Our Purpose

Our Ikigai: Borderless Financial Inclusivity, Measured By Behaviour, Not Background.


With over 16 years of experience working with leading corporations, we specialise in cross-border deals and international trade transactions. Our local relationships worldwide help businesses operate in complicated places.

We believe in a world without inherent bias or prejudice, where everyone has a fair opportunity. That’s why our patentable AI is free from human bias, while providing best-in-class risk mitigation.


  • Enables borderless financial inclusivity

  • 16+ years of experience in cross-border deals and international trade

  • Local relationships to help businesses operate in complicated places

  • Tintra promotes a world without bias or prejudice

  • Patentable AI provides unbiased risk mitigation

Our Values & Culture Are Grounded In Our Five Principles Which Guide Everything We Do.

Board of Directors
Richard Shearer
Chief Executive Officer

Over the last 15 years, Richard has been solving the problems of ultra-high net worth, high-profile families from the emerging world. Through this he has developed deep connections across Africa, the Middle East and Asia through his concerted efforts over this time.

His key role has been in structuring solutions for its clients’ complex cross-border issues, as well as sourcing and creating deal flow in Europe, the US and Australia.

Abdul Sajid
Chief Financial officer

During his professional career, Abdul has served in senior roles in several companies across various sectors including mutual funds, real estate, construction, financial advice, and investment management.
Abdul moved to Dubai in 2011 where he has subsequently dealt with a range of complex transactions for very high-profile clients.

Kathy Cox
Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

Kathy has a 40-year career within the UK financial sector with time spent at the Financial Times Information division, at the London operation of what is now Fitch Ratings, Cabot Financial, Group Commercial Director at Capquest Group, and Arrow Global. Kathy has undertaken several consultancy assignments and current Chair of the Kent Savers Credit Union.

John Cripps
Non-Executive Director

John Patrick Cripps is a civil, commercial, and family mediator with a business development consultancy. He has been on the Board of the Kensington and Chelsea Chamber of Commerce Ltd for over 10 years, where he is currently Deputy President. His earlier career was spent at several firms involved in the Lloyd’s Insurance Market, and later in facilities management for a large City-based fund manager.

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