Payments Compliance for the Fintech Era
Our mission is to build scalable technologies that incorporate new data sources for our bank and fintech partners, helping them make the financial system safer and maximize the value and utility of critical compliance resources.
CCOBOX was co-founded by Benjamin Duranske (CEO), formerly Chief Compliance Officer at Facebook Payments and Dr. Krishna Karambakkam (CTO), formerly Director of Risk Management at eBay/PayPal and American Express. The company is supported by an experienced group of directors, advisors and investors. We're venture-backed, located on the SF Peninsula, and growing. Check out our careers page if you're interested in joining us as we tackle some really interesting high-impact problems.
Ben served as Chief Compliance Officer of Facebook Payments Inc. from the subsidiary's 2010 formation through mid-2015. While at Facebook, Ben built a global compliance team, managed worldwide licenses and regulator relationships, and directed internal compliance software builds and external compliance software requisition.
Prior to that he worked at PayPal, and before that, he represented payments and platform companies in private practice as an attorney. He earned his J.D. at the University of California Berkeley, Boalt Hall.
Krishna has over 15 years of experience in payments and risk management. As Director of Risk Management at eBay/PayPal, Krishna led the development of network-based identity and fraud services on eBay’s big data platform. Prior to eBay, Krishna was Director of Risk Management at American Express where he built strategies and decision engines for credit risk management.
Krishna has a PhD in Electrical Engineering from Yale University and Bachelor degree from the Indian Institute of Technology.