Robert Bell is a payments system investor and technology entrepreneur based in Palo Alto and London. He is the CEO of PassportFX - a global payments network building real time clearing for central banks. His investments include energy trading technology, development banking, network services and financial infrastructure projects. He is an avid sailor and the multi-award winning designer of KlickEx – the Polynesian payments network based in the South Pacific. Bell is also New Zealand’s Hi-Tech Young Achiever of the Year (2012).