Scaling a $9 billion startup as an economic infrastructure for the internet takes significant insights from the tech world and having worked with one of the world’s most successful companies for over 10 years, this COO knows exactly what it takes to grow to this. Not only is Stripe itself transforming the way money moves online, but its fintech users are building entirely new kinds of financial experiences on its platform. Claire Hughes Johnson will shine a light on how technology businesses will emerge as the backbone of the global economy and the kind of infrastructure required to power the next generation of fintech upstarts.
Claire Hughes-Johnson , Stripe
Claire Hughes Johnson is the chief operating officer of Stripe and a board member at Hallmark Cards. Previously, she was a vice president and the director for online sales and operations at Google.
Johnson holds a bachelor’s degree in English literature from Brown University and master’s degree in strategy and marketing from Yale School of Management.
Johnson lives in San Francisco, California, United States.