Focused on the payments industry for the last 19+ years, Avin has become skillful at launching innovative solutions for pioneering payments companies.
Prior to joining One Inc, Avin established and led the Visa IoT program to embed payments into cars, appliances, and wearables. Further, he reimagined the Visa Ventures team, completing multiple direct investments in the Fintech space. At JP Morgan, Avin led the implementation of Apple Pay, Chase Pay, and Samsung Pay, while playing a pivotal role on the ChaseNet team. An early member of the PayPal mobile team, he rolled out innovative mobile applications, while also expanding PayPal’s presence within the Emerging Mobile Markets in Latin America. Before PayPal mobile, he was the business and strategic owner for the PayPal Pay Flow Gateway, which processed 25% of all U.S. eCommerce transactions.
Avin earned his undergraduate degree in Physics and Computer Science from the University of Colorado, Boulder, and his MBA via a joint program between Columbia Business School and Haas School of Business at Berkeley.