James Esposito, Vice President, Treasury, Payments & Risk at Etsy
Jim Esposito is a payments professional with twenty plus years of operations, technology, partner management and merchant/e-commerce experience with multiple, billion dollar businesses. Jim is a battle tested executive leader with a level headed, business focused approach to deployment/operation of critical payment systems and high touch management of payment partnerships. As a strategic thinker, direct communicator and cross collaborator, Jim has built and led high performing teams through significant product launches, major partner outages, program transitions and security breaches.
Spanning both the technology and payments industries, Jim's career has included stops in high profile companies including Square, Subway Restaurants and Nortel Networks. Jim has a strong connection to the merchant community including a term as a Board Member of the Merchant Advisory Group. Currently, Jim is the Senior Director of Payments as well as the Treasurer of Etsy, Inc. At Etsy, Jim leads an organization managing Payments, Risk Operations and Treasury that powers Etsy's global marketplace of 26+ million Buyers and 1.7 million Sellers.
Jim resides in New York City with his wife - Susana - and two daughters - Paola and Valentina.