André G. Herrera is Chief Compliance Officer at Hypur, Inc., where he leads Hypur’s collaboration with financial institutions on compliance and regulatory issues. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President and CIO of a bank in California, where he was responsible for the implementation and administration of all banking technologies and proprietary systems necessary to run the financial institution. Andre’s broad experience in payment systems, compliance, and banking technology management spans over 28 years and includes the management of complex, large-scale conversions, migrations and new product implementations. He has expertise in implementing merchant credit card processing programs and ACH, debit, credit and stored value initiatives. He is considered a subject matter expert in banking challenging industries and has assisted numerous financial institutions in implementing programs such as cannabis and MSB banking.