Max Levchin

About Max Levchin

Max Levchin is the founder and CEO of Affirm, a financial services technology company, and chairman of Glow, a women’s reproductive health company. Both companies were created and launched from his innovation and investment lab, HVF. He was one of the original cofounders of PayPal where he served as CTO until its acquisition by Ebay in 2002. In 2004, he helped start Yelp, where he was Chairman of the Board from 2004 to 2015. He has served on several boards including Yahoo! and Evernote, and was recently appointed to the Consumer Advisory Board of the US Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.