Chris Nelson is the Chief Technology Officer at Vanco Payment Solutions, and his work focuses on Vanco’s technology delivery organization and product development.
Chris joined Vanco in the spring of 2018. Chris brings more than 30 years of experience in technology, software as a service, financial services, and compliance to Vanco. Chris has a rich background in organizational development, technology strategy, information security and compliance. Prior to joining Vanco, Chris held senior leadership positions in the SaaS business of Accenture, and led the risk technology business of Thomson Reuters.
Chris graduated from the University of Minnesota with a BS in electrical engineering. Originally from St Paul, Chris now lives in Lakeville, Minnesota with his wife and two daughters. He enjoys outdoor activities, endurance sports and being a dad.