Speaking History

Speaker at Money20/20 2013
Speaker at Money20/20 2012
Moderator at Money20/20 2016
Moderator at Money20/20 2015
Moderator at Money20/20 2014

Session Information

Steve McLaughlin

Founder, CEO & Managing Partner
FT Partners
Speaking History

Speaker at Money20/20 2013
Speaker at Money20/20 2012
Moderator at Money20/20 2016
Moderator at Money20/20 2015
Moderator at Money20/20 2014

Session Information

Mr. McLaughlin is the Founder and Managing Partner of Financial Technology Partners (aka FT Partners), a San Francisco-based boutique investment bank focused exclusively on financial technology. A Wharton MBA and Palmer Scholar, Mr. McLaughlin formerly was a senior investment banker in Goldman,Steve McLaughlin is the Founder and CEO of FT Partners and former senior banker at Goldman Sachs covering FinTech and Financial Services for over 20 years.  Steve was recently named 2015 “Investment Banker of the Year”, ranked #2 Investment Banker in Silicon Valley by The Information and #4 on Institutional Investor’s “Online Finance 35” list of most influential people in FinTech.  FT Partners was founded in late 2001 and has won “Investment Banking Firm of the Year” three times since 2004 and Steve has been named “Dealmaker of the Year” four times, most recently in 2015.  Steve has personally led and closed hundreds of FinTech transactions including Heartland’s recent $4.3B sale to Global Payments.