OUR TEAM

Glenbrook's team of bright minds and critical thinkers
is here to assist with your payments challenges.
We bring years of payments industry expertise and
hands on experience to our consulting clients.

Partners

Carol Coye
Benson

A Glenbrook founding partner and internationally recognized payments expert, Carol offers financial services providers in both wholesale and retail financial services over 25 years of leadership experience in product, marketing, and strategy development.

Read more

Bryan
Derman

Bryan is Glenbrook's Managing Partner. His unusually comprehensive 30 years of experience - as a senior executive, security analyst, and strategy consultant - provides Glenbrook clients with proven strategic guidance and critical insight.

Read more

Beth
Horowitz Steel

Beth focuses her deep market development expertise on consulting engagements within the card ecosystem, working with issuers, acquirers, processors, service providers, and payment acceptors to optimize the role of payments in their business.

Read more

Russ
Jones

Russ brings exceptional skills in payments industry analysis, strategy development, and product conceptualization - as well as 35 years as an executive, analyst, and consultant - to Glenbrook clients from across the payments value chain.

Read more

Erin
McCune

Erin focuses her 20 years consulting experience and business insight on the firm's enterprise clients seeking to optimize their B2B payments, cross-border transactions, and bill payment operations within corporate finance, banking, and ERP/accounting.

Read more

Elizabeth
McQuerry

Partner in Charge of Glenbrook’s Global Payments Practice, Elizabeth combines her 15 years of experience and deep insight into international payments to further client goals in the areas of cross-border remittances, domestic P2P, global payouts, government collections and disbursements.

Read more

George
Peabody

George applies his 15 years in payments and 30 years in IT to payments acceptance infrastructure and security strategies for Glenbrook's merchant, technology provider, and acquirer clients.

Read more

Allen
Weinberg

A Glenbrook founder and widely respected payments industry leader, Allen’s work for merchant, acquirer, and network clients is informed by more than 30 years of experience as a consultant and executive at leading financial services companies.

Read more

Staff

Yvette
Bohanan

Yvette draws on her 24 years of payments and risk management experience to help the next generation of payments professionals understand industry fundamentals and best practices. In addition to facilitating Payments Boot Camps™, she is also responsible for developing industry-focused curriculums and new delivery channels.

Read more

Drew
Edmond

Drew Edmond comes to Glenbrook with over 6 years of experience managing global payments operations in marketplace and financial services environments. He brings a keen interest in identifying and executing optimal payments strategies for businesses throughout the payments value chain.

Read more

Gus
Jacobs

Gus is an associate in our New York office with substantial experience in card payment systems.

Read more

Kavita
Jiandani

Kavita comes to Glenbrook with 15 years of experience in the payments industry on the product, strategy and engineering fronts. Most recently, she headed Product for PayPal’s card payments business in the Americas.

Read more

Zachary
Kazzaz

Glenbrook's global clients look to Zak for experience and support in the development of payment systems, financial inclusion programs, and new payment system adoption.

Read more

Sam
Levitt

Sam Levitt works with merchants of various sizes and verticals to help them optimize their payment acceptance strategies. He brings a keen understanding of solutions at the intersection of payments and technology.

Read more

Cici
Northup

Cici Northup brings significant management and analytical experience related to national payments infrastructures to her work with Glenbrook clients.

Read more

Nicole
Pinto

Nicole consults on fintech and payments engagements that blend her product management, marketing, and consulting expertise. Challenger banks, faster payments, payment facilitation, and alternative lending are focus areas.

Read more

Rebecca
Rasis

Rebecca Rasis has over 6 years of research and analysis experience. Rebecca brings her strong quantitative analysis and research skills to her client work with Glenbrook.

Read more

Sean
Werkema

Sean Werkema comes to Glenbrook with a background in economic research, a passion for working with clients, and interests in the ever-evolving payments industry.

Read more

Advisor

Scott
Loftesness

Scott is a founding partner of Glenbrook. He retired in October 2016 and remains an important advisor and friend to Glenbrook Partners.

Read more