18Feb

Video interview with Thomas France, CoFounder Ledger

Thomas France is the cofounder of Ledger, the leading Blockchain security company. The team is behind the Ledger Nano hardware wallet used by tens of thousands people all accros the world. Prior to his Bitcoin involvement Thomas was a consultant at The Boston Consulting Group  before founding Prixing, a mobile […]


17Feb

Video interview with Nadim Homsany, CoFounder EarnUp

Nadim Homsany, Co-Founder, EarnUp.  Nadim is son of immigrants who arrived in the US with virtually nothing. His upbringing instilled in him a passion for helping people build financial resilience and independence. Prior to EarnUp, Nadim worked at Serent Capital, a $600M private equity firm, focused on tech-enabled services. Prior […]


16Feb

Video interview with Laura Cain, Associate Thomvest Ventures

Laura Cain is an associate at Thomvest Ventures, a $250MM cross-stage fund based in Redwood Shores, CA. At Thomvest, Laura focuses on fintech investments, with a specific interest in online lending and insurance. Laura is responsible for evaluating new investment opportunities, conducting financial & business due diligence, and supporting existing […]


15Feb

Video interview with Dan Macklin, CoFounder SoFi

Dan Macklin, Co-Founder at SoFi, a new kind of finance company taking a radical approach to lending and wealth management. To date, SoFi has lent more than $15 billion in mortgages, personal loans and student loan refinancing. In September 2015, SoFi announced a $1 billion dollar Series E funding round […]


14Feb

Video Interview with Ben Narasin, Partner Canvas Ventures

Ben Narasin is a Partner at Canvas, focused on early-stage venture investments in mobile, fintech, and marketplaces/eCommerce as well as exciting new categories. Ben was an active institutional seed investor for eight years before joining Canvas, during which he personally invested in 75 companies including Lending Club, Check, Kabbage, Realty […]


13Feb

Investor & Founder panel: Success in FinTech

This panel of investors & founders enlightens us as to the key points to achieve success in FinTech companies! Ben Narasin is a Partner at Canvas, focused on early-stage venture investments in mobile, fintech, and marketplaces/eCommerce as well as exciting new categories. Ben was an active institutional seed investor for […]


10Feb

Video Interview with Yoshi Yokokawa, CEO/CoFounder of Alpaca

Yoshi Yokokawa is CEO and co-founder of Alpaca, a venture backed fintech startup that builds AI and Big Data technology for financial market. Yoshi has an experience of working at investment banks (Lehman and Nomura) structuring various esoteric fixed income products and solution, day-trading full time, and managing an international […]


09Feb

Video Interview with Daya Baran, Founder Stockchats

Daya Baran is the founder of StockChats a messaging platform for investors and the investment community. He is a FinTech executive with over 20 years experience developing new technologies, product development, operations and business development. His core expertise is in payments, fund operations and various FinTech technologies. He was a […]


08Feb

Video Interview with Bharath Rao, Founder CoinPit

Bharath Rao, Founder CoinPit, is a visionary leader who has successfully developed and launched a diverse portfolio of products.  He is known for creating innovative solutions to impossible problems.  Bharath wanted to create a platform that’s secure and safe to trade on.  He spent 10 years on Wall Street mastering […]


06Feb

Video Interview with Dr. Benjamin Lozano, CoFounder/CEO True North Business Exchange

Dr. Benjamin Lozano is Co-Founder & CEO of True North Business Exchange, a blockchain-based public platform for buying and selling US small business financial securities. Benjamin has been Professor in Finance and Political Economy at SF State University, was former CPO at RHS, and financial engineer at RHC hedge fund. […]