Chris is Founder and CEO of CoreChain Technologies and a pioneering FinTech innovator and entrepreneur. Chris previously served as Senior Vice President for Electronic Funds Source, a leading North America B2B Payments processor and Warburg Pincus portfolio company acquired by WEX in 2016. Prior to EFS, Chris worked as Vice President, New Product Innovation for San Francisco-based eCommerce platform provider Deem, following his tenure as Vice President of the Global Commercial Products unit of MasterCard Worldwide, where he launched the pioneering MasterCard Easy Savings card-linked offer program. Prior to MasterCard, Chris held a similar role in the Commercial Solutions unit of Visa USA. Earlier in his career, Chris co-founded payments processor Ensenta, acquired by Jack Henry in 2017, as well as pioneering small business software platform provider NetAbacus, acquired by CPA.com in 2002. Chris holds 3 U.S. Patents along with MBA, BS Electrical Engineering, and BA degrees from Stanford University.