Creating an inclusive
financial future

Circle is transforming the way money moves by making it more accessible, inclusive, and efficient — increasing economic opportunity and prosperity around the globe.

About Circle
About Circle

At the center of digital currency innovation

Circle is a global financial technology company helping money move at internet speed. Our mission is to raise global economic prosperity through the frictionless exchange of value.

Transparency & Stability

Building responsibly so you can use crypto with confidence

We are committed to transparency and stability in everything we do. That’s why we welcome clear regulation and value our engagement with regulators and policymakers. We partner with leading global financial companies and share detailed reports on how our stablecoins are backed. We are leading a more responsible, stable future for crypto.

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Who we are
Who we are

Fostering a new era of global financial technology

Our diverse leadership teams believe in a policy-first approach for financial technology companies, which holds Circle to a higher standard of operation and helps build long-term, sustainable growth.

Meet our executives

Circle’s leadership team brings broad experience across digital currency, tech, fintech, and financial services to the forefront of Circle’s innovation and global technology efforts.

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Meet our board

With members from some of the world’s most influential companies, including IDG, General Catalyst, Ernst & Young and Goldman Sachs, our diverse and experienced board fosters stability and growth for Circle and the new economy.

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Circle Executives

Jeremy Allaire

Jeremy Allaire

CO-FOUNDER, CEO & CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
Elisabeth Carpenter

Elisabeth Carpenter

Chief Operating Officer
Dante Disparte

Dante Disparte

CHIEF STRATEGY OFFICER & HEAD OF GLOBAL POLICY
Li Fan

Li Fan

Chief Technology Officer
Nikhil Chandhok

Nikhil Chandhok

CHIEF PRODUCT OFFICER
Kash Razzaghi

Kash Razzaghi

Chief Revenue Officer
Jeremy Fox-Geen

Jeremy Fox-Geen

chief financial officer
Flavia Naves

Flavia Naves

GENERAL COUNSEL
Sherice Torres

Sherice Torres

Chief Marketing Officer
Ryan Feit

Ryan Feit

CEO & CO-FOUNDER, SEEDINVEST
Mandeep Walia

Mandeep Walia

CHIEF COMPLIANCE & RISK OFFICER

Board of Directors

Board of Directors

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Jeremy Allaire

Jeremy is responsible for strategy, vision and operating execution at Circle. He brings more than two decades of experience building and leading global internet software platforms, including founder and CEO of Brightcove, technologist and entrepreneur in residence at General Catalyst, CTO of Macromedia, and co-founder and CTO of Allaire Corporation.

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Rajeev Date

Over twenty years in the financial services industry, notably including being the first-ever Deputy Director of the U.S. CFPB, Managing Director in the Financial Institutions Group at Deutsche Bank Securities, and currently serving as Managing Director of Fenway Summer LLC and FS Venture Capital LLC. Serves as board member of public company bank GreenDot.

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Michele Burns

Currently serving as Chair, Audit Committee and member of other standing committees of the board of directors at Goldman Sachs and InBev. Also director at Cisco Systems and is Chairman and formerly served as CFO of MMC, as well as CEO at its subsidiary Mercer LLC, a global leader in human resource consulting outsourcing and investment services. Previous to MMC, she was the CFO of Delta Airlines.

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David Orfao

Decades of senior operating experience, including a decade as a leading venture capitalist, and pioneering PC software companies such as Lotus, Ashton Tate, Frame Technology and Apple’s Claris division. Founding managing partner of General Catalyst Partners.

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Sean Neville

Co-founder and Board Director of Circle and previously its President and CTO, Sean has decades of experience creating global products and platforms, apps and games, languages and tools, standards and technical infrastructure. He is currently Founder and Managing Director of the Rallylab venture studio investment group and was previously Founder of Sevenchord Software, Software Architect at Brightcove, and Principal Scientist at Adobe.

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Quan Zhou

Currently serving as Managing Director, Founder and General Partner at IDG Partners, and has more than twenty years of business and operation experience at many IT companies and entrepreneurial communities in both China and the United States.

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Danita Ostling

Most recently a partner and senior leader at Ernst & Young, having retired in June 2021 following more than 40 years of service and leadership. Previously held other roles within EY, the Financial Accounting Standards Board and Citigroup, while serving on the board and audit committee of Save the Children, U.S.

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Anita Sands

A renowned Technology and Change Management leader with over two decades of insights as an operator and seasoned board director. Former COO at UBS’s Wealth Management Americas group and current board member on public and private boards including ServiceNow, Nubank, a SPAC sponsored by the SoftBank Vision Fund, including Unqork, mmhmm, Jumpcloud, and a Venture Partner at NEA.

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