Bob Wesley has over 30 years of experience in developing digital marketing, consumer, financial, mobile marketing and travel-related services around the world. As Chief Strategic Officer at Aurus, he works directly with Fortune 500 companies to solve complex payment technology challenges and introduce innovative solutions, which increase security, provide EMV acceptance, enhances the customer experience, drive sales and increase profits.
Prior to joining with Aurus, Bob was the CSO at Leaf POS working closely with the founders to launch the tablet POS which was acquired by Heartland Payments. Bob was also the CEO and founder of Modiv Media (MobileLime) a new mobile marketing commerce and in-store digital marketing firm providing mobile coupons, which was later sold to Catalina Marketing. He has held various senior management positions at American Express, MasterCard and Cendant. Bob was also a CPA with PriceWaterhouseCoopers in New York.
Bob has authored articles on smart cards and is a speaker at financial industry events. He was a former member of the board of directors for the Smart Card Forum. He has received awards from the New Zealand Government and Queen Elizabeth for developing the country’s tourism strategy and has been recognized by the Mobile Star Awards in 2005 as one of the “Leaders in Mobile Solution Companies.”
Bob has received an MBA, with honors from Boston University, and a BS in accounting with honors from Boston College.