Bryan Thompson joins AffiniPay as CTO
AffiniPay, the online payments platform for professionals, has appointed Bryan Thompson as chief technology officer.
Thompson has spent over 25 years building FinServ technology platforms and joins the Austin, Texas company as it expects to process more than $13 billion in payments this year.
Previously, Thompson led the launch of in-person, online and mobile payment solutions as CTO of Beyond, a provider of business services for small and mid-sized merchants, helping it become one of the fastest growing merchant service providers in the US.
Prior to that, Thompson served as CTO at Heartland Payment Systems, leading a team of over 400 tech professionals developing and operating the company’s core payment products.
He has also served on the board of directors for Leaf Holdings, a tech startup delivering tablet-based point-of-sale and analytics to small hospitality and retail merchants.
On his appointment, Thompson says: “I am very excited to join AffiniPay at such an exciting growth period for the company.”
AffiniPay CEO, Dru Armstrong, says: “Our priority is to surround ourselves with the best and push the mission forward for our customers. With Bryan’s experience and technology leadership, we will continue to evolve our platform and our product for our customers.”