Managing Director, MaRS Finance and Commerce
Jeff leads the Finance & Commerce sector at MaRS Discovery District, where he helps local ventures develop into global leaders who innovate across all aspects of financial services, including payments, regulation, inclusion, identification and settlement.
Prior to joining MaRS, Jeff was Global Principal at MasterCard International where he provided thought leadership on card, ACH and instant payments, digital financial services (journey & experience), financial inclusion, security, digital identity and country strategy.
Additionally, Jeff has over 20 years of leadership experience – including direct management responsibility in over 30 countries – in the Communications, Technology, and Financial Service industries. His background spans marketing, segment management, product development, service delivery strategic planning and startups.