Episode 16: Merging Cloud Based Startup Into Financial Giants
Guest: Ori Troyna
Guest title: Global head of product security at Payu
Payu, a global fintech gaint acquired Zooz , a small payment startup. In this episode we talk with Ori Troyna, Global head of product security at Payu about the challenges that such a merger between two very different companies with different engineering methodologies and how they cope with those challenges.
1.14 Ori introduce himself
11.40 challenges of merging small companies into financial giants. Integrating different technologies stacks into one.
18.33 how to build the organizational structure the consolidate the different companies and technology stacks
21.30 understanding the acquisition considerations of PayU and its effect on security considerations
27.0 solving the consolidation challenges - the people angel. Moving to tribes and clans and providing security goals
34.30 the difference between product security and IT security
36.0 solving the consolidation challenges - the process angel. How to integrate different tribes and clans to create one joint development backlog and mature devops
46.40 solving the consolidation challenges - the technology angel. Building global infrastructure that support multiple projects
53.22 summary and last words