Entrepreneurs Network

The Entrepreneurs Network at the FinTech Innovation Lab is comprised of seasoned entrepreneurs that have successfully launched and scaled a financial technology company to acquisition or IPO. They act as mentors and informal advisors for companies accepted into the FinTech Innovation Lab, providing guidance on the broad range of issues faced by senior management of fintech companies.

Anil Aggarwal
Chairman & CEO, TxVia (Acquired by Google)
Founder & former Chairman, Network Branded Prepaid Card Association
CEO & Director, TSYS Prepaid (subsidiary of TSYS)
Co-founder, Chairman & CEO, Clarity Payment Solutions (Acquired by TSYS for $53mm)

Douglas Atkin
Portfolio Manager, Fintech Fund, Guggenheim Partners
Co-founder, Efficient Frontiers (Acquired by Adobe for $400mm)
CEO, Majestic Research (Acquired by ITG for $56mm)
President & CEO, Instinet Group

Ethan Berman
Co-founder, Chairman & former CEO, RiskMetrics Group

Andy Brown
CTO in Residence, FinTech Innovation Lab
Former UBS Group CTO & Client Facing Technologies CIO

Andy Brown

Marianne Brown
CEO, Financial Systems, SunGard
Former CEO and President, Omgeo
Former CEO of the Securities Industry Automation Corporation (SIAC)
Head of ADP’s Brokerage Processing Services Business (spun off as Broadridge Financial Solutions)

 

 

Justin Brownhill
Managing Partner, SenaHill Partners, LP

Cris Conde
Executive in Residence, FinTech Innovation Lab
Former President & CEO, SunGard
Co-founder, Devon Systems (Acquired by SunGard for $20mm)

Sophia Corona
Vice President of Corporate Development, IntercontinentalExchange, Inc.
Former CFO, Creditex Group (Acquired by ICE for $625mm)
CFO, Bigfoot Interactive

Sophia Corona

Neil DeSena
Managing Partner, SenaHill Partners, LP
Managing Partner, DeSena Investments
Former Managing Director, Global Head REDIProducts Development, Goldman Sachs
Former Managing Director, REDIProducts Division, Spear, Leeds & Kellogg

Sanjeev Dheer
Co-founder, CEO & President, CashEdge (Acquired by Fiserv for $465mm)

 

 

David Eisner
President and Chief Executive Officer, TheMarkets (Acquired by McGraw-Hill for $300mm)

Alex Goor
Chief Information Officer, Interactive Data
Co-President & Co-CEO, Instinet Group

Sunil Hirani
Co-founder & CEO, trueEX Group
Co-founder & CEO, Creditex Group (Acquired by ICE for $625mm)
Co-founder, T-Zero (Acquired by ICE)
Co-founder, LoanX (Acquired by Mark-it Partners)

Michael Meriton
President and CEO, GoldenSource Management
President, Financial and Compliance Solutions, CheckFree (Acquired by Fiserv for $4.4 billion)
Founder, JGI/BAAN

David K.A. Mordecai, Ph.D.
Scientist-in-Residence, FinTech Innovation Lab
President, Risk Economics Inc.
Principal Scientist, RiskEcon Lab for Decisionmetrics/Visiting Scholar, Courant Institute at New York University

 

Bill Murphy
CTO, The Blackstone Group
CTO, Capital IQ

Larry Ng
Principal & Managing Director, Wall Street Systems
Founder & CEO of SpectraSoft (Acquired by MediServe in 2011)
Co-founder & CIO, TradeWeb (Acquired by Thomson Reuters for $535mm)
Co-founder & EVP, MoneyLine Network (Acquired by Telerate)

Kamran Rafieyan
Consultant
Former Co-founder and CIO, Lava Trading (Acquired by Citigroup)

Myles Trachtenberg
Lead, JMMB Consulting
Former CIO, TravelClick
Former CIO, FreshDirect

Patrick Wack
Venture Partner, Rho Ventures
Chairman and former President & CEO, Intralinks, Inc (IPO)