Bitcoin payment processor BitPay adds Carl Stern to board of directors

Announcements | February 7, 2017 By:

BitPay announced that Carl Stern has been elected to BitPay’s board of directors.

Carl joins BitPay as the company prepares for accelerated growth in 2017. As a board member, Stern will participate in guiding the company’s executive decisions on investment, hiring, and business partnerships in the year ahead and beyond.

Prior to this position, Carl served as chairman of Carl W. Stern Associates LLC, Carl, which helps several global companies in developing competitive strategies for their businesses and shaping their corporate portfolios.

Carl has an M.B.A. from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business and graduated cum laude with a B.A. in Economics from Harvard University.

“Given Carl’s expertise and experience, we look forward to his contributions as a member of our board of directors,” said Stephen Pair, BitPay’s CEO. “As we continue to form partnerships in the financial world, Carl’s perspective and insight will add great value in helping to guide BitPay in the years ahead.”

BitPay is one of the world’s leading bitcoin payment processors with more than 100,000 merchants worldwide.