FinTech South

April 22-23, 2019
Mercedes-Benz Stadium

FinTech South is a global exchange of insights, innovations and trends fueling tomorrow's financial tech industry.

Attracting international companies and speakers across multiple industries, FinTech South is an opportunity to engage with more than 1300 FinTech executives from 450 companies generating $72B in revenues and processing over 118B transactions annually.

2018 Speaker Spotlights

Barry McCarthy
Barry McCarthyExecutive Vice President, Head of Network & Security Solutions, First Data

Barry McCarthy serves as Executive Vice President, Head of Network and Security Solutions (NSS). The $1.6 billion NSS segment is one of First Data’s three publically reported segments. It includes all of the firm’s network, debit, prepaid, ACH/check, fraud, security, secure digital distribution, online and mobile banking, and government solutions. Collectively these businesses process more than $3 trillion in annual volume and support more than one billion cardholders.

Kathryn Petralia
Kathryn PetraliaPresident and Co-Founder, Kabbage Inc.

Before co-founding Kabbage, Kathryn spent nearly 15 years working with large and small companies focused on credit, payments and e-commerce. Kathryn launched a number of successful startups, and with Kabbage saw the immediate value in using technology to reexamine lending. She served as VP of Strategy for Revolution Money, and was a corporate development executive with CompuCredit Corporation.

Michael Praeger
Michael PraegerChief Executive Officer, Co-Founder, & Board Member, AxidXchange

Michael Praeger is the Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of AvidXchange, Inc., the leading provider of on-demand accounts payables management and automated payment solutions. Since founding AvidXchange in 2000, Michael has been an active participant and speaker on “payables and payment automation” at various industry conferences and considered a thought leader within the industry.

Nuno Sebastiao
Nuno SebastiaoCo-Founder, Chairman and CEO, Feedzai

Based on his work at the European Space Agency, Nuno Sebastiao set out to use machine learning in novel ways. Fast forward to 2017, Nuno has been named an entrepreneur of the year by his alma mater, London Business School, as Feedzai has more than $82 million in venture funding, plans to surpass 300 employees by the end of the year, and makes commerce safe for some of the most globally recognized banks, retailers, and other companies.

Ron Suber
Ron SuberFormer President, Prosper Marketplace

Part entrepreneur, executive, sales, marketing, branding, mentor and coach. History of creating and executing successful strategies, raising debt and equity for fin-tech ventures, collaborating and having fun on winning teams. President Emeritus and Senior Advisor to Prosper, Chairman of the board of directors of Credible. Advisory board member to Docusign, Juvo, Unison, Money360, Yield Street, House Canary and eOriginal.




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2018 Sponsors

Arketi Cushman & Wakefield Elavon EY First Data GA Dept of Economic Development GT Software Kilpatrick Townsend William Mills Agency

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