Alexander Sjögren //Yellow Pepper

Alexander Sjögren is the Chief Technology Officer at YellowPepper, a pioneer in Mobile Banking and Payments in Latin America. Alexander joined YellowPepper in 2008 as a local Commercial Manager in Ecuador and later became Product Director in 2012 playing a critical role in the company’s shift towards mobile payments. His position has since evolved into a larger, more strategic technology role with enhanced focus on establishing a product-centric technology department.

Alexander has a strong product background as well as an in-depth understanding of the financial system along with the different mobile payments technologies. Prior to joining YellowPepper, Alexander worked on payment product design and implementation in several regions around the world including Europe, Asia and Latin America. He has led several successful mobile payment implementations with some of the world’s leading financial institutions including PayPal and Citibank.