Sih has spent the past 20+ years as an accomplished entrepreneur, inventor, and corporate executive across a broad spectrum of markets – ranging from online gaming to the financial services industry. His contributions revolved around developing consumer oriented solutions that are scalable at the mass market level, as well as finding leading edge technology solutions targeting enterprise markets.
Sih’s current role is as SVP, Payments Technology & Innovation at Synchrony Financial, Sih focuses on leading the technology roadmap for emerging payments and setting strategic alignment for innovation through disruptive technology evaluation, partnerships, and investments.
Prior to joining Synchrony Financial, Sih held various leadership roles within JPMorgan Chase in the areas of digital products innovation, branch & ATM innovation, strategy and product development, firmwide shared services, and more.
Prior to JPMorgan Chase, Sih held various leadership roles within Walker Digital and its new business venture units. Sih has a track record in startup creation and IP development (3 startups, 12 issued and over 50 filed patents).
Sih holds a B.S. in Accounting from Purdue University, IN. He also has partially completed his M.S. in Information Systems from Pennsylvania State University, and an Executive Certificate in Innovation and Strategy from Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Sloan School of Management.