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Ken Poppe

Managing Director, Revenue & Program Management

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Ken is a Managing Director in the Revenue & Program Management group where he is responsible for business development activities in North America. Prior to joining Xinova, Ken spent eleven years at Starbucks, where he helped introduce the Starbucks Card program in the U.S. and later led the Card’s launch in Europe, managed multiple post-acquisition corporate integrations, and held various finance positions. Prior to Starbucks, he was Vice President of credit and operations for a Menlo Park, California-based venture debt company.

Earlier in his career, Ken worked in public accounting at Arthur Young & Co. Ken earned his MBA from the Stern School of Business at New York University and his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Washington State University. He is a CPA (inactive) in the state of Washington.

Our Team

Jake Fagan

Senior Product Designer

Maggie Ng

Chief of Staff to CEO

Chris Petersen

Software Engineer

Mark Klopp

Business Development Consultant

Ryan Canfield

Software Engineer

Jacob Harvey

Accounting Manager

Kelly Romano

Managing Partner | Innovation Banking and Development

Andrew McLain

Product Manager

Dan Cook

Vice President, Growth & Scale Group

Emmanuel Gomez

Principal Engineer

Jussi Westergren

Senior Advisor

Ken Poppe

Managing Director, Revenue & Program Management

Cassandra Schwartz

Product Marketing Manager

Todd Kenck

Chief Financial Officer

Mark Buchthal

Software Engineer

Graeme Weston

Vice Chairman and Managing Partner, Commercialization and Entrepreneurship

Masanobu Katoh

President | Xinova Japan

Kevin Crommelin

Product Manager

Darrel Rhea

Managing Partner | Innovation Banking and Development

Leesa Murphy

Payroll & Benefits Analyst

Nick Milanovich

Director | Innovation Services Group

Ernst Stöttinger

Partner | Innovation Banking and Development

Nadia Savin

Business Intelligence Analyst

John Kim

IT Manager

Daniel Edenhofer

Software Engineer

Sara Telfer

Senior Product Designer

Eliot Baker

Programs and Content Manager

Adam Holiber

Managing Director, Innovation Banking and Development

Yan Sheng

Senior Vice President, Head of China

Alyssa Moore, MBA

Senior Marketing Manager

Sharat Reddy

General Manager, Marketing & North America Sales

Jordan Bundy

Manager, Software Engineer

Ted Leung

Vice President of Engineering

Stephen King

Entrepreneur in Residence

Brian Yen


Naoki Bessho

Innovation Development Manager

Harvey Hung

Project Coordinator

Rafidah Binte Md Aidi

Project Coordinator

Jessica Roberto

Technical Program Manager

Edward Jung

Founder & CEO

Rapha Goyran

Software Engineer

Yi Lan Chen

Research Coordinator

Matt Ferguson, PhD

Vice President of Network & Technology

Chip Murray

Partner, Innovation Banking and Development

Yang-Won Jung

Senior Director | Innovation Services Group

Michelle Axelrod

Office Manager

Bo Garcia

Account Executive

Kayo Ikegami

Operations Analyst

Jose Chacon

Finance Manager

Wolfgang Meyers

Software Engineer

Jimin “Eva” Kim

Office Administrator

Paul Payne

Architect | Network Platform

Dan Dongil Kim

Executive Vice President of Finance

Clariz Adelle Mariano

Software Engineer

Shiloh Stuart

Software Engineer

Brett Hertzberg

Legal Consultant

Jake Cannon

Senior Technical Support Engineer

Seth Miller

Managing Director, Innovation Services

Brad Roberts Ph.D.

Global Head of Network Platform

Connor Timmerman

Senior Analyst | Network Platform

Amy Greime

Vice President | Finance & Accounting

Mai Huong Tran


Travis Murdock

Vice President of Marketing

Jon Gleasman

Senior Product Designer

Madan Prabhu

Director | Innovation Services Group

Yongsung Kim

Chairman Korea & Asia

Jorma Ollila

Executive Chairman

Emma DeMaris

Marketing Intern

Dana Lindquist

Data Scientist

Glenn Edens

Partner, Innovation Banking and Development

Hsiu-Wu (Jason) Guo

Innovation Development Manager

Wyatt Antoine

Information Technology Intern

BK Lee

President Korea

Shivani G. Ludwig, Ph.D

Innovation Development Manager

Maynard Kang

Managing Director, Innovation Banking and Development

Olivia Armstrong

Project Manager

Patrick Ennis

Chief Technology Officer

Doug Loy, Ph.D.

Vice President | Innovation Services Group

Duncan Mowatt

Senior Product Designer

Raine Hermans

Managing Director, Innovation Banking and Development

Stacey Ravetta

General Counsel

Madeline Song

Managing Director

Matthew Ritchie

Senior Product Designer

Soleil Brisbane

Employer Branding Specialist

Grace Fox

HR Generalist

Katerina Baranyuk


Kaori Iguchi

Office Manager

Liron Porat

Innovation Program Director

Chal Davidson

Director, Revenue & Program Management

Andy Tolton

Public Relations and Marketing Manager

David Kraft

Global Head of Innovation Services

Christopher Ruehs

Software Engineer

Rahul Das

Vice President

Grace Kang

Accounts Payable Specialist

Kevin Williams

Vice President | Innovation Services Group

Scott Needham

Country Head of Australia and New Zealand

Ken Pawlak

Managing Director

Molly Kent

Software Engineer

Andre Lee

President | Innovation Development & Banking

Joshua Montgomery

Software Engineer

Laura Vowles

Executive Assistant

Ken Tallo

Partner | Innovation Banking and Development

Cate Yochum

Software Engineer

Imran Sajjad

Staff Accountant

Nicole Underwood

HR Director

Rob Dhat

Account Executive

Connect with Xinova

We are always seeking new problems to solve, as well as innovators and entrepreneurs to help us solve them. Let’s work together to create the future.

Our Worldwide Locations


311 ½ Occidental Ave S
Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98104
+1 (206) 800-2678


Xinova Japan GK
Yaesu Mitsui Building 6F
2-7-2 Yaesu, Chuo-ku
Tokyo 104-0028 Japan


Xinova Innovation (Beijing) Consultancy Co. Ltd.
Room 2494, Level 24, Tower 3
China Central Place
77 Jianguo Road
Chaoyang District
Beijing, 100025 China


Xinova Asia Pte Ltd.
150 Beach Road
#08-06/08 Gateway West
189720 Singapore
+65 6408 5080


Xinova Korea
10th floor, Golfzone Tower
735, Yeongdong-daero
Seoul 06072, Korea
+82 2 6952 8840


Xinova Australasia Pty Ltd.
Level 6, 8 West Street
North Sydney, NSW 2060
+61 2 8093 4850


Xinova India
Suite No 208, 2nd Floor
Survey No 414
PSR Complex
Govinda Reddy (GR) Layout
Bannerghatta Road
Karnataka, 560076, India


Xinova Finland
Erottajankatu 5 A 4
FI-00130 Helsinki

Affiliate offices in Tel Aviv & Vienna