July 25, 2014 11:25 AM ET

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Company Overview of Circle Internet Financial, Inc.

Company Overview

Circle Internet Financial, Inc., a digital currency company, develops digital currency products. It offers a suite of online products that enable ease-of-use in online and in-person payments, security and privacy for consumers, and lower costs for businesses in accepting digital payments for end-users, businesses, and charities. The company was founded in 2013 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts with an international operations headquarters in Dublin, Ireland.

332 Congress Street

4th Floor

Boston, MA 02210

United States

Founded in 2013

Phone:

617-326-8326

Key Executives for Circle Internet Financial, Inc.

Founder
Age: 42
Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer
Chief Compliance Officer and General Counsel
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Circle Internet Financial, Inc. Key Developments

Circle Internet Financial Announces New Appointments to the Board

Circle Internet Financial announced another appointment to its board of directors and the first members of the company's advisory board. M. Michele Burns, who has served on boards at Goldman Sachs, Wal-Mart Stores, Cisco Systems and Orbitz, and was chief financial officer of Delta Air Lines, chief financial officer of Marsh & McLennan, and chairman and chief executive officer of Mercer, will join Circle's board of directors. Burns, currently an executive at Marsh & McLennan, will play an integral role in helping Circle build a financial platform that can grow to service consumers and businesses operating at a global scale. Circle also announced the formation of an executive advisory board and the appointment of its first two members. Michael Barrett, former chief information security officer at PayPal and vice president of security at American Express, is joining the company's advisory board. Barrett was also recognized as the 'Information Security Executive of the Year' in 2010 by Tech Exec Network. Michael will assist Circle's leadership team with implementing information security strategies and best practices for its forthcoming products and services. Also joining the advisory board is Mike Hearn, a developer for Bitcoin software and senior security engineer at Google.

Raj Date to Join Circle Internet Financial's Board of Directors

Circle Internet Financial announced that Raj Date, one of the country's most prominent leaders in consumer finance, will join the company's board of directors. Date, the Managing Partner of Fenway Summer LLC and the former Deputy Director of the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), will help advance Circle's commitment to maintaining the high standards of consumer protection, privacy and regulatory compliance. Date has enjoyed a long career in consumer finance as well as in shaping federal consumer protection standards and policies.

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