management team

Management Team

Management Team

Morgan M. "Mac" Schuessler
Morgan M. "Mac" Schuessler
President & Chief Executive Officer
Morgan M. "Mac" Schuessler Mr. Schuessler has been a director and the Company’s President and CEO since April 2015. Previously, he served as President of International for Global Payments, Inc., overseeing the company’s business outside of the Americas, spanning 23 countries throughout Europe and Asia. Mr. Schuessler currently serves on the Dean’s Advisory Board of Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.

As a result of Mr. Schuessler’s 20 years of experience in the payments industry, he understands the Company’s main markets and has developed management and oversight skills that allow him to make significant contributions to the Board.
Joaquin A. Castrillo-Salgado
Joaquin A. Castrillo-Salgado
Chief Financial Officer
Joaquin A. Castrillo-Salgado Mr. Castrillo is our Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer since 2018. He has worked at the Company since 2012 serving in roles of increasing responsibility. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Castrillo was an Audit Manager in the Banking and Capital Markets group of PwC. Mr. Castrillo holds a B.B.A. with a double concentration in Finance and Accounting from Villanova University. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.
Enrique Candanoza
Enrique Candanoza
Country Head, Colombia
Enrique Candanoza Enrique Candanoza is the Vice President and Country Head, Evertec Colombia, with more than 20 years of experience in managing payment methods, electronic channels and financial products, based in Bogotá, Colombia. He has more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing and technology companies.

Candanoza was co-founder of Processa. Previously to his current role, Candanoza was the Technology Vice-president of various financial institutions in Colombia, such as Megabanco (part of Banco de Bogotá) and Cupocrédito, besides being the co-founder of Processa.

He obtained his bachelor in Systems Engineering in the Universidad Incca of Colombia and after he studied Public Accounting at Universidad Javeriana. Candanoza was also a finance professor in Universidad Javeriana and currently teaches at CESA.
Rodrigo Del Castillo
Rodrigo Del Castillo
Senior Vice President of Payment Services, Latin America
Rodrigo Del Castillo Rodrigo Del Castillo is the Senior Vice President of Payment Services, Latin America of Evertec As part of this role he is responsible for the business development and commercial management for this region. He has more than 30 years of experience in the development and commercialization of products, information technology services and transactional financial solutions.

Del Castillo is the co-founder of EFT Group. He led the integration of different companies, which concluded with the creation of PayGroup, company with headquarters in Chile, and acquired by Evertec in July 2017.

He has a degree in industrial engineering from Universidad de Santiago and a master degree in business management from the Universidad Adolfo Ibañez.
María Gois
María Gois
Senior Vice President of Information Technology (IT)
María Gois María Gois is the Senior Vice President of Information Technology (IT) of Evertec She has more than 25 years of experience in Operating Systems, Capacity Planning, System Development, Project Management and Process Improvement.

Prior to joining Evertec in 2005, Gois worked in Venezuela’s largest Oil and Telephone Companies, PDVSA and CANTV, where she held different IT positions.

Gois was born in Venezuela. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Sciences at Universidad Central de Venezuela, in Caracas.
Paola Pérez
Paola Pérez
Executive Vice President of Human Resources
Paola Pérez Ms. Pérez is our Executive Vice President — People & Culture since February 2018. She joined the Company in 2011 as Director of Internal Audit. Before joining Evertec, Ms. Pérez worked at Chartis as an External Reporting Manager for the Latin America Region and PwC where she worked as a senior auditor. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in accounting from Fairfield University in May 2005 and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Carlos J. Ramírez
Carlos J. Ramírez
Executive Vice President Of Sales
Carlos J. Ramírez Mr. Ramírez is our Executive Vice President — Puerto Rico Sales. He joined the Company in April 2004 and became an Executive Vice President in 2012. Before joining the Company, Mr. Ramírez worked for 21 years at GM Group, Inc. holding various senior positions in product and sales management. Mr. Ramírez received his Bachelor of Science degree in Computer and Systems Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York.
Juan Rego
Juan Rego
Senior Vice President of Internal Audit
Juan Rego Juan Rego is the Senior Vice President of Internal Audit of Evertec Before assuming this responsibility at Evertec in 2017, Rego worked as Director of Enterprise Risk Management.

Prior to joining Evertec in 2015, he worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) over 13 years in the Risk Assurance practice, being his last role as Senior Manager in the practice responsible for Risk Management, Business Processes and Internal Control Environment assurance activities within various industries, including Financial Services, Manufacturing and Pharmaceutical.

Rego earned a Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering at Universidad Tecnologica del Centro (UNITEC) in Venezuela, followed by a Master degree in Networking at Instituto Cibernos in Spain. He holds Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and is Certified in Risk and Information System Controls (CRISC).
Luis A. Rodríguez
Luis A. Rodríguez
General Counsel Executive Vice President of Corporate Development Strategy
Luis A. Rodríguez Mr. Rodríguez is our General Counsel and Executive Vice President — Legal, Compliance and Corporate Development since 2016. Prior to joining the Company in 2015, Mr. Rodríguez served as Executive Director at J.P. Morgan in New York. Mr. Rodríguez possesses a bachelor’s degree from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University and holds a Juris Doctor from Stanford Law School.
Guillermo Rospigliosi
Guillermo Rospigliosi
Executive Vice President Product, Marketing and Innovation
Guillermo Rospigliosi Mr. Rospigliosi is our Executive Vice President — Product, Marketing & Innovation since April 2016. Before joining the Company, he served as Chief Risk Officer for Visa in Latin America and before that he was the Managing Director for Latin America at CyberSource, a Visa subsidiary. He graduated from the University of Lima with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and holds an MBA from the University of Texas in Austin.
Philip E. Steurer
Philip E. Steurer
Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer
Philip E. Steurer Mr. Steurer is our Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer since 2012. Before joining the Company, Mr. Steurer worked for over 11 years at First Data Corporation, where he last served as Senior Vice President, Latin America and Caribbean from 2003 to 2012. Mr. Steurer holds an MBA in Finance from Indiana University, and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from the University of Notre Dame.
Miguel Vizcarrondo Carrión
Miguel Vizcarrondo Carrión
Executive Vice President of Payment Services – Puerto Rico and Caribbean, Business Solutions and Merchant Acquiring
Miguel Vizcarrondo Carrión Mr. Vizcarrondo is our Executive Vice President — Payment Services Puerto Rico & Caribbean, Business Solutions & Merchant Acquiring. Prior to joining the Company in 2010, Mr. Vizcarrondo worked in Banco Popular de Puerto Rico for 14 years. Mr. Vizcarrondo holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management, with a concentration in Finance, from Tulane University.