Whitfield is joining Summer as its head of engineering. He joined Plaid through the acquisition of portfolio company Quovo last year.
“At my heart I am a builder,” Whitfield explained to me. He joined Plaid through the startup’s acquisition of financial analytics service Quovo in early 2019, and built out the company’s New York engineering team as an engineering manager this past year. Prior to joining Quovo, Whitfield was CTO of popular New York City-based pizza slice delivery app Slice. Plaid snags Quovo to build full-service financial API offering