Managing Director, Techstars
As Managing Director, Jon Zanoff leads the Barclays Accelerator powered by Techstars in New York.
Often dubbed the “Mayor of FinTech,” Zanoff has spent 15 years galvanizing the FinTech community in the States. He founded the largest FinTech meetups in the country under Empire Startups, serves as a mentor to countless FinTech startups, as a judge for FinTech competitions, and frequently speaks on the changing FinTech ecosystem- most recently as a panelist at the White House FinTech Summit.
His experience in FinTech started before the hashtag with product management and strategy leadership roles at Blackrock, Goldman Sachs, Instinet and E*Trade.