Work History

A long and diverse career on the leading edge of technology grounded in hard work

Oct 2017

PA&A Now Focused on Identity Authentication and Payments

Seeking to advise, evangelize, support product development and strategic development

Atlanta, GA
May 2013

Sept 2017
Oberthur Technology
Evangelist promoting the use of EMV as a means of Securing Credit and Debit Cards
Secretary of the FIDO Alliance driving global standard for Authentication
Chantilly, VA
Feb 2012

May 2013
Accenture Subject Matter Expert Payment Systems
Developed Target Operating Model for leading Global Acquirer
London, Atlanta, Houston
Jan 2011

Jan 2012
American Express Global Product Manager working within the EMVCo organization NYC
Jan 2004

Dec 2010
PA&A Advisory to various merchant and financial Institutions as they considered their EMV deployment strategies Toronto / East Coast USA
Sept 2002

Nov 2003
Visa Inc. Drove the decision to deploy EMV to protect payment cards
Drive adoption of 3D-Secure to secure Online Payments
July 1996

Aug 2002
PA&A Advisory, interim executive and strategic consultant to a variety of firms as they considered their role in Payments and the use of cryptography as a means of Authentication Brussels/St Paul/Ottawa
June 1991

June 1996
 Europay International
Now MasterCard
Member of the Management committee focus on IT Strategy, Security, Technology and formation of common industry standards Brussels
June 1990

June 1991
Smith New Court Program Manager responsible for eh integration of Voice, Video and Digital services to the capital Markets Trading professional London
June 1987

May 1990
Shearson Lehman Hutton Vice President European Telecommunications
Focus was the right sizing of the operation reducing CAPEX, FTE and OPEX by >25%
June 1986

June 1987
Salomon Brothers Designed and implemented the technology necessary to support one of the largest London Security trading operations as the London Stock market was deregulated London
Jan. 1984

June 1986
PA&A Responsible for the design, project management and interface to the construction team as major capital marketing trading floors where built or modernized

Specialist in designing leading edge voice, video and digital systems supporting  making markets and receiving massive quantities of real time price and market data

April 1983

Dec. 1983
Chemical Bank NYC

April 1983
Bankers Trust Company NYC
July 1980

Feb. 1982
Manufacturers Hanover Trust Focused on the development of project management tools and techniques as a global network was deployed to interconnect all MHT facilities and data centers NYC
June 1976

July 1980
National Data Corporation An on the job degree in the depth and breadth of information technology

Programming, operations research computer operations, network operations, customer service, sales support

Summer 1975 Labor – Rendering Plant Atlanta
Summer 1974 Taxi Driver New York City
Summer 1973 Distribution Center New Jersey
High School Caddy Tenafly, New Jersey