Michael DeSimone

Mike@borderfree.com / desimone_mike

Michael DeSimone is a financial technology industry veteran with more than 20 years of foreign exchange and cross-border payment experience at leading global financial institutions. As Borderfree’s chief executive officer and president, Michael drives the company’s strategic direction and oversees all of its business units; he also serves on the Company’s Board of Directors.

Michael has been the CEO of Borderfree since 2007. Under his leadership, the company executed a major strategic repositioning, becoming a leader in global ecommerce and serving customers like Saks Fifth Avenue, Bloomingdales, Barneys, Williams Sonoma and more than 130 other top retailers.

Prior to joining Borderfree, Michael held senior management roles in sales, operations and product development areas with Travelex, Citibank, and Thomas Cook Financial Services.