2016 Innovators to Watch: 1 to 5

  • Diana Asatryan
  • June 23, 2016
1. Lucy Peng, CEO, Ant Financial Ant’s latest fundraising round – the largest ever anywhere – of $4.5 billion, and its overall valuation of more than ...

2016 Innovators to Watch: 6 to 10

  • Diana Asatryan
  • June 23, 2016
6. Max Levchin, CEO, Affirm Some members of the PayPal mafia are off building spaceships or suing media brands into nonexistence, but Max Levchin? Sti...

2016 Innovators to Watch: 11 to 15

  • Diana Asatryan
  • June 23, 2016
11. Deb Liu, Head of Payments and Global Commerce, Facebook PayPal, Ebay, Facebook: when it comes to tech giants Deb Liu has seen them all. Starting a...

2016 Innovators to Watch: 16 to 20

  • Diana Asatryan
  • June 23, 2016
16. Taavet Hinrikus, Co-Founder, TransferWise TransferWise is one of the UK’s few fintech unicorns (Funding Circle is the other), and has been a domin...

2016 Innovators to Watch: 21 to 25

  • Diana Asatryan
  • June 23, 2016
21. Chris Tremont, EVP Virtual Banking, Radius Bank Banks are not usually known for their disruptive nature and quick decisioning. Radius Bank is know...

2016 Innovators to Watch: 26 to 30

  • Diana Asatryan
  • June 23, 2016
26. Jill Castilla, CEO, Citizens Bank of Edmond Chances are you’ve seen Jill Castilla on Twitter. (Or YouTube. Or at a banking conference.) CEO of a $...

2016 Innovators to Watch: 31 to 35

  • Diana Asatryan
  • June 23, 2016
31. Melissa Stevens, Chief Digital Officer, Fifth Third Bank Melissa Stevens developed the features that led Citi to be the first large bank with an A...

2016 Innovators to Watch: 36 to 40

  • Diana Asatryan
  • June 23, 2016
36. Pat Grady, General Partner, Sequoia Capital Zappos, Xoom, YouTube, DropBox, Tumblr, are just a few of the companies in Sequoia Capital’s portfolio...

2016 Innovators To Watch: 41 to 44

  • Diana Asatryan
  • June 23, 2016
41. Bennett Bradley, Chief Digital Officer, BB&T BB&T, a banking innovator? Yes, BB&T deserves mention with top innovation banks, and larg...