Joel has been in the payment and financial services industry for over 35 years. He has lead the design, development, implementation and operation of several leading edge payment products and services. He was the president of three different companies that were successfully acquired by similar companies within their industries. He has lead the acquisition of nearly 40 companies and directed the efforts for a successful IPO.
He has demonstrated success in designing unique solutions in payments and risk management covering both the credit and debit card issuing and merchant acquiring including retail and e-commerce markets.
In his career he has successfully lead business turnaround efforts and managed the electronic banking strategy of a major national bank.