Deep Domain Experience.
Payveris is a team made up of veteran banking, technology and FinTech professionals. We know your business and are here to help you succeed and best compete.
Ron is a proven leader in digital payments with an impressive track record of growing and scaling financial technology companies.
He spent over a decade at Online Resources (ORCC) in a variety of executive positions including Executive Vice President and General Manager of its Banking division, which provided digital banking and payment services to over 900 banks and credit unions, and their 3 million users. During his tenure, the company grew from $4 million to $160 million in revenue. Most recently, Bergamesca was Chief Marketing Officer at Destination Rewards, an enterprise loyalty company, servicing top-tier companies including Citibank, Verizon Wireless, and Allstate. During his three-year tenure the company grew from $35 million to $85 million.
Prior to joining the financial technology industry, Ron honed his operating and marketing skills at Cendant, where he ran the country’s largest credit card protection program, and as a general manager at MBI, a $350 million direct marketing company, where he was head of each functional area in his division.
Ron received his Master of Business Administration degree from MIT’s Sloan School of Management and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Lafayette College.
Marcell oversees Payveris’ platform management, channel/account management, solutions consulting, sales and marketing efforts.
A seasoned payments and banking industry executive, he is responsible for developing, directing and executing the company’s sales and marketing strategies as well as conveying how Payveris completes the connection that brings together financial institutions, consumers and merchants within the digital payments process.
With more than 20 years of FinTech experience, Marcell joined Payveris from InComm, an industry leader in prepaid card and transaction technologies, products and services. At InComm, he served as Vice President of Sales and Promotions for InComm Digital Solutions (formally Giftango) which redefined gifting with their innovative delivery of digital eGift Cards to email, mobile phones and Facebook. In this role, he built, managed and executed InComm Digital Solutions’ global retail sales and product strategy. Marcell has also held senior leadership roles at Amazon.com (Global Gift Card Channel), Open Solutions, Timely Rewards and BankServ.
Nate is responsible for leading the Payveris technology teams through all aspects of IT, including systems, infrastructure, architecture, and support services. He oversees Payveris’ technology platform with a focus on product development, technology strategy, and R&D.
With a deep background in high volume payments processing, large scale technology platforms, software architecture, and compliance, Nate is a seasoned executive that brings 17 years of industry experience applying best-in-class technology practices, building highly motivated teams, and fostering innovation. Prior to joining Payveris, Nate was VP, Engineering at Clarus Commerce, where he oversaw the company’s engineering teams and led the efforts to develop, launch, and scale their flagship technology platform that served as the cornerstone for the company’s operations and growth. He is the author of several publications and a frequent speaker at technology events.
Tom serves as Chief Financial Officer of Payveris. He comes with a deep track record in acquisitions, capital raising and strategy in the software, fintech, telecom and financial services sector. Tom has previously held chief financial officer and corporate development executive roles within both private equity-backed companies and publicly-traded corporations. Over the span of his career he has also completed over 100 acquisition, growth capital, and venture investment transactions. His background also includes extensive experience in corporate strategy and executing acquisition-driven growth strategies.
Tom’s previous roles include serving as CFO of Nymbol Technology LLC, a SaaS-based payment processing and bank operations software company; as a principal at PTEK Ventures, the largest Southeast early-stage venture fund with notable investments including WebMD and WebEx; and in investment banking at Citigroup. Tom holds a Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Science in Management from Tulane University. He also holds multiple financial industry and investment banking licenses including FINRA Series 7, 24, 63, and 79.
Chuck leads Payveris’ Product Management initiatives and activities, with responsibility for enhancing and executing on the company’s vision, and delivering a growing portfolio of innovative and disruptive payment products and services to financial institution clients.
A financial services technologist, Chuck brings to Payveris more than 25 years of experience in product management, business development and product marketing. He has had leadership roles across leading companies in the industry such as FlS, CheckFree/Fiserv, Intuit Financial Services and Bottomline Technologies. He has a proven reputation of applying vision, passion and voice-of-the-customer when defining and executing a strategy to grow and mature a set of digital payments solutions which include: Bill Pay for consumers and small businesses, eBill presentment, Expedited and Real Time Payments, P2P and A2A payment services, plus Fraud Monitoring and Risk Mitigation solutions. All are purposed to keep financial institutions central to satisfying their customers’ or members' money movement needs.
Sean is the head of the Quality Assurance, Implementation and Integration groups. He is deeply involved in all phases of implementing Payveris technology, both internally and externally. He and his team ensure that Payveris releases a product that integrates seamlessly for all customers and partners.
Sean has 25 years of experience in the FinTech field, with the last 19 years focused on Digital Banking and Bill Payment technologies. He is most known for instilling quality into his products early in the project lifecycle. Previously, he worked for Online Resources where he was Quality Assurance Manager, leading teams across multiple locations and countries, where he was involved in every aspect of the development lifecycle, from product kick off and design to user acceptance testing.
Karen oversees Payveris’ operations, including payment operations, client support, and compliance functions. She’s a digital native and strategic thinker, possessing nearly 15 years in financial services with a focus on digital channels, user interfaces, and customer experience.
Before coming to Payveris, she was VP of Emerging Customer Technologies at PeoplesBank, where she created and managed the Customer Innovation Lab. She was instrumental in implementing new technologies like the BusinessExpress lending platform which provides loans to small businesses in as little as 5 minutes. Her mobile-first design experience and passion for data analytics have proven highly valuable in growing digital acquisition, of both deposits and loans, and increasing adoption of self-service tools like mobile deposit and bill pay. A seasoned business technology professional and project manager, Karen has led multiple system conversions and new implementations from the client side and has brought that experience to the FinTech space.
An MBA graduate from the University of Massachusetts – Isenberg School of Management, Karen completed PeoplesBank’s Management Development Program; Ritz Carlton’s Gold Standards for Legendary Service and Sustainable Success; worked with global advisory firm, Forrester Research, to create a custom mobile strategy; and was named to BusinessWest’s “Forty Under 40,” all before 30.
Her volunteer efforts include serving on the board of directors for the Connecticut Technology Council; promoting STEM to Girl’s, Inc.; and participating in United Way’s annual Day of Caring.
As the leader of Payveris’ Sales team, Greg oversees the sales strategy for achievement of global market penetration and industry leadership.
With more than 25 years of expertise, Greg is passionate about the financial industry and he completely understands the challenges that credit unions and banks face today. Leveraging his experience in building successful go-to-market strategies within the digital payments arena, Greg’s leadership delivers results.
Dave oversees the growth and optimization of the Payveris strategic alliance, channel and partnership ecosystem consisting of 20+ of the industry’s most progressive digital banking, core Processing and FinTech companies.
A seasoned payments and digital banking industry executive for more then 20 years, he leverages his deep domain expertise to help bridge the gap between the emerging payments and the ongoing digital transformation movement. Dave joined Payveris from D3 Banking, an industry leader in digital banking technology for regional banks and has held senior leadership roles at Q2 eBanking and First Data where he served as VP of North American Sales & Channel.
Donna serves as Controller for Payveris. With extensive experience in private industry and Big 4 public accounting, she brings a demonstrated track record of leading the preparation and analysis of financial and operational reports, plus proven expertise in driving efficiency and productivity while improving internal controls.
She joins the team from Origin Healthcare Solutions where as their controller she developed and led a skilled financial team including financial and metrics reporting, budgeting and forecasting, cash management, payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, risk management, sales & use tax compliance and reporting, and policy development.