Our startups develop solutions in areas such as:
AI, data and analytics
Machine learning tools to better engage with customers and increase revenue.
Novel lending, credit, mortgage and investment tools for businesses and consumers.
Cybersecurity and digital identity
Identity verification and safe transaction tools that protect personal information.
Technologies that are revolutionizing on-demand insurance and risk management.
Online and mobile retail
Tailored shopping solutions for on-the-go purchases and improved customer engagement experiences.
Payments and remittance
Cloud-based platforms and blockchain solutions that enable fast, secure payments anywhere in the world.
The MaRS Fintech ecosystem consists of entrepreneurs, investors, scientists, policy makers, corporates and world-renowned research institutions.
Our range of high-value offerings help the innovation community grow and succeed.
Managing Director, Fintech Venture Services
A tech expert and entrepreneur of more than 20 years, Roy leads a passionate team of industry experts, helping Canadian fintech companies, as well as traditional institutions, grow and succeed. Prior to joining MaRS, Roy was the founding CTO of Lendified, and co-founder of Alpha Insights, a data and analytics strategy consultancy for the financial services vertical. He was also CEO of his family-owned business, Bentley & Co. Ltd, operating out of New York City and Shanghai. Roy is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and English. He graduated from the University of Toronto, specializing in computer science and economics.
Michelle Peng Greenberg
Senior Manager, Partnerships, Fintech
Michelle Peng Greenberg is the Senior Manager, Partnerships, Fintech.