Groupon Appoints John J. Higginson as its Chief Technology Officer
Groupon named John J. Higginson as its new chief technology officer. Higginson will oversee the company’s global engineering, information security and platform development efforts. Previously, he was CTO of Enova International, a publicly-traded, Chicago-based FinTech company. Higginson has also served as chief technology officer at Wheels, Inc. and FTD, and EVP of technology at Applied Systems. He will be based in Groupon’s Chicago headquarters and report to Chief Operating Officer Steve Krenzer.