Michael Kesselman is Vice President of Product Management at Forward Financing where he is responsible for defining and developing product and technology solutions for the company, its partners, and its small business clientele.
Prior to joining Forward Financing in October 2018, Michael was an executive vice president at Endurance International Group in charge of product, innovation, and strategy teams. In this role, Michael led the development and scaling of new growth initiatives for the global web presence company and its millions of small business subscribers. Before Endurance International, Michael worked as a consultant at Bain & Company and was the co-founder and Chief Product Officer at geoVue, a venture-backed, location analytics and planning solution used by many of the nation’s largest and fastest growing retail chains.
Michael received an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania and a bachelor’s degree in international relations from Brown University. Michael is originally from Newton, NJ, but now resides in Newton MA with his wife and two sons.