Dan Westgarth Joins Deel as Chief Operating Officer
Remote payroll platform Deel has announced the appointment of Dan Westgarth as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO). In the role, Westgarth will manage Deel’s Business, Operations, Legal, and Compliance teams and report directly to company Co-Founder and CEO Alex Bouaziz.
Westgarth is a fintech enthusiast and was one of challenger bank Revolut’s earliest employees. Before joining Deel, Dan was a General Manager for Revolut and was responsible for launching their product and building their team across North America.
When commented on why the move to Deel was right for him, Westgarth said: “For a number of reasons, namely: the awesome team that is Deel, the fundamentals of the business model, the opportunity to better serve remote workers and the companies they work for.”
Outside of his day to day at Deel, Westgarth spends his time making early-stage angel investments into interesting technology companies and helping them scale. He also loves all things outdoors, including skiing, cycling, hiking, running, and the beach.