EVP of Product & Engineering, CTO, Westfield Retail Solutions
Mike Blandina is EVP of Product & Engineering and CTO of Westfield. With more than 25 years of experience in commerce and consumer payments, he leads product, technology, operations and strategy. Prior to Westfield, Mr. Blandina was head of payments and credit engineering at PayPal and director of engineering for Google Wallet at Google. He joined Google following its acquisition of TxVia, a venture-backed FinTech startup for which he served as chief operating officer and a member of the board of directors. Previously, he was chief technology officer of Blackhawk Network and founded several successful tech startups. Mr. Blandina started his career as a software engineer in the United States Army. He serves as member of advisory board of Money20/20.