start-ups and new entrants.


Roel Crooijmans - Chief Innovation Officer


As an entrepreneur, Roel is always trying to simplify and innovate business via digitisation of the business process. Transitions from paper to electronic exchange and ethically and legally sharing data and information today, are key in simplifying and innovating international business. International e-invoicing, eCMR, blockchain and Peppol are some of the innovations in which Roel is closely involved. 

In his role as Chief Innovation Officer with TTS, Roel has found that the newest innovation in creating multilingual microsites also simplifies and innovates international business.


Andrew Foulds - Strategic Content & Partnerships


Andrew has been in the reference data industry for over 20 years and has held various roles across the globe combining his reference data expertise and commercial experience. Andrew was formerly with SWIFT, and was part of the management team of the reference data business line, SWIFTRef. He was also responsible for partner strategy and was global head of the SWIFTRef Partner programme. He has extensive experience in developing and managing strategic relationships and has managed key projects with a number of payment infrastructures including European Payments Council, Euro Banking Association, Pay UK and Banking and Payments Federation Ireland.


Flavio Caricasole – Director, Italian Market


Formerly, a senior banker with the UBI Banca Group, responsible for International Trade and Payment Systems. He has a deep knowledge of: Correspondent Banking, Trade Finance & Cash Management. In addition, he has developed: (a) business intelligence tools to analyse interbank messaging traffic and (b) Transaction Banking Lab which matches banks’ demands with the various solutions available in the fintech market. Flavio has also developed the Italian export portal Proexporters.