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Exclusive Executive Interviews

FT Partners regularly conducts interviews with investors and executives of innovative and disruptive FinTech companies. Our interviews provide insights into different business models and future company developments, opportunities and challenges that FinTech executives face, as well as broader trends across the industry.

Jörg Wiemer

Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer

TIS provides a scalable and fully ERP-integrated cloud platform to replace corporates’ fragmented payment solutions with one unified, transparent and audit proof cash management platform.

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Greg Ingram

CEO & Co-Founder

Capital Markets Gateway (CMG) is a workflow and data analytics platform developed to enhance sellside and buyside productivity by eliminating the redundancies inherent to the equity financing processes.

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Roy Ng

Co-Founder & CEO

Bond operates an enterprise-grade technology platform streamlining the integration between brands and banks, dramatically reducing go to market friction and creating a more repeatable model.

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David Nangle

CEO

Vostok Emerging Finance (“VEF”), structured as a listed investment company, invests in early and growth stage FinTech companies across emerging and frontier markets.

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Barrett Burns

President & CEO

VantageScore was founded by three national credit reporting companies to develop highly accurate credit scoring models and provide competition in the market.

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Carine Schneider

President, Private Company Solutions

AST is a full-service, tech-enabled professional services firm that providers corporation and shareholders with secure private share ownership solutions.

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Howard Yeh

Co-Founder & CEO

HealthCare.com is a leading search, comparison and recommendation tool for healthcare consumers.

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Dare Okoudjou

Founder & CEO

MFS Africa is a cross-border payments company providing a single platform for banks, money transfer operators, mobile money operators and merchants.

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Renaud Laplanche

Co-Founder & CEO

Upgrade is a neobank that offers affordable and responsible credit to mainstream consumers through cards and personal loans, along with free credit monitoring and education tools that help consumers better understand their finances.

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Steven Mendel

CEO

Bought By Many provides digital access to pet insurance and pet business insurance across the UK and Sweden

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Paul Lee

Co-Founder & CEO

Pact provides affordable car insurance through its mobile app, with innovative features such as pausing coverage when you aren’t driving.

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Nathan Wolfe + Nita Madhav

Founder & Chairman; + CEO

Metabiota is a comprehensive risk analytics platform that helps to identify, quantify and mitigate the risk associated with epidemic threats.

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Mark Loehr

CEO

OpenExchange is the trusted video exchange for financial services providing secure video for complex meetings.

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Sean Bourgeois

Founder & CEO

Tremor Technologies is a reinsurance trading platform enabling programmatic reinsurance transactions.

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Warren Hogarth

CEO & Co-Founder

Empower is a consumer-oriented digital banking application that provides automated financial advice and coaching.

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Trevor Burgess

CEO & President

Neptune Flood utilizes advanced mapping technologies, and aerial remote sensing, to create algorithms that provide customers with a flood insurance policy in two minutes or less.

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Dan Greenshields

CEO

JetClosing is a leading digital title insurance and escrow agent, connecting realtors, lenders, home buyers / sellers and instant buyers (“iBuyers”) through its technology and platform.

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Nitya Sharma

CEO & Co-Founder

Simpl is a technology company that empowers online merchants to offer their customers 1-click checkout, POS credit and data-driven loyalty rewards.

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Sidd Gavirneni

CEO & Co-Founder

Zeguro is a provider of cyber safety solutions offering a suite of tools for cyber risk mitigation and compliance, as well as cyber insurance tailored to a company's size, sector and risk profile.

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Jennifer Fitzgerald

CEO & Co-Founder

Policygenius, a provider of an online insurance marketplace, is changing the insurance industry by making shopping faster, friendlier, and more transparent for online consumers.

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Nigel Morris

Managing Partner & Co-Founder

QED Investors is a FinTech venture capital firm focused on disruptive, high-growth financial services companies that has made numerous investments in companies that have become unicorns including Credit Karma, Nubank, Avant, SoFi, Klarna, GreenSky, AvidXchange and Remitly, among others.

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Gary Tolman

CEO & Co-Founder

Noblr provides a smart car insurance product that incentivizes its policyholders to make smart driving decisions through technology that gives them feedback, real-time rates and rewards.

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Mike Furlong

CEO

Indio provides a software platform that helps simplify the insurance application process for brokers and their clients.

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Andrei Pop

CEO

Human API has developed a platform to enable health data liquidity between consumers, care providers, insurers, and others.

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Elad Tsur

CEO & Co-Founder

Planck has developed an AI-powered data platform that provides commercial insurance underwriting insights.

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Bill Nass

Co-Founder & President

TCI is a loan origination software provider that empowers consumer lenders to succeed in the digital economy with next-generation solutions for loan origination and deposit account opening.

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Snejina Zacharia

Founder & CEO

Insurify offers an online auto insurance comparison, shopping, and management platform that utilizes AI to simplify the shopping experience and provide more affordable coverage for the consumer.

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Anthemis Group

Founded in 2010, Anthemis Group is a venture capital firm with a diversified portfolio of more than 80 FinTech companies from around the world, making them one of the most active FinTech investors.

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Andrew D’Souza

Co-Founder & CEO

Cearbanc offers entrepreneurs access to capital without personal guarantees, warrants, equity, or credit checks, through revenue-based financing solutions.

