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Our Vision

The mission of La Royale Fintech Investments is to meet the great challenges of our time.

We accompany companies and their founders to help them innovate, transform, internationalize and grow.

From start-ups to SMEs and ETIs, we detect, finance, support and promote companies that are inventing and reinventing themselves, entrepreneurs who are innovating and talents who are emerging.

Our teams are on a human scale. We are investor-partners committed to the transformation of companies, in close proximity to their managers.

The group deploys its expertise across all growth sectors, including technology and financial services.

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Dina Rudaka


Dina Rudaka joins La Royale Fintech Investments as CEO to bring her necessary strategic vision to bear on tomorrow's challenges: accelerating product cycles, building customer loyalty, accelerating new technologies, changing regulations, implementing new growth strategies...

Dina places the finance function at the heart of the company.

Dina Rudaka is an accomplished CFO specializing in payment solutions. To cope with the growing complexity of her business, Dina has established herself as a versatile and innovative manager, while maintaining her role as a number’s cruncher.
In addition to her traditional financial missions, Dina stands out for her global vision, transversal and collaborative of the company.

«La Royale Fintech Investments invests in innovative solutions whose ambition is to make finance simpler and more accessible by offering better and cheaper services.”

Dina is skilled in acquiring financial licenses in various jurisdictions, establishing, and managing relationships with card associations and regulators, and managing investor relations for equity financing transactions.

Dina has a proven track record in leading a company from start-up to expansion as Chairman of the Board and CFO.

As a member of the board of directors of various companies, Dina has been involved in strategic decision-making for the company, adding value by providing insight through the development of revenue projection models.

Dina's experience in managing commercial negotiations and concluding key agreements with partners and suppliers has always been based on cost-benefit analysis and the company's strategic vision.

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Joan Beaufort


Founder and Chairman of La Royale Investments Group, Joan Beaufort is a French entrepreneur born in Alsace in 1988. He is also the founder of JRB Capital Overseas, a holding company based in Singapore. A technology enthusiast, he has founded several companies in the financial IT systems, marketing, connected real estate, payment, and gaming sectors.

The Lancaster Investments holding company, renamed La Royale Investments in 2023, operates in three sectors: gaming with La Royale Gaming Investment, fintech with La Royale Fintech Investments and real estate with La Royale Properties Investments.

Joan Beaufort's ambition is to share his expertise in digital transformation and innovation, and to develop inventive, disruptive, and secure projects in strategic sectors. Each year, Joan Beaufort invests via La Royale Gaming Investments or La Royale Fintech Investments in about ten startups.

Through Global Star Finance, La Royale Fintech Investments has its own EMI, TPF, which holds an FCA license in the UK.

For Joan Beaufort, the Fintech sector enables companies to offer totally secure payment services: this is one of the keys to a successful entrepreneurial project.

With 15 years' experience abroad and a keen understanding of international digital issues, Joan Beaufort describes himself as a true "web nomad". Moreover, he invests in his hometown of Molsheim (Bas-Rhin, France), where he rehabilitates buildings and creates local businesses.

Joan Beaufort is a graduate of Oxford University (UK) and has an Executive MBA from the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga (Latvia).

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