Our network of seasoned fintech entrepreneurs, business leaders, technologists and investors serve as advisors to FinTech Studios.
Managing Partner, KEC Ventures
Jeff was part of the founding team at KEC Ventures. While he has experience investing in companies at every stage of their lifecycle, his passion is early stage technology. He led KEC’s investments in companies such as Reonomy, Gem, Ayehu, Jump Ramp Games, Bouqs, and AlphaDraft (acquired by FanDuel).
Chairman, CEO and Chief Investment Officer, Hanlon Investment Management
Sean owns and operates a turnkey-asset-management-platform serving the investment needs of over 20,000 individual investors, retirement plans, trusts and institutions.
Connector, Director, Innovator, Investor
Andy is a scientist, part physicist, part chemist, part biologist, part technologist. Andy loves innovation and understanding how things work.
Managing Partner, Sand Hill East
Focused on digitalization and innovative disruption in financial services, and beyond… 29 years of broad international technology experience at senior levels in financial services – wealth management, private banking, trading, research, prime brokerage.
CEO and Co-Founder, Social Smart Software
John is software investor/entrepreneur with experience in creating, managing and exiting SAAS companies.
CEO and Founder, Realware LLC
Mr. Davachi has many years of hands-on experience with all facets of complex IT project implementation. As a result, he became aware that enterprise quality IT service was not available to smaller companies at affordable prices. He wanted to “Bridge the Gap”, so he founded Realware in 1999 and made its mission: “To deliver enterprise quality IT solutions to small and mid-sized businesses”.
Director, Center of Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Colorado School of Mines
Werner G. Kuhr serves as Director of the new Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the Colorado School of Mines in Golden, CO. Werner works with internal and external stakeholders to integrate entrepreneurship into the University’s educational programs, sponsored research and technology commercialization activities. Previously, he served as the Technology Commercialization Director and the founding Director of the Stevens Venture Center at Stevens Institute of Technology. Prior to this, he was Vice President of Research at ZettaCore, Inc., a company he founded and sold into the semiconductor and printed circuit board industry.
CEO and Co-Founder, iTechArt
Sergei is a serial entrepreneur and executive with 15 years of experience in IT and extensive knowledge in software and product development.
Managing Director and Founder, Cambrian Consulting
Aron has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry and is the founder and Managing Director of Cambrian Associates.
CEO and Co-Founder, 51maps
Tony has over 30 years experience as an entrepreneur and leader in technology, managing successful innovation in companies.
Founder and CEO, FORWARD
Alan has over 25 years experience in the financial services industry, including as a founder and CEO of Forward.
Managing Director and Founder, eCarnegieTech
Scott has over 30 years of fintech, private equity and technology experience and has successfully helped raise seven venture funds.
Global Managing Director, Customer Propositions, Thomson Reuters
A veteran of the financial services industry, Debra Walton is Global Managing Director, Customer Propositions, at Thomson Reuters.
Entrepreneurial/Innovative Methods & Technologies/Catalyst for Change
Technology and business-savvy professional recognized as an innovator and thought leader focused on transforming good ideas into great companies.
Technology Entrepreneur and Investor
Tom is a successful entrepreneur, technology innovator, and investor. He has been directly involved in over 50 start-ups in differing roles, including founder, chairman, CEO, board member, and investor. Experienced in both hardware and software products – especially those created from deep intellectual property. Tom currently serves on the board of a variety of companies.