Kent Welch is the VP of Engineering at FastPay where he leverages 25+ years of software development to oversee FastPay’s engineering operations and processes. More specifically, Kent founded the engineering team that designed, developed and delivered the current version of FastPay’s flagship offering for electronic payments, ePay.
Kent came to FastPay from Courion where he was the Senior Director of Engineering. At Courion, he was responsible for multiple teams that developed, tested, delivered and maintained the Courion identity and access management product suite. For almost two decades, Kent helped Courion grow from a small startup to over 200 people. Prior to Courion, Kent held development positions in the networking industry at companies like 3Com and Proteon.
Kent studied Computer Science at Worcester Polytechnic Institute.