Helena Mao

General Manager, Money Processing, GreenDot
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Helena Mao is a seasoned financial services technology and payments professional with more than 15 years of experience in business management, product development, solutions marketing, and strategy development and execution. Helena currently serves as General Manager of Money Processing at Green Dot and is the business owner for Green Dot’s money transfer products, disbursement platform and mobile virtual accounts. She also leads overall strategy to develop and maximize opportunities across all Money Processing partners, such as Apple, Uber and Walmart.

Prior to joining Green Dot in 2003, Helena held leadership roles focused on business management and development, product, marketing and operations at i-Wonder Studios, Insync Media and Accenture.

Helena received her Bachelor’s degree in Information and Computer Science from the University of California, Irvine. She is also fluent in Mandarin Chinese.