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Meet the Class of 2018

Sheena Allen
Founder / CEO
CapWay
Erlinda Arriola
VP-Credit Strategic Investments and Acquisitions Underwriting
Synchrony
Nicole Baxby
Account Director
Featurespace
Liesl Bebb-McKay
Head of the FOUNDERY (Rand Merchant Banks Lab and digital accelerator)
Rand Merchant Bank
Dora Chai
Business Development Manager
Alipay US, Inc
Sharon Chen
FinTech Strategy
EY
Regina Chien
Senior Manager of Product Operations and Partnership Management
Marqeta
Claudia Coppenolle
Director, Head of Market Management Digital Cash Products
Deutsche Bank
Maria Deam
SVP, Open Innovation
CitiFintech
Nina Fernandez
Sr. Account Executive - Financial Services
SAP America
Kara Ford
Senior Payments Consultantt
Levvel
Stephanie Foster
Product Manager
Fiserv
Catherine Gacad
SVP Technology Partnerships
Wells Fargo
Kate Griffin
Vice President, Programs
Prosperity Now
Laura Howells
Sr. Director, Digital Solutions Product
Visa
Charlie Javice
Founder and CEO
Frank Financial
Shemina Jiwani
SVP Business Development
AscendantFX Capital
Mimi Joy
Director, Head of Partnerships
Center for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI)
Vanessa Kargenian
IT/Cybersecurity Examiner and FinTech Subject Matter Expert
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Nina Krishnan
Chief Product Officer
Edquity
Emily Leach
Sr. Director, Merchants & Strategic Partners
Visa
Elena Litani
Director, Banking and Capital Markets Solutions
nanopay Corporation
Hope Liu
CEO and Co-Founder
EXIMCHAIN
Azhar Mambetova
Head of Strategic & Innovative Projects Dep-t
Kompanion Bank
Stacy Marcus
Founder & CEO / Entrepreuner-in-Residence at Startupbootcamp Europe
WIN - Women Investing Now / DecideGuide
Calanthia Mei
Associate, PayPal Ventures
PayPal
Yvete Minor
SVP, Marketing and Communications
Declare it! Digital Marketing & Communications
Priyanka Naik
Fintech Consultant
Oracle
Alyssa Nugent
Visa Account Executive, US Financial Institution Sales
Visa
Mylee Vigness
Senior Director, Product
Snap Finance
Rebecca Walden
Director of Communications
First American Payment Systems
Catherine Williams
Director, Data Products
Visa
Velera Wilson
Director of Marketing
First Data

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How Does It Work?

A select group of 20 women will be hand-chosen to take part in an exclusive Money20/20 curated agenda, complete with a series of bespoke content sessions and unique networking opportunities. They will also take part in one-to-one mentoring with the most respected industry leaders, private meetings with keynote speakers and special events.

How Does It Work?

A select group of 20 women will be hand-chosen to take part in an exclusive Money20/20 curated agenda, complete with a series of bespoke content sessions and unique networking opportunities. They will also take part in one-to-one mentoring with the most respected industry leaders, private meetings with keynote speakers and special events.

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Who Should Apply?

Rise Up is open to all women who meet the below requirements. Attendees who have already registered for Money20/20 USA are still encouraged to apply to take part in the Rise Up academy. If selected your paid pass will be reimbursed.
Rise Up participants must:
Currently Work in Financial Services or Fintech Industry
Have 2+ years experience in Financial Services or Fintech Industry
Sectors include, but are not limited to: Payments, Banking, Big Tech, Investment, Personal Finance, Lending, Retail, Telecoms, Government, Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies
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