Mike B.

Product executive experienced in Workforce Platforms, Digital Banking, Payment Solutions

United States of America
English

2x VP of Product with startup and enterprise experience. Track record of building strong + empowered product teams at multiple orgs.

  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Staffing & Recruitment
  • ...

400

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Independent Product Consultant

Toptal
6 months
Current position
Apr 2022 - Present
Product strategy consultant for top three global strategy consulting firm and a leading US based insurer.

VP of Product

Bankjoy
1 year
Mar 2021 - Apr 2022
Built the product team at this Bessemer, Softbank, and Y Combinator-backed startup, building digital banking apps for credit unions and community banks. Owned the product roadmap for ...see more

Director of Product Innovation

Mastercard
3 years
Mar 2018 - Mar 2021
Ran the Mastercard / Bank of America Innovation Hub in Charlotte, NC. Led design sprints, conducted user research, and built prototypes for business teams across Bank of America, inclu...see more

VP of Product

Salesforce Maps
2 years
Jan 2016 - Mar 2018
Built and led the product organization as startup grew from Series A to Series C. My team launched over six new B2B SaaS products over 24 months, including the first live tracking / t...see more

Founder

J Starch
8 months
May 2015 - Jan 2016
Cofounded J Starch, a tech-enabled, on-demand laundry and dry cleaning service in Charlotte, NC.

Senior Product Strategist

Skookum Digital Works
2 years
Apr 2013 - Jun 2015
Led design and development engagements for this full-service, custom software engineering firm.

Product Marketing Manager

Opower
4 years
Jun 2009 - Mar 2013
I volunteered at Opower as a product marketing intern, and rode the rocketship as we grew from 20 to 400 employees and prepared for IPO.

Senior Analyst

Nodal Exchange
8 months
Sep 2008 - May 2009
My first taste of product management, as I led the design of a bilateral trading app for this energy derivatives exchange.

Analyst

Dean & Company
2 years
Sep 2006 - Sep 2008
Analyst at this boutique strategy consulting firm focused on data-driven, quantitative business advice.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • Financial Services, Banking & Insurance
  • Information Technology, Data & Telecom
  • Staffing & Recruitment

Role experience

  • Product Management
  • C-Level & Leadership