Chief Executive Officer
Gregory Ellena has over 30 years of executive experience in commercial banking, construction, and technology. As an entrepreneur, Greg understands the key role of community banks in revitalizing the economy and founded BanqFora to give them the tools to grow and compete.
Greg has a BA in Economics from Harvard University.
Chief Product Officer
Badri Nathan has a extensive experience in commercial lending, venture capital and technology. Prior to BanqFora he founded Concilian Group, deploying big data analytics in underwriting. Badri's passion is to foster entrepreneurship and help small businesses by bringing finance back to Main Street.
Badri has an MBA from the Wharton School of Business, and a BS in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science from the University of Colorado Boulder.
Chief Technology Officer
Ram Vemuri helped to build LinkedIn from 2008-2021, and built their Order Management and Payments Platform, and the Content and Video Platforms. He was also the Architect for LinkedIn’s Sales Navigator. Ram previously worked at Oracle and Clearwell (Symantec), and was Co-Founder of AtmaSoft, Inc. and Bravisa.com.
Ram holds an MS in Computer Science from Stanford University and a BTech in CS and Engineering from IIT Madras.