Bill Clerico – Canadian Fintech 2.0 Summit | BDC.ca

Canadian Fintech 2.0 Summit April 17-18, 2018

Bill Clerico

Bill Clerico

Co-Founder and CEO, WePay

Bill Clerico is co-founder and CEO of WePay, the Chase company that provides integrated payments processing to Constant Contact, GoFundMe, Meetup, and more than 1,000 other online platforms. WePay helps platforms grow their revenue through payments without friction or fraud.

Bill has driven the company's vision, strategy and growth from its first small transaction to now processing billions of dollars annually. Along the way, he led the company to raise US$75 million in financing, earn recognition on the Inc. 500 fastest growing private U.S. companies list and various Best Places to Work lists, and join the JPMorgan Chase family in December 2017.

Given his role and experience, Bill has often been featured or quoted by leading media including TechCrunch, Forbes, and Inc. He’s also a regular speaker at thought-leadership events including Collision, Money2020, and the Goldman Sachs Technology & Internet Conference. Bill is also a part-time partner and angel investor at Y Combinator.

Prior to WePay, Bill was a technology investment banker at Jefferies. He earned a Bachelors of Science in Computer Science from Boston College.

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