Hristo Borisov


Role: CEO

Industry: Fintech

Membership status: Active member

Hristo Borisov is the CEO and co-founder of Payhawk.

Hristo spent more than 11 years in Telerik (acquired by U.S. Progress Software), where he led the product development team of 180+ engineers that created some of the award-winning products of the company. Hristo has extensive experience leading product innovation and new market entry. 

In 2018, Hristo co-founded Payhawk alongside long-time colleague Boyko Karadzhov (CTO). Payhawk is a next generation financial system that combines credit cards, payments, expenses, cash management and pre-accounting into one integrated experience. With an exceptionally strong product and market fit, the company is one of the fastest-growing European fintechs, with a customer base of fast-growing and mature multinational companies across 30 countries. 

Hristo has a double degree in Computer Science and Business Administration from the American University in Bulgaria.