James M. Colassano
Product Executive for the RTP® Product
The Clearing House
Mr. Colassano is product executive for the RTP® Product at The Clearing House. He has over 25 years of experience in payments & cash management, and joined TCH in 2016 to help build out and launch their new real-time payments program. He has accountability for TCH owner bank relationships with the RTP program, and works with all of these banks on opportunities and applications across all business and consumer use cases. He also has responsibility for corporate outreach and engagement on RTP and product expansion activities across TCH.
Before joining TCH, Jim spent 10 years with HSBC as a Product Executive in their Payments and Cash Management group. During that period he served as the Global Product Head for HSBC’s Payables business which had responsibility for all faster payments initiatives as well as cash, check and ACH payment products worldwide. Prior to HSBC, he spent 15 years with JPMorgan Chase in a variety of cash & treasury management roles. Mr. Colassano holds Masters Degrees in Banking and Finance from Pace University.