LEAP Commerce is extremely proud of it's fun and talented team. We value innovation and come together every day to make
great products that will revolutionize shopping and give consumers the best experiences possible. We want to have fun, learn, and
grow - all while we making money! We value our highly collaborative and team oriented approach, and our work ethic promotes accountability
and rewards excellence and initiative.
We are always looking for smart, exceptional individuals to join our team. Who knows, you could be
here someday helping us rule the world!
Meet the LEAP management team.
Karel loves to build technology, and is fiercely proud of his engineering team. He was the first senior engineer
at Facebook in 2005. Karel's two daughters believe he types fast and is a mobile phone addict, his wife believes he should
drink less coffee, and Karel believes he will someday help stop climate change. He loves nature and hiking and is an ultra
Head of Products
Kent joins the Leap Commerce team after spending five years at Facebook, where he lead its product management,
marketing, and operations efforts for Facebook Ads. When he's not helping to build insanely great products, he enjoys
spending time with his family and his dog, growing interesting new configurations of facial hair, and vacationing in exotic
CEO & Co-Founder
Amit leads our efforts around vision, strategy and fund raising. He previously founded and serves on the board
of several companies, gaining him a few industry recognitions as an innovator, the Venture Capital Entrepreneur of the
Year and EY Entrepreneur of the Year- Cleantech 2011. He is also a fan of the San Francisco 49ers, a wine enthusiast, and
candidate for Father of the Year (weekend edition). He was recognized as one of Fortune's 40 under 40, but aspires to get
to 70 under 70 at some point.
VP of Business Development
Avery works with Leap's business partners to convince them to join our plan to rule the world. An experienced
entrepreneur, he's famous for his startup war stories and humorous business analogies. Avery was a world-class scuba
during his time in Florida. He has done every kind of dive around the world and has a passion for refereeing his kids
Mike has worked on a wide variety of science and technology projects since getting his Ph.D. in physics from
MIT in 1998. He is an enthusiastic photography hobbyist who believes more in the message than the medium, favoring cheap
handhelds to expensive bulky cameras. He loves taking long walks while focusing deeply on various scientific & technical
problems, enjoying nature along the way.
Lorena has over 15 years of working in Silicon Valley building companies from small startups to expanding critical teams
for Fortune 500 corporations. She joined early on to Leap Commerce to transform mobile commerce with amazing offerings to consumers.
She is an Executive Member of Latino Startup Alliance, screenwriter, novice photographer, mom of 2 hero loving boys.