Meet the people behind the magic

  • Bill
    Before founding WePay, Bill was a technology investment banker. Prior to that, he studied Computer Science at Boston College & skied a lot more than he does now.
  • Rich
    Rich Aberman is Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer. He has an unhealthy obsession with payment systems and takes pride in driving innovation in an archaic industry.
  • Terence
    Terence commits all of his code while hanging off the side of El Cap.
  • Vasusen
    Vasusen is an Engineering Manager. He manages his team with hot sauce and coffee.
  • Erin
    Erin is WePay's Office Manager. She is a graduate of Santa Clara University and is passionate about dogs and Halloween.
  • Bryan
    Bryan is in Sales & Biz Dev. He joined WePay after graduating from USC. He enjoys staying current on SF sports (or really any sporting event for that matter).
  • Andre
    Andre is a Software Engineer. He's our resident guitarist.
  • Tina
    Tina Hsiao is VP Customer Delight. She's led product, marketing & support teams at Intuit. Her spare time is spent running after kids or singing.
  • Susan
    Susan Dunn is General Counsel. She was General Counsel of oDesk, Paycycle and She's an avid jogger & gardener.
  • John
    John Canfield is VP Risk. John was Sr. Director Global Fraud & Risk Management at eBay and founder of Nimbler, a provider of multi-modal transportation apps.
  • Matthew
    Matt is Software Architect. He has been passionate about software since he began programming at age 8. He also enjoys music, wine, good food & COFFEE.
  • Ping
    Ping is Director of Risk Management. Ping worked at PayPal and eBay for 10 yrs. She enjoys hiking in the Open Space and gardening.
  • Ray
    Ray is a Tier 2 Customer Support Rep. He spends his spare time and money on photography. His camera equipment is worth more than his car.
  • Kirby
    Kirby is a Sr. Sales Engineer. He has worked on mobile retail apps to the Tomahawk Cruise Missile. He homebrews our official WePay beer.
  • William
    William is Controller at WePay. He was the Controller at and also at Jump Associates. If his nose isn't in a spreadsheet, you'll find him playing volleyball.
  • Craig
    Craig is the API Product Leader. He led product & engineering teams at Intuit. He enjoys photography, and can be found controlling air traffic for airplane simulators.
  • Amy
    Amy is a Software Engineer. She has lived on all three coasts and is serious about pizza.
  • Sherry
    Sherry is a Staff Accountant. Sherry was Sr. Audit Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers. She loves traveling, shopping, cooking and snowboarding.
  • Steve
    Steve Pellizzer is our CFO. He was CFO at CyberSource until their acquisition by Visa and prior to that was with PricewaterhouseCoopers in San Jose.
  • K.C.
    K.C. is a Customer Support Rep.
  • David
    David is the Quality Director. He was at Mozilla helping keep the web free and open, and before that he was the Platform Quality Manager at LiveOps.
  • Mohsen
    Mohsen is a Sr. Backend Software Engineer. He was at Pinger as a Server Engineer. He loves fishing and World Cup Soccer.
  • Jyothee
    Jyothee is a Backend Software Engineer. She has worked for DoubleDown Interactive and She likes trying out anything new including guitar, astronomy & dancing.
  • Notch
    Notch is a Sales Development Associate. He's a Santa Clara Bronco that's born & raised in San Diego.
  • Kiley
    Kiley is our Visual Designer and handles all things creative. She spends her free time with her dog Maggie, snowboarding and baking vegan treats.
  • Chaitanya
    Chaitanya is an API Engineer. He has worked on navigation apps and social gaming platforms. He likes dreaming about space, reading sci-fi, and playing computer games.
  • Jon
    Jon is Content Writer for WePay, responsible for everything you can read on the website, including this sentence. Previously, Jon was a journalist covering business and technology in Silicon Valley.
  • Gus
    Gus is a Senior Account Manager. He was an Account Executive at BoardVantage establishing their 1st office in London. Weekends you'll find him hiking/biking on the trails of Marin.
  • Karen
    Karen is VP Product. She is also our resident bike-to-work evangelist and considers her helmet to be a styling tool.
  • Darryl
    Darryl is our Corporate Controller. He was VP Finance and Corporate Controller at CyberSource until their acquisition by Visa. Born and raised in the Bay Area, he's a diehard Cal Bears alum.
  • Facundo
    Facundo is an API Engineer. He enjoys putting his miniature Dachshund in a hot dog costume and he's also been known to go off-roading on a Segway.
  • Ganesh
    Ganesh is our Marketing Ops Manager. He enjoys spending time with his twin nephews and staying current on EDM.
  • Chris
    Chris is VP Engineering. Previously he spent 7 years as an Engineering Director at LinkedIn. Chris spends his free time with his family, reading, and watching sports.
  • Venkata
    Venkata is a DevOps Engineer responsible for keeping the systems up & running. He worked at Yahoo, ROVI, Intel & Verizon before joining WePay. He enjoys watching sports, playing chess & swimming.
  • Francesco
    Francesco is DevOps Engineer, a hero who keeps our uptime at 100 percent against incredible odds. He's a standard practice purist who's crazy for horizontal autoscaling and giving developers what they want.
  • Ellard
    Ellard is one of the Software Engineers. His hobbies include fighting, running, and singing Ariana Grande songs. (Occasionally at the same time.) #TeamJacob
  • Bill
    Bill is a Senior Account Manager at WePay. A native Central New Yorker, Bill enjoys archery, video and tabletop games, cooking, and not having to shovel snow anymore.
  • Rié
    Rié is a Recruiting Coordinator / University Relations Recruiter. She loves dogs, pigs and chickens. She's also an avid gym-goer and snowboarder.
  • Neal
    Neal is our Director of Talent. When he's not geeking out about staffing, he spends his time with his family, on his bike, or volunteering at Squaw as a ski patrol.
  • Dung
    Dung is a Finance Manager. He's worked everywhere from start-up to public companies. He's a sports fanatic and enjoys watching college football, basketball and Giants baseball.
  • Elena
    Elena is a QA engineer at WePay. She loves learning new things, board games, and cooking.
  • Biplap
    Biplap is a Software Engineer. He likes hiking, watching Pixar Animation movies, and frustrating opponents with his calculatedly slow Ping Pong game.
  • Jun
    Jun is Staff Data Scientist for the risk team. His job is to turn our messy data into insights that stop fraud. Outside work, Jun spends most his time taking pictures of his kids in his home studio.
  • Kurt
    Kurt Bilafer is Global Vice President of Sales and Customer Success. Kurt enjoys traveling with his family, and is slowly adjusting to a suit-optional workplace.