Full Name
Allen Cueli
Job Title
Vice-president of Products for Central America and the Caribbean
Company
VISA
Bio
Allen Cueli is responsible for Visa's products area for the Caribbean and Central America at Visa. In this role, Allen works closely with clients, Fintech companies and partners in developing Visa's consumer products and API-based capabilities, as well as creating new payment streams.

Recently, he led the solutions architecture and the implementation of Agile work methodologies for Latin America and the Caribbean at Visa. Previously, he led relationships with fintechs, and the regional launch of the Visa Everywhere Initiative competition and the Visa Developer Platform, which exposes Visa's capabilities through APIs to empower the creation of new user experiences.

Allen is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese and has vast professional experience both internationally and in the US including a significant portfolio of US clients, in which he worked on multiple innovations to offer differentiated payment experiences.

With more than 20 years of experience, Allen has worked within the Innovation space with Mobile payments and Electronic Commerce, as well as Commercial and Debit Solutions for developed and emerging markets.

Prior to joining Visa, Allen held various positions at companies including Florida Power & Light, Burger King, Baxter Healthcare, and Foster Higgins.

Allen studied at the University of Florida and Florida International University (FIU), where he earned a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering and a Master of Business Administration. He previously served on the Refresh Miami Board of Directors and is currently a volunteer at Schott Communities, a charity that serves deaf and disabled people. Allen is based in Miami, where he lives with his wife and three children.
Allen Cueli