• $20 billion startup Stripe has given its CFO a new role, after a year that saw it sign up customers like Microsoft and Google

    1 day ago - By Business Insider

    Will Gaybrick, Stripe 's chief financial officer, is taking a new role as chief product officer and head of payments.
    Stripe was recently valued at $20 billion in a monster $245 million funding round and this year signed on huge customers like Microsoft, Google, Spotify, and Uber.
    Gaybrick said that even the largest companies like Stripe because the company makes it simple for them to take payments from customers anywhere in the world.
    More broadly, he said, the real opportunity for Stripe is in making the complexities of the global financial system feel simple for Stripe's...
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