Bakkt Bitcoin Exchange Hires PayPal, Google Alum As CPO

Bakkt Hires PayPal, Google Alum As CPO | PYMNTS.com

Bitcoin exchange Bakkt has hired PayPal and Google alum Mike Blandina as its chief product officer. Previously, Blandina was at Google Wallet, where he was engineering director of payments, and at PayPal as vice president of engineering. He joins former Worldpay exec Balaji Devarasetty, as well as former Coinbase executive Adam White, who was recently hired as the exchange’s chief operating officer.