How to turn your startup into a mature company: Murali Akella, CEO of RationalFX

The Leadership Learns Podcast

Jul 20

42 min

Murali is the CEO of RationalFX, a market leading foreign exchange and international payments company who have facilitated over $12 billion of international payments for their 180,000+ registered clients across over 170 countries.Murali was previously at TransferWise where he led execution for platform strategy with financial institutions globally, and started his career in Accenture’s technology division. He shares some of the ways he established strict disciplines and structure when scaling a start-up, the cost of not preparing and setting out the foundations before rapid growth, and the importance of cultivating a culture where people are not afraid to fail. 

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