Former Sharecare and WebMD executive brings deep industry expertise and extensive experience in leadership and integrating technologies
ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 31, 2022– Repay Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: RPAY) (“REPAY”), a leading provider of vertically-integrated payment solutions, today announced the addition of David Guthrie to the executive team in the role of Chief Technology Officer (CTO). In his role as CTO, Guthrie will focus on bringing the company new capabilities, integrating technologies via mergers and acquisitions, and product development at scale to further strengthen REPAY’s role in providing exceptional payment processing solutions.
Guthrie brings extensive experience driving technology and product strategies, with a deep understanding of converging internet, communications, web, and software technologies. He joins REPAY from Sharecare, the digital health company that helps people manage all their health in one place, where he was the Chief Information Officer and Chief Information Security Officer. In these dual roles, Guthrie balanced technical understanding and leadership communication to his oversight of security, IT, and M&A assessments for the company. Prior to joining Sharecare, he held leadership roles with various private and public companies, including Chief Technology Officer of MedCast/WebMD with a focus on webmd.com consumer content and delivery technologies, Chief Technology Officer of PGi where he led all global technology ops, R&D, product and the integration of numerous acquired technologies, Chief Product Officer of PatientPoint, partner at Fuqua Ventures, and multiple board and advisory positions for healthcare IT and communication services companies. Throughout his career, his responsibilities have included technology strategy, product management, research and development, technical operations, user experience design, and security.
John Morris, REPAY’s CEO, commented: “As a technology-first company, it’s crucial that we have someone who can lead our technology teams to drive results and expand our capabilities. Now, with David joining the team, we are in a better position than ever to renew our technical expertise and grow in our efforts for digital transformation. With the breadth of his background, David brings deep industry knowledge to help REPAY continue growing and integrating innovative solutions that meet our customers’ needs across the various verticals we serve.”
“As a technologist at heart, I was especially interested in joining REPAY knowing how they’ve excelled at building and integrating complementary technologies that fit the needs of their customers while also offering top-notch user experiences,” said David Guthrie. “I’m excited to ingrain myself in the world of payments, as the new frontier in innovation. Together, I am confident that we’ll be able to bring the company to new heights, and I’m looking forward to the future!”
REPAY provides integrated payment processing solutions to verticals that have specific transaction processing needs. REPAY’s proprietary, integrated payment technology platform reduces the complexity of electronic payments for merchants, while enhancing the overall experience for consumers and businesses.
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