Introducing New CTO

Saylent Adds Rishi Bhatia As CTO


FRANKLIN, Mass. June 7, 2016Saylent, a software company which empowers financial institutions with data-driven insights and business tools to create profitable products, today announced the addition of Rishi Bhatia as the Company’s Chief Technology Officer. As CTO, Mr. Bhatia will be responsible for the product and technology development of the Company and a member of the executive team.

Prior to joining Saylent, Mr. Bhatia held leadership roles at start-ups and Fortune 500 companies, including ThirdScreenMedia (acquired by AOL), myTruss (NextStepLiving), SnapApp (PangeaMedia), Intygral (acquired by ZyWave), SCRS (acquired by Sun Health Systems), Flexi Financials and CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA). He is passionate about bringing new, innovative experiences, products and solutions to market. His background encompasses building talented teams and leading through the entire product and technology lifecycle from vision to reality.

“As we continue to help banks and credit unions use data analytics to create more meaningful and engaged relationships with their customers, we must continue to innovate to keep pace with the evolving needs of the market and emerging technologies,” said Tyson Nargassans, CEO and founder of Saylent. “Rishi’s experience developing and evolving technology platforms to meet the needs of the market in a unique and impactful way is a great addition to the Saylent leadership team. I look forward to collaborating with him to deliver truly innovative solutions to the banking market.”

“Saylent is uniquely positioned in the marketplace with deep integration to industry leading channel partners and hundreds of successful financial institution customers,” said Mr. Bhatia. “I was attracted by the opportunity to work with the Saylent team to build on its foundation and help create the next generation of its solutions.”

About Saylent
Franklin, Mass.-based Saylent, named to Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 list in 2014 and 2015 and a four-time Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Company (2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015), provides financial institutions with data analytics software and services that improve profitability and product innovation by delivering smarter, deeper, actionable insights on the financial behaviors of consumers and businesses. With Saylent’s solutions – Card360™, which provides payments intelligence for card issuers; and Account360™, a cloud-based relationship product and pricing platform – financial institutions are empowered to drive new revenue streams and increase loyalty by delivering programs and solutions that their customers and members desire. To learn more visit www.saylent.com.