Our Commitment:
Guaranteeing your success in new growth markets.

We’ve structured our business to take away the pain, risk, and time to enter new emerging markets.
We strive to exceed our customers’ expectations with new features, markets, business intelligence, and strategic advice.

Our management team’s experience says it all

Sergio Ferrari

Sergio Ferrari
Chief Executive Officer

Sergio, CEO of Smile Group, is a pioneer in tapping into emerging markets. He became fascinated with how payments work around the world. He and his team built it into a premier payment services provider that processes millions of transactions per day for companies such as BoaCompra, Bitpagos, CuentaDigital, and hundred more.

Javier Perez Santoro

Javier Perez Santoro
Co Founder & Vp of Business Development

Javier has a full knowledge of the global payments industry have been working for more than 10 years. He have worked in the beginning of DineroMail one of the most important companies of the payment industry in Latam. After that Javier develop Paymentez.

Matias Sztelmak

Matias Sztelmak
Head of Business

Matias a results-driven payments executive with extensive expertise in emerging markets and an in-depth knowledge of the payment value chain. As Head of Business at SmileTechnologies, one of her responsibilities is to increase conversion for the company's global client base. Prior to the company, Matias garnered more than 5 years of international experience, most recently leading Ripio.com global payments strategy. He has also worked at WebMoney, helping all of them meet their global expansion objectives. His work encompassed revenue/authorization optimization, innovative payment product development, and partnerships. His passion: creating a payments ecosystem that has no borders.

Juan Antenucci

Juan Antenucci
Chief Technology Officer

Juan leads all of Smile Group tech projects involving product design, architecture, team building and management, and full-project lifecycle management. He started as a full-stack developer at Smile Payments before becoming head of product and engineering. His robust understanding of IT and Operations whether it involves new features, better performance, or solid, updated platform technologies, puts Smile Tecnhologies at the forefront of the payment processing platform and services world.

Esteban Pontieri

Esteban Pontieri
Chief Operating Officer

Esteban spearheads Smile Group expansion into emerging markets, overseeing operations, execution, and regulations. He knows the economic underpinnings of emerging markets like few others. Before joining Smile Group as Chief Operating Officer, he led xxxxx expansion for xxxxxx. He now brings this extensive experience to SmileTechnologies to drive the company’s operations.