Dock bolsters its board of directors with executives from leading payments and technology companies

SAO PAULO–()–Dock, an innovator in fintech infrastructure in Latin America, announced the expansion of its board of directors with the appointment of three executives from among the world’s largest publicly traded companies. The new board members are Sam Shrauger, Global Head of Payments, Chairman and CEO of Airbnb Payments Inc. at Airbnb (NASDAQ: ABNB), Mark Shifke, Chief Financial Officer at Billtrust (NASDAQ: BTRS), and Patricia Pomies, Chief Operating Officer at Globant (NYSE: GLOB).

“Our new board members are leaders, pioneers and innovators in the fintech, payments and technology industries, with backgrounds in product design, finance and operations,” said Antonio Soares, CEO and board member of Dock. “Dock is at a crucial stage of growth, and we are excited to add their expertise to our brain trust. Their perspective will be key to consolidating our leadership position in Latin America.

  • Sam Shrauger, Global Head of Payments, President and CEO of Airbnb Payments Inc. at Airbnb: Sam Shrauger brings deep expertise in global and national payment systems, payment network architectures and functions, and digital and mobile payment solutions. Prior to joining Airbnb, Mr. Shrauger held product leadership roles at Visa and PayPal.
  • Mark Shifke, CFO of Billtrust: As CFO of Billtrust, one of the leading cloud-based software and integrated payment processing solutions in the United States, Mark Shifke brings expertise in corporate finance for the modern payment processor. Mr. Shifke has over 35 years of experience, having previously served as Chief Financial Officer of Green Dot, Managing Director of Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Finance Advisory at JP Morgan, and Vice Chairman at Goldman Sachs.
  • Patricia Pomies, Director of Operations at Globant: Patricia Pomies is an accomplished operations specialist with extensive experience in the information technology and services industry. Ms. Pomies is an expert in transforming strategy into concrete performance and growth objectives. She leads organization-wide goal setting, performance management and annual operational planning.

In addition to the new members, Dock’s Board of Directors includes Antonio Soares, CEO of Dock, Alexandre Porto, Director of Riverwood Capital, Joaquim Lima, Partner of Riverwood Capital and Francisco Ribeiro, Partner of AcNext Capital.

Today’s announcement coincides with a period of accelerated momentum for Dock. Last month, the company, which has become one of the first companies in Latin America to offer a comprehensive technology portfolio for the digital payments and banking-as-a-service markets, announced a major name change from ” Conductor” to Dock.

For more information, visit Dock at, CrunchBase and on LinkedIn.

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Dock is a leading provider of modern fintech infrastructure in Latin America. Dock unlocks business value, innovation and scalability for its customers by integrating card issuance, acquiring and banking as a service into one comprehensive platform. Dock’s modular solutions enable critical processes that accelerate a company’s ability to bring new digital payments and banking services to market. The end result is a wider range of innovative products, better consumer access to financial services and an improved customer experience.

Dock powers 38 million active accounts through its cloud-based platform that reduces operational and regulatory burden on customers while offering other valuable tools through its partner ecosystem. Dock works closely with customers to select and integrate services to reduce time to market and maximize business results.

Dock was originally created by Conductor in 2018. Following the acquisition of Muxi in 2020, all of Conductor’s brands are unified under the new Dock brand. For more information, visit Dock at, CrunchBase, and on LinkedIn.

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