Our journey

Pismo is a technology company providing an all-in-one processing platform for banking and payments. Large banks, marketplaces, and fintechs already use our cloud-native microservices platform. Our clients are launching next-generation solutions while migrating their legacy systems onto the most advanced platform in the market.

Our cloud-based platform empowers teams to build fast and companies to launch rapidly, scaling as they grow to have a broader audience while keeping high security and availability standards.

Pismo was founded in 2016 by experienced entrepreneurs and techies. We are a global company headquartered in São Paulo, Brazil, with offices in the United States and the United Kingdom. We believe we can impact people’s lives positively all over the globe through our core values and our cutting-edge solution.

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Pismo core values

Total trust philosophy

Minimum friction experience

State of-the-art technology

Challenge the status quo

Pismo Leadership

Ricardo Josua

Founder, CEO

Ricardo Josua

Founder, CEO

Ricardo, who started his career in 1996 at an investment bank, is a successful entrepreneur with more than 20 years of experience in the banking and payments industry.

Daniela Binatti

Founder, CTO

Daniela Binatti

Founder, CTO

Tech professional with 25+ years of experience, Daniela leads the development of Pismo's platform for payments and banking.

Juliana Motta

Founder, CPO

Juliana Motta

Founder, CPO

With 20+ years of experience in the payments industry, Juliana leads Pismo's products management team.

Marcelo Parise

Founder, VP of Engineering

Marcelo Parise

Founder, VP of Engineering

Marcelo leads Pismo's engineering team to build our cloud-native platform. He has 25+ years of experience in technology companies.

Vishal Dalal

CEO (USA, Europe and Asia)

Vishal Dalal

CEO (USA, Europe and Asia)

Vishal leads Pismo’s international expansion from our UK office. He is a former McKinsey partner with 23+ years of experience in banking.

Luciana Inumaru

Chief People Officer

Luciana Inumaru

Chief People Officer

Luciana has 16+ years of experience in human resources. In Pismo, she has hired and helped onboard more than 100 new employees.

Leonardo Carmona

CISO

Leonardo Carmona

CISO

Carmona has 20+ years of experience building security and business continuity operations at several large banks in five countries.

Débora Fortes

CMO

Débora Fortes

CMO

Débora creates marketing strategies to support our global expansion. She has 25+ years of experience in PR, journalism, and marketing.

We are supported by experienced investors

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Our team

Pismo has a growing team of more than 200 highly skilled professionals working from several countries. Their mission is to challenge the status quo every day, building a new era of payments and banking.

Kauan Piacente

Guilherme Chaddad

Andressa Bezerra

Henrique Otávio

Bernardo Jimenez

Ellen Faria

Leonardo Silva

José Filipe Lyra

Luiz Gustavo

Camila Amorim

Ubirajara Aguiar

Bruno Zaccaria

Michelle Giavoni

Mari Yamanaka

Carlos Bragato

Dani Ortiz

Fernando Vasconcelos

Renato Stocco

Camilla Laranja

Thiago Cruz