Aliaswire, a cloud-based payments tech platform, announced on Tuesday it has appointed former PayPal executive Jed Rice as its new CEO and been appointed to its Board of Directors.
According to Aliaswire, Rice has more than two decades of senior leadership at enterprise technology companies with an emphasis on cloud-based platforms and payments. The company noted he also has extensive operational experience bringing new technologies and services to market across multiple functional areas – strategy, go-to-market planning, direct and channels sales, product development, corporate development, and marketing. Speaking about his new position, Rice stated:
“Aliaswire is delivering great value and driving transformational change in the market with its compelling and innovative approaches to payments. The company is well-positioned for the next stage of strategic growth and I feel fortunate to join the team at this exciting time. I look forward to working with not just the management team but all of my Aliaswire colleagues, our partners, and customers to help the company achieve its full potential of delivering truly innovative technology and services to market.”
Scott Shaw, CEO of the Kessler Group and a member of the Board of Directors for Aliaswire, also commented:
“Jed’s track record of helping to lead technology and payments companies from early market innovators through rapid growth and into market leaders make him a natural fit for Aliaswire. He brings experience, leadership, and vision that will help accelerate our growth in the future.”
Founded in 2005, Aliaswire claims it is leading the payment processing industry in the development and operation of highly convenient, reliable, and secure systems for transacting payments.
“Aliaswire’ spartners include large banks, Fortune 500 companies, payment networks, and businesses of all sizes. Aliaswire offers the most innovative solutions for today’s payment environment.”