FinTech Breakfast - A Vision into the Future of Finance with Jay Ferst
|Date:||Thursday, March, 30th 2017|
|Time:||07:30am to 09:30am|
1000 de la Gauchetière W. 25th floor, Montreal H3B 4W5
Free for YCIF Members
25$CAD for non-Members
|Keynote speaker:||Jay Ferst|
Young Canadians in Finance Montreal is pleased to invite you to what promises to be an extremely interesting morning with Jay Ferst, Entrepreneur and Managing Partner at Ferst Capital Partners, Canada's leading early-stage FinTech focused Venture Capital firm.
When: Thursday, March 30, 2017
Where: Offices of McCarthy Tétrault, 1000 de la Gauchetière, 25th floor, Montréal
Time: 7:30 - 9:30 AM
Mr. Ferst is an experienced entrepreneur, operator and investor who has successfully founded, operated and exited companies which have pioneered significant innovations in the Canadian Internet and financial services industries over the last 20 years.
Notable history includes co-founding TradeFreedom Securities, which was successfully acquired by ScotiaBank in October 2007 and Odyssey Internet, one of Canada's first major ISPs, which was successfully acquired in 1997 and was amongst the first cohort of Canadian tech startups.
Transitioning from a successful entrepreneur, Mr. Ferst continues to innovate as an investor with FCP, a firm with the mission to support the next generation of Canadian entrepreneurs building disruptive FinTech companies that improve the financial lives of all Canadians.
Mr. Ferst will speak to us about his vision of the future of finance industry for the coming years, the Canadian FinTech ecosystem, the disruption caused by new start-ups, what will the bank of the future look like and leadership advice learned through his entrepreneur journey.
Attendance is free, but space is limited and is on a first come, first serve basis. Please RSVP.
See you there!
The YCIF Montréal Executive Team
*presentation in English