Bernard Lunn, Chief Executive Officer, has 30 years Fintech experience across America, Asia and Europe. His thought leadership is recognized by major event organizers that pay for him to speak and to moderate panels. His network across the globe is both deep and wide – he has been called the most connected person in Fintech. Uniquely, Bernard also has deep experience in media, both traditional and digital. He was the COO of ReadWriteWeb, which was a pioneer of the blog business model. As a serial entrepreneur he is familiar with what it takes to create value from a blank canvas.
Julia Spiegel, Chief Commercial Officer, is also a serial entrepreneur who brings a unique combination of skills. She has a strong background in sales and marketing and has run large events in the fashion and hospitality businesses. Julia is also global in her experience and outlook, having worked in America, Asia and Europe. In her nonprofit work, Julia has demonstrated the rare ability of aligning different motivations of multiple partners to a common goal without the traditional incentive of a paycheck.