About the VenturePay Team

VenturePay consultants bring diverse business experience to every project. Prior to joining VenturePay, consultants held high-level positions in strategic planning, strategy consulting, compensation consulting, investment banking and marketing.


Michael J. Fuchs

Managing Director

Michael Fuchs is a Managing Director of Venture Pay Group Consulting, LLC. Michael brings over 20 years of management consulting, strategic planning and investment banking experience to his consulting practice. Recent projects include strategy development (product, pricing, and business line), business case development (financial analysis, market analysis, product and business P&L development), and marketing performance measurement (and tool development).

Prior to forming VenturePay, Michael worked for thirteen years as a senior consultant concentrating in strategy development and improving strategy execution for a number of consulting firms including Towers Perrin, William M. Mercer, The Canaan Group and The Kingsley Group. Earlier, he worked as a financial analyst for Investcorp (a New York investment bank) and as the manager of Ernst & Young’s strategic planning group.

Michael gives generously of his time to his local community as Chairman of the Mill Valley School District’s Community Financial Advisory Commission. He has built the financial forecasting models which guide the school district’s long term financial planning.

Michael earned a B.B.A. in Finance and Management of Organizations from Iowa State University and an M.B.A. with a dual concentration in Finance and Management from Columbia Business School.

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Dina B. DiBattista

Senior Consultant

Dina DiBattista is a Senior Consultant for Venture Pay Group Consulting, LLC. She is a seasoned executive with an extensive background in strategic business planning, market analysis, and planning and penetration in established and emerging markets. She is skilled in product and project delivery in the financial services industry with a focus in credit card and retail lending. Over the span of her 30-year career, she has consistently delivered successful business strategies and program solutions that increase revenues, lower costs and drive customer retention. She has been recognized for her commitment to achieving successful results through teamwork and collaboration.

Prior to consulting, Dina was Vice President of Marketing Advisors Consulting Services for MasterCard International and held many positions at Bank of America during her almost twenty years there.

Dina earned a B.A. in Foreign Languages and Biological Sciences from U.C. Berkeley and has attended the National School of Bank Card Management at Northwestern University.

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