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Tony Allen

Chief Technology Officer, Recurly


Tony is responsible for Recurly’s technology strategy and building a team focused on customers, collaboration, and continuous improvement.

Tony brings more than 20 years of experience leading technology organizations at Fortune 500 companies like PayPal and Verisign, and at early-stage startups like Signio, Inc. At PayPal, he led a number of critical business initiatives, including scaling the Venmo platform and guiding PayPal’s effort to expand its reach with Marketplaces. Tony’s background has given him ample experience with the challenges and requirements of both building and scaling technology organizations that develop highly secure and reliable platforms.

Outside the office, Tony enjoys spending time mountain biking, hiking, and exploring the Bay Area and beyond with his wife and three sons.

Latest posts by Tony Allen

Scalable or bust: The importance of investing in technology from Recurly CTO

In this blog post, our Chief Technology Officer Tony Allen discusses the importance of scalable technology and how Recurly ensures every customer is set up for success with our cutting-edge technology.  Technology is evolving, and it evolves rapidly.  In today’s day and age, companies need to continually invest in scalable...

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How Recurly helps businesses scale for large digital events

In this blog post, our Chief Technology Officer, Tony Allen, shares how Recurly helps companies scale for large digital events like the big game, shopping holidays, and more. Digital events have dominated our screens. Behind the scenes, companies are responsible for creating the capacity to power these occurrences, but as...

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