Centra Tech retains CTO to oversee debit card product development, deployment
Centra Tech has announced the hiring of Chief Financial Officer Steve Sykes. According to a press release, he brings more than 20 years of technology experience to the Centra development and deployment team.
Sykes began his career as a software developer, and then worked with database management and design technologies before joining a Fortune 25 company serving the healthcare, medical device and pharmaceutical sector.
Centra Tech is the developer of the Centra Card, a smart card and mobile app-based solution that allows the user to carry out debit transactions against their cryptocurrency accounts at any POS terminal that accepts Visa or MasterCard. (To see how it works, watch the video at right.)
As a member of the Centra team, Sykes will be responsible for driving the delivery of the Centra product to completion, with an initial focus on:
- transactional integrity; and
- operational excellence.