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Rob Foregger

Co-Founder

NextCapital partners with world-class institutions to deliver personalized managed advice to individual investors across workplace and retail channels.

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Ted Gramer

CEO

TrueMotion provides mobile telematics solutions designed for auto insurers with personal and commercial lines, and third party app developers.

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Max Roper

Co-Founder & CEO

Appetize provides a modern, omnichannel point-of-sale (POS), inventory, and analytics platform that allows enterprises to manage and process guest transactions.

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Jamie Hale

Co-Founder & CEO

Ladder has built term life insurance to be instant, simple and smart, utilizing proprietary technology across the entire life-insurance value chain.

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Ami Daniel

Co-Founder & CEO

Windward is a leader in maritime risk analytics using data science to create an AI-driven platform that helps organizations assess maritime risk and anticipate impactful events.

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Adrian Nazari

CEO & Founder

Credit Sesame is the fastest growing personalized credit service with one purpose: to help consumers achieve financial wellness and reach their financial goals.

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Don Frieden

CEO & President

P97 provides secure, cloud-based mobile commerce, in-vehicle payments, and digital marketing solutions for the convenience retail, fuel, and vehicle manufacturing industries.

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Christopher Bruno

CEO

Rally Rd. operates an online marketplace that allows anyone to invest in premium collector cars through a simple mobile app.

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Reid Holzworth

CEO

TechCanary is a cloud-based insurance software platform built for agencies, brokerages, MGAs, wholesalers, and carriers.

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Brad Weisberg

Co-Founder & CEO

Snapsheet is the leading provider of virtual claims technology for the personal and commercial auto insurance marketplace.

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Scott Walchek

Founder & CEO

Trōv offers online, on-demand insurance providing direct to consumer coverage of items such as phones, cameras, watches, laptops, sports / musical equipment and more.

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Anders Jones

CEO

Facet Wealth provides full financial life management services to mass affluent households through a dedicated team led by a CFP Professionals, supported by a proprietary technology platform.

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Jeff Mason

Co-Founder & Co-CEO

Groundspeed automates commercial insurance analytics, creating value from unstructured information.

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Jared Isaacman

CEO

Shift4 Payments is a leader in secure payment processing solutions, powering point-of-sale and software providers across numerous verticals.

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Jason Andrew

Co-Founder and CEO

Limelight Health is reimagining employee benefits through innovative and integrated quoting technology. The Company helps health insurance carriers, general agents and brokers achieve higher levels of sales and channel performance.

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Guy Goldstein

Co-Founder and CEO

Next Insurance is the leading digital insurance company for small businesses offering simple, affordable coverage, tailored to the needs of each class of business

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Kyle Nakatsuji

CEO

Clearcover provides an API-based insurance platform that offers customers a streamlined way to purchase affordable car insurance in a variety of high-relevance moments

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Kevin Dunn

CEO

Decisely is a benefits brokerage and HR services firm specializing in integrated technology solutions for small businesses

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Christian Deger

CEO and Co-Founder

Based in Germany, Payworks provides Point of Sale payment technology simplifying omnichannel card acceptance through its pre-certified gateway solution

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Ryan Kottenstette

CEO and Co-Founder

Cape Analytics provides proprietary property data by leveraging geospatial imagery, computer vision, and machine learning, providing underwriters with key homeowners data

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Assaf Wand

Co-Founder & CEO

Hippo is a managing general agent that provides home insurance products and services in the United States

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Manu Smadja

Co-Founder & CEO

MPOWER provides an online marketplace for student loans for international students at top-tier U.S. universities

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Alex Timm

Co-Founder & CEO

Root is an insurance company that provides telematics-based auto insurance policies through a mobile app

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Prabhu Ram

Managing Director & Group CEO

Payswiff is an omnichannel payment solution provider offering POS, payment gateway and eCommerce solutions to merchants, ISOs and banks

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Keith Smith

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Payability provides friction-free financing to sellers operating across digital marketplaces solving critical cash flow issues for SMBs

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Phil Reynolds

Co-Founer & Chief Executive Officer

BriteCore provides a cloud-based enterprise software suite with core, data and digital solutions for insurance processing to carriers, MGAs/MGUs and InsurTech startups

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Adrian Steckel

Chief Executive Officer

Uphold provides a multi-purpose digital money platform enabling individuals & businesses to move, convert and transact money or commodities — Supports nearly two dozen curencies including crypto, fiat and metals

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Alex Kubicek

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Understory Weather is a provider of granular weather data and analytics primarily used by insurance companies to plan storm recovery efforts and optimize claims processes

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Kalpesh Kapadia

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Deserve leverages machine learning and alternative data to help millenials and Gen Z's gain financial independence through access to fair credit products

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Levi King

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Nav aggregates a business owner's credit and banking data, and educates them on how to build, protect and leverage that data, with free credit tools and a financing marketplace

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Joshua Motta

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Coalition provides small to midsize businesses with comprehensive cyber and technology error & omissions insurance and a full suite of cybersecurity products

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Diwakar Choubey

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

MoneyLion is a digital personal finance platform through which consumers can borrow money, manage & aggregate finances, as well as invest in future goals through a proprietary digital advisor

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