People on the Move: Steve Elefant, GoPago Inc. (May 2013)
GoPago Inc., a San Francisco-based provider of emerging mobile payments technology, has hired Steve Elefant as chief strategy officer, and he will be in charge of strategy and ISO partnerships. Elefant has more than 25 years of experience in overall company strategy, products, end-to-end encryption, mobile, business development, and mergers and acquisitions. Most recently, he was a senior strategic consultant in Google’s payments group. Prior to Google, he was chief information officer of Heartland Payment Systems.