As President of iATS Payments, Andrew is responsible for leading all aspects of the company’s operations and growth. He has a proven track record serving nonprofits through technology and payments and over 15 years’ experience growing and leading businesses around the world.
Andrew originally worked for iATS from 2002 until 2007 and was instrumental in setting up the partner network that has grown the company to over 10,000 nonprofit clients and 100+ partners globally. In addition to his experience at iATS, Andrew was Vice President of International Business Development at Blackbaud, where he led the company’s global expansion through targeted investment, strategic partnerships and acquisitions. More recently, Andrew was the Chief Commercial Officer for Hayat; a multi-national pharmaceutical distribution company with offices across Europe and the Middle East.
Andrew is also dedicated to serving nonprofits as a donor, volunteer and advisor. He sits on several nonprofit boards as well as being a trustee of a family foundation.
François joined iATS in July 2016. He has spent the last 20 years leading teams, implementing new technologies, expanding businesses nationally and internationally, streamlining operating procedures and developing business plans. Fully bilingual in French and English, François holds a sales degree from IDRAC Montpellier in France, a Bachelor in Business Administration-Finance from UQAM, and an MBA from UBC. He is also a trained business and leadership coach and mentor.
In his spare time, François loves to coach soccer and field hockey. He is also an avid traveler who enjoys Vancouver’s many outdoors activities.
Daniel joined iATS in November 2016. With over 20 years in sales management and leadership success, he has worked with innovators across multiple sectors, built high-performance sales teams, and supported multiple clients including Fortune 100 companies. An engaging business speaker, Daniel is also a sought-after business mentor and advisor. In addition to Daniel’s professional experience, he is an active volunteer and board member in the non-profit sector.
When he's not working, Daniel is kept on his toes by his rambunctious toddler. Before becoming a father and losing his spare time, he enjoyed downhill skiing, paddle-boarding and quiet dinners with his wife.
Jessica joined iATS in April 2015. She is a highly organized marketer with over 10 years of experience in go-to-market campaigns, brand management, sales initiatives, and corporate sponsorship. Jessica’s greatest strengths are her drive, curiosity to learn new things, and relationship-building. She thrives on challenges, particularly those that expand iATS reach and awareness.
Jessica has a passion for creating a social and charitable impact through community involvement and sports. In her spare time, she loves to run and challenge herself by joining several local races.
Tony joined iATS in 1996 as senior programmer and has led the creation and continual development of all iATS technology solutions. Tony is responsible for the strategic direction and management of the technology development team. Prior to joining iATS Payments, he worked at Abacus Accounting System as a senior programmer analyst and worked at the University of Alberta as a research associate. Tony holds a BSc. in manufacturing automation engineering, and a MSc and Ph.D in computer engineering from Huazhong University of Science and Technology in China.
During his free time, Tony enjoys taking pictures, downhill skiing and reading books.