Don is Chief Legal Officer for Featurespace responsible worldwide for all legal, IP and regulatory affairs. He is the former Vice President of Legal at TSYS, leading their global vendor and third party legal teams. With an extensive career at IBM, including as a contract negotiator, he contributed to the exponential growth of several business units. Prior to law, Don has held technical, engineering, and operations roles, and holds multiple patents in the payment and technology space. Don received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Southern California.