David Long is Vice President of Product at Bestpass. He is responsible for product innovation, leading product team development, product vision, execution, and product culture.
He has extensive experience across diverse roles and technology areas, within companies ranging from startups to the Fortune 100 enterprises. David joined Bestpass from Verra Mobility (formerly Highway Toll Administration), where his roles included Head of Product and Head of Project Management Office.
Prior to Verra Mobility, David spent 4 years with Newbay (acquired by RIM BlackBerry) in various engineering roles. These ranged from solutions engineer to developer program manager leading a global (Ireland, US, South Korea) team of engineers, supporting telcos and OEM handset manufacturers developing cloud storage and social networking solutions.
David started his career founding Zeraphina in 2003, which he led for seven years providing development, quality assurance and program management services to blue chip clients including America Online and Irish Government agencies.
David holds a Master of Science degree in Technical E-Commerce from Dublin City University, a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Applications from Dublin City University and a Diploma in Applied Project Management from University College Cork. He has extensive experience working in the United States and Europe.