Speaking History

Speaker at Money20/20 2017

Session Information

Ryan Gilbert

Partner
Propel Venture Partners
Speaking History

Speaker at Money20/20 2017

Session Information

As a founder, operator and investor, Ryan brings 20 years of global financial services expertise spanning payments, remittances, credit, security, and compliance to Propel. He serves as the executive chairman of Better Finance/SmartBiz, a small business lending marketplace he founded as an entrepreneur-in-residence at Venrock; the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s nominated director of bKash, Bangladesh’s leading remittance network; and a director of River City Bank in Sacramento. His prior roles include co-founder and CEO of real estate payments company PropertyBridge (acquired by MoneyGram International), an early investor in EventBrite, and a founding advisor to Square. Ryan graduated from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, and is member of the State Bar of California.