Payments technology company SpendLabs Inc. has hired Bhanu Pullela as its new CEO. Mr. Pullela will oversee all of the company’s operations, with the assistance of new Chief Revenue Officer, Kareem Chouli.
"Bhanu has the unique ability to set long term product vision while executing in the near term. He has a deep expertise of the Payments industry and is ideal to capture the unique vast opportunity ahead of us," said SpendLabs founder and Board Executive Chairman Dr. Dev Shukla.
Mr. Pullela has senior experience in a wide range of positions throughout his 20 years in the banking industry, including in marketing, product, pricing and customer experience. He comes to SpendLabs from Metromile, where he served as Chief Marketing Officer.
Mr. Chouli has more than two decades of expertise in senior management with payment companies, including at Visa and Mastercard. In his role, he will be responsible for developing and implementing SpendLabs’ sales and marketing strategy.