Former Stripe Exec Gang Wang Named Nuvei’s New CTO

Former Stripe Exec Gang Wang Named Nuvei’s New CTO

by May 27, 2024

Canadian payments firm Nuvei Corporation announced that it has appointed Gang Wang as its new Chief Technology Officer (CTO).

Reporting to Chair and CEO Philip Fayer, Wang will lead Nuvei’s global technology team alongside former CTO Max Attias, who now serves as Chief Information Officer (CIO).

Wang brings over 25 years of experience in the payments and software sectors, having held senior technology roles at Intuit and Stripe. At Nuvei, he will oversee technology strategy, research, and architecture.

Nuvei said that this new leadership structure aims to “further scale its technology offering and build a strong foundation for future growth”.

Wang said,

“I’m incredibly excited to be joining such a disruptive industry leader at a key point in its growth journey.

 

There is already a strong spirit for rapid innovation permeating throughout the business, and I am looking forward to leveraging my experience to capitalise on this momentum, advancing our technology strategy, and keeping Nuvei at the forefront as the payments industry evolves.”

Philip Fayer

Philip Fayer

Nuvei’s Chair and CEO Philip Fayer said,

“Bringing in a leader with Gang’s credentials strengthens our executive team and will undoubtedly enable the broader technology team to thrive as we address the complexities of our industry with even more dedicated focus.

 

Under Max’s leadership, our total payments volume grew nearly 5x from 2020 to 2023. With Max and Gang, we now have two world class operators poised to take Nuvei’s technology capabilities to new heights and further accelerate our global revenue growth during the next phase of our journey.”