Chief Technology Officer
Tic:Toc Home Loans
Shantell is a FinTech innovator, passionate about building team capability and scaling businesses through technology, with an outstanding track record in IT scale-ups and software development. Shantell joined Tic:Toc in Adelaide as CTO in July 2021 to lead the company's technology delivery function, driving a rapid scaling programme built on Tic:Toc’s technical vision and its proprietary AI-based lending platform.
Prior to this role, Shantell spent 6 years at Purple Group Limited, a listed financial services and technology group, where she held the position of Vice President: Software Development. At Purple, Shantell oversaw all aspects of software development and implementation across the Group’s major subsidiary EasyEquities, expanding the software engineering team, managing the ‘platform as a service’ implementation and seeing the Group’s share price rise 220%. Shantell has also held technology leadership roles across the financial services sector including Lombard Insurance Company and Standard Bank.