Rija Javed joined MarketInvoice from Silicon Valley-based start-up Wealthfront.

One of the first female CTOs at a FinTech in the UK, she is responsible for the engineering, data science, product and design teams.

Javed began her engineering career in Canada with roles at IBM and Research in Motion before moving to Silicon Valley in 2012.

After working at gaming company Zynga she joined automated financial adviser Wealthfront in 2013.

Over a period of four years, she helped scale the business as well as lead its biggest initiative to build a new brokerage and banking platform. This allowed the firm to expand into financial services and improve client experience.