George is a product specialist at GoCardless. Prior to joining GoCardless in 2014, George studied Economics at the University of Bristol and worked at leading UK technology companies including OpenMarket and BookatableGoCardless provides a simple and cost-effective way to accept recurring payments. Founded in 2011 it is the UK's leading Direct Debit provider and currently processes more than £3 billion per year for over 25,000 businesses. The vision is to create a global Direct Debit network, making it easy for anyone to collect Direct Debit payments from anywhere in the world. This will allow businesses to collect money quickly and efficiently in countries around the world. Payments can currently be taken across the Eurozone and Sweden, with more countries coming soon.