Mario Hernández ’97 MBA: Revolutionizing the electronic payments industry

Published 06/09/17 by Bryant University Mario Hernández ’97 MBA has leveraged his “never give up” work ethic with an undergraduate degree in systems engineering, and postgraduate studies at Bryant University and Harvard Business School to revolutionize the electronic payments industry. He is the founder, CEO, and chairman of the board of IMPESA and the creator […]

The FinTech Landscape and Relationships with Small Banks in Latin America

By Mario Hernández, CEO and Founder The US financial system has assets of over $15 trillion dollars, of which 5 banks control almost 50% of the total. To better understand this concentration it is important to note that in the United States there are more than 7,000 banks. In Costa Rica, our financial system has […]

How FinTech Companies Leverage APIs through Coopetition

By Mario Hernández, Founder and CEO To reiterate on a reoccurring theme, collaboration between FinTech companies and the creation of APIs (Application Program Interface) to accelerate the growth of our industry remains very important for success. Large software companies have achieved impressive growth with open systems that allow many developers to work together. For example, […]