We’re on a mission

To help merchants never miss a payment

Your business is complex.

Your payments don’t have to be.

Today, merchants are locked into outdated payment systems that lack the agility, scalability, and intelligence to optimise their order to cash processes. Instead of focusing on what they do best, businesses are forced to build and maintain increasingly complex payment operations, hindering growth and expansion, increasing operational cost, and impacting customer experience.

We believe businesses deserve more from their payment systems and that through targeted technology and data, we have the power to transform payments from a cost centre to a revenue enabler. This starts with offering customers their most relevant payment methods, embedded in intuitive payment journeys that optimise conversion, success rates, and repeat purchases.

Because at the end of the day, it’s not the payment that matters – it’s what it enables.

It’s all about the people

Meet our team

We’re not just experts in our field. We’re people who care deeply about your business’s success. We partner with our clients to help solve their toughest payment challenges, to help them reach and retain more customers.

Ruaan Botha
Chief Executive Officer
Ruaan spent 12+ years in digital transformation and commercial payments at South African financial institutions. His decision to start Precium was inspired by seeing how much time and effort businesses spent on managing failed payments.
Nicole Dunn
Chief Operating Officer
Nicole spent 5+ years building and scaling businesses, first at global challenger consultancy, Elixirr, and then at venture builder, Founders Factory Africa. She has led strategic acquisitions and supported companies from inception to IPO.
Kyle Titus
Chief Technology Officer
Kyle has 8+ years of B2B software experience, first at global authentication fintech, Entersekt, and then venture studio, The Delta. He brings deep expertise in payment solution architecture and information security best practices.
Stefan Griesel
Chief Product Officer
Stefan has 8+ years of experience building fintech and SaaS products. He joined Precium from Paytec, a neo-finance clearing house. Prior to that, he led Product at South Africa’s first open banking platform, 22Seven.
Our Values
1. We spell Client with a Capital C
2. We speak and seek truth and transparency 
3. We are here to win the match, together
4. We continuously level up
5. We take action

Backed by global investors and operators that built industry leaders

QED Investors • Partech • Speedinvest • Rally Cap • Everywhere VC • Two Culture Capital • Visa • Checkout.com • Payworks • Process Out • Sequoia Scout Program •
QED Investors • Partech • Speedinvest • Rally Cap • Everywhere VC • Two Culture Capital • Visa • Checkout.com • Payworks • Process Out  • Sequoia Scout Program

Get to know us better

How to increase payment success
Find out how to improve your payments performance throughout the customer journey.
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Smart routing guide
Optimise your conversion rates and payment performance with smart routing rules, customised to your business needs.
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Understand your current payment maturity and points of failure, and get bespoke recommendations to improve your payment outcomes.

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