Matt Grasser, Fintech Expert

Matt Grasser joins BFA's fintech Practice as a seasoned technologist and entrepreneur in the US startup scene.  He founded and served in leadership roles in several NYC-based startups and more recently turned his attention to the developing world and is keen to work on some of the more pressing technology and data challenges in the financial and social inclusion space.  Matt holds a BS in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Wisconsin, and was pursuing a Ph.D. in Physics when he withdrew to focus efforts on his growing startups: Bytemark, an international mobile payments and ticketing platform; and LDLN, a post-disaster-oriented Locally Distributed Logistics Network that empowers “dark” communities without requiring an external power grid or internet/cellular infrastructure.