About Us

Mobile Isolated smThe PayLeap service is provided by Acculynk, an innovative payment processor relied upon by thousands of merchants around the world. Acculynk created the PaySecure® graphical PIN-pad and associated patented technology that enables online and mobile PIN debit. PaySecure® PIN debit transactions are more secure and hence less expensive for merchants, and can reduce their payment processing costs significantly. PaySecure® is currently enabled on more than 6,000 websites. Acculynk has partnerships with eleven EFT networks and six leading payment processors, and is certified with PULSE, First Data and MasterCard.

PayLeap provides an comprehensive payment platform that delivers a full suite of secure payment capabilities for many different processing environments, plus innovative extras like social sharing and invoicing. PayLeap’s comprehensive solution includes payments, fraud management, end-to-end encryption, tokenization, secure cardholder data vault, recurring invoicing and mobile capabilities. PayLeap is a level one PCI-DSS service provider.

John Chandy

Senior Vice President and General Manager

John Chandy brings over 15 years of experience building financial transaction systems to PayLeap. Prior to joining PayLeap, John worked as the VP of Software Development at FTRANS Corp, where he was responsible for building their B2B platform and their commercial lending platform for banks. While at Opus Software, John worked on multiple financial application development projects such as Western Union’s Web-enabled money transfer system, Delos Payment Systems’ (now CoreCard Software) fraud detection and collection system, PaySys’s online credit decision management system, Trendis a business intelligence solution for banks, and TradeNow, an internet based stock trading system. In addition, John has worked on ATM switch implementation and customization for ICICI Bank, Robertson Bank, and HDFC Bank (India). John earned a B.S in Engineering in Computer Science from the University of Pune (India).

Sandra Chesnutt

Senior Vice President of Marketing

Sandra Chesnutt serves as Senior Vice President of Marketing. She is responsible for leading the communications, media, public relations, and marketing activities for the organization. She brings more than 20 years of experience in financial technology marketing, product management and professional services to her role with PayLeap.

Prior to joining the company, Sandra served as Vice President of Marketing at Ftrans, a financial technology company, and was instrumental in developing the company’s launch of its direct business, AdvancedAR. Prior to Ftrans, she led product marketing for Dun & Bradstreet Software’s launch of the company’s first client/server financial suite of products. She  began her career as a Certified Public Accountant with Price Waterhouse and holds a BS in Accounting from the University of Alabama.

Daryn Barney

Senior Vice President of Business Development

Daryn is a strategic business development leader motivated by results and passionate for excellence, and has been a payment technology professional for more than 12 years. His dedication to creating efficient platforms to streamline process output has enabled him to personally work with thousands of ecommerce, retail and mobile merchants and technology platforms to implement powerful tools that easily and safely process online payment transactions. Daryn previously held positions at Authorize.net / CyberSource in Business Development for close to 10 years. He attended Utah Valley University and has a BA in Technology Management from Westminster College. Daryn resides in Utah with his family.

Chris Walmer

Director of Operations

Chris joined the PayLeap team in July of 2008, with 9+ years of experience in the Financial Services industry. He leads the Customer Service and Account Boarding departments for both the PayLeap gateway and merchant accounts. Chris works directly with merchants on escalations, as well as finding solutions that best fit the needs of PayLeap merchants’. Previous to joining PayLeap, Chris was a Qualified 401(k) Administrator (QKA) in the retirement planning sector of the Financial Services industry. He holds a Business Administration, Management, BS degree from Indiana Institute of Technology (Indiana Tech).

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