Director, Technology Strategy at R3
Startupbootcamp FinTech New York Mentor
Jo is Director of Technology Strategy for R3. She works with R3’s CTO, Richard Brown, building a robust, innovative technology organization. Primarily she is focused on building a framework and a platform to accelerate open source development, partnerships, and projects in order to build an open, flexible, and secure financial markets eco-system.
As part of developing Technology Strategy, Jo leads Technology Research at R3. She focuses primarily on crypto finance technologies, global regulatory and industry standards and their applicability across the financial eco-system in both developed and emerging markets. Prior to joining R3, Jo was a co-founder of StartupBootcamp alum Epiphyte where she led business development and managed key senior relationships at major global finance and technology firms. Prior to Epiphyte, Jo was a Consultant at Capco within the Wealth & Investment Management practice. While she was there she led research initiatives primarily focused on global wealth management trends and technologies. Jo graduated cum laude from Swarthmore College with a B.A. in History and German Studies.