May 7-8, 2018
FinTech South 2018 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 400 FinTech companies employing more than 130K employees globally, generating $72B in revenues, and processing over 118B transactions annually.
Barry McCarthy | Executive Vice President, Head of Network & Security Solutions of First DataExecutive Vice President, Head of Network & Security Solutions of 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.LEARN MORE
Kathryn Petralia | President and Co-Founder, Kabbage Inc.President 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.LEARN MORE
Michael Praeger | Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder, & Board Member, AxidXchangeChief 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.LEARN MORE
Nuno Sebastiao | Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO of FeedzaiCo-Founder, Chairman and CEO of 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.LEARN MORE
Ron Suber | former President of Prosper Marketplaceformer President of 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.LEARN MORE