Fri, May 20 – 2016
Technology executive with more than 20+ years experience in scaling startups, managing and developing profitable high growth companies. Corporate executive, entrepreneur and investor with proven experience across all aspects of running a technology business. Passionate about the intersection of commerce, technology and global business.
Most recently, throughout 2014, held position of General Manager of Cybersource & Authorize.Net, at Visa, and was responsible for the overall P&L, Global Sales, Business Operations and Global Services. Cybersource is one of the world’s leading “Payments as a Service” SaaS providers offering full payment connectivity, security and analytics solutions to the world’s top e-commerce merchants. Cybersource reported processing over 2 billion transactions in the 4th quarter of 2014 and achieved a 16% transaction growth rate.
Currently SVP, Innovation at VISA developing the innovation practice focusing on showcasing the “future of payments” to major Banking, Merchant and Eco-System Partners at VISA’s new state-of-the-art innovation facility and at One Market Center in San Francisco.
Executive management at three successful startups:
– Fidelio Software (now Oracle): from software engineer to product manager to CFO of what became the leading provider of property management systems to the hotel industry worldwide
– iXOS Software (now OpenText): as CFO executed IPO on NASDAQ. Also held responsibility for North American field operations and support
– Xenon Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:XENE): held positions of CFO & COO, a clinical stage bio-pharmaceutical company
Angel investor in NXN Digital Entertainment (acquired by NASDAQ:AVID) and Your Voice, a cloud based client engagement SaaS company. Charter Member for over 10 years at TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs) heping to foster entrepreneurship globally. Venture and Institutional investing experience at WarburgPincus, Allianz Venture Partners, KanAm Intl. and Divitae Capital.
Fri May 20 , 2016 - 03:30 PM