Virtual Piggy’s Oink has appointed Trent Walker to VP business development for key accounts.
Walker has more than 10 years of payments and finance industry experience, working with many of the world’s leading corporations, including Google and Facebook. For the past six years, Walker has held strategic leadership roles within the financial services department at Arvato, the $6 billion per year division of Bertlesmann.
“The award-winning Oink payment platform will revolutionize the teen payments landscape and give parents greater control over family finances,” said Walker. “I am very excited to join this innovative company and bring my experience in finance, payments, and e-commerce to their business development team.”
“Oink is the first new consumer-facing payment solution in recent years and has been designed from the start to handle digital goods payments,” said Dr. Jo Webber, CEO and founder at Oink. “Trent’s strong payments industry knowledge and experience will help us expand our commercial reach within the world’s largest providers of digital content.”