Meet our team

Leadership

Peter Johnston

Peter Johnston

Founder & CEO

Peter is Kalo's Founder and CEO. He is a designer by trade who experienced first hand while at Google the pain involved in trying to manage, work with and pay freelancers. He set out in 2014 to solve this huge headache. Peter has since been recognised in the Forbes 30under30 enterprise software category. In 2017, he made the Debretts 500 List, being named as one of the most influential people in Britain for his work driving the future of work category forward. He is an avid basketball, Superman and hip hop fan.

Courtney Grant

Courtney Grant

CFO

Courtney became Kalo's first angel investor in 2014 before joining the team as CFO in 2016. Before diving into the startup world, he spent his career in finance with a variety of corporate finance roles at leading North American and European investment banks.

Kristin Goetterman

Kristin Goetterman

VP of Commercial

Kristin joins Kalo with over 15 years experience, most recently at Zenefits, helping businesses find the right customers and building customer success teams to ensure those customers are finding value. At Kalo, it's no different. Kristin and her teams spend a lot of time understanding your work so we are able to best advise you on how to use our technology when managing a large and fast growing network of freelancers.

Rachel Strubhar

Rachel Strubhar

Head of Product

Rachel joined Kalo in 2016, bringing her B2B product experience to help Kalo become the go-to platform for companies who work with and rely on freelancers. Distributed across San Francisco and London, her teams dig deep into customer problems to create the right experience. Prior to Kalo, Rachel ran Analytics product at GoodData.

Fraser Hopper

Fraser Hopper

Head of Operations

Fraser joined the world of start-ups having kicked off his career in law. Fraser was the Head of Operations for Homejoy UK before helping bootstrap a healthtech start-up, HomeHeart, in London. Fraser joined the Kalo team in March 2016 and has led operations including opening the San-Francisco office, hiring, and launching and managing Kalo Pay.

Some team members

Jeremiah

Engineering

Britt

Sales

Eugene

Customer Success

Board members

Peter Johnston

Founder & CEO

James Fitzgerald

Valar Ventures

Leila Zegna

Kindred Capital

Eric Scott

Scifi Ventures

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