Micky Malka (born Meyer Malka Rais) is an entrepreneur by design and investor at heart, focused on the utilization of technology to disrupt consumer financial services. He is based in Palo Alto, California where he is the Managing Director of Ribbit Capital. Micky is also the CEO and a founding member of MECK Partners, an investment partnership focused on investing and building businesses in financial services, energy and agribusiness, and the Co-Founder and Chairman of Lemon, Inc.
He currently serves on the Board of Wonga, a company transforming the credit market by offering small, short term loans with more transparency, speed, convenience and flexibility than banks, high street lenders and other websites. Micky also serves on the Board of Peixe Urbano, the first and largest Latin-American local commerce website.
Micky grew up in Venezuela where he learned the impact of devaluation and hyperinflation at a very... See More
Founder, Co-CEO and directorJan, 2007 - May 11
Managing PartnerMay, 2012
Co-Founder & ChairmanMay, 2011
Partner & CEOFeb, 2002
PatagonMar, 1999 - Mar, 2002
Patagon Internet Bank (OpenBank SA)Mar, 2000 - Jan, 2001
Managing DirectorJan, 1992 - Mar, 1999