Our Team | PaySauce

Our Team

The awesome sauce which makes everything taste better

Asantha Wijeyeratne
CEO / Co-founder

With a background in accounting and payroll, Asantha successfully built SmartPayroll to have over 10,000 SME's. After exiting SmartPayroll in 2013 he was driven to further improve payroll for small businesses by utilising the latest generation of technology. By always putting the customers needs first, he believes PaySauce will revolutionise how people get paid.

Troy Tarrant
CTO / Co-founder

Troy has over 20 years experience in IT development, product design and architecture. Ten of those years focused solely on HR and payroll applications. He has worked on projects from small business all the way to government. He has built PaySauce using best practice techniques to enable rapid development, security and scale.

Vicky Taylor
Head of Customer Experience

Having previously managed the customer service team at SmartPayroll, Vicky jumped at the chance to work with Asantha again. Vicky's extensive payroll knowledge is second to none. She has built up a team of experts who will ensure your experience with PaySauce is a treat!

Logan Tyson
Head of Growth & Partnerships

Logan loves innovative solutions to old problems. He's excited to help introduce PaySauce to Kiwi businesses.

Ben Colgate
Head of Design

Having worked with some of NZ's top SaaS companies, Ben knows what it takes to keep us ahead of the competition.

Rachel Marsland

Rachel's extensive operational experience keeps the lights on and things running smoothly. We'd fall apart without her!

Krishnakumar Guda
Senior Advisor

Responsible for driving revenue growth by establishing channels and strategic partnerships while enabling the business to digitize, automate and scale its customer facing activities.

Joseph Weerasinghe

Joseph has over 35 years' experience in finance, and over a decade at PwC as a director and in audit management.

Andrew Barnes

A hugely-successful track record of innovation, disruption, and digitisation makes Andrew a dream fit to head up our board.

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