Jeff Mengoli is the Chief Legal Officer at BigCommerce, where he oversees the company’s global legal affairs, including corporate governance and transactions, intellectual property, securities compliance, data privacy, and litigation.
Since joining as the company’s General Counsel, Jeff spearheaded the legal management of the company’s initial public offering and strategic initiatives, as well as its venture capital and debt financings as a private company.
Prior to BigCommerce, Jeff served as General Counsel for the Alibaba Group’s multiple US subsidiaries and held senior legal positions with its fintech affiliate, Alipay. Before transitioning in-house, Jeff practiced law at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati and Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher.
Jeff holds an A.B. in economics, with honors, from Harvard University and a J.D. from the UC Berkeley School of Law, where he was a member of the California Law Review. He currently lives in Austin, Texas with his wife and children.