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Meet Our Team

Brett Noyes has organized and created incubator programs for Techstars, Jason Calacanis (LAUNCH Festival) and Tim Draper (DFJ/Draper University). In these roles he built relationships with top rated accelerator programs throughout the world including 500(FinTech) Startups, Techstars, YCombinator, CFSI, Yodlee and QCFinTech. 

CEO & Founder

Brett Noyes

Catherine and Brett Noyes  are former Draper Venture Network colleagues.  She has served as an analyst for the Global Technology Fund formerly the DFJ VTB Aurora Fund. 


She has also co-founded Startwise investment platform and serves as the COO for the Zeus.Exchange (financial/crypto trading platform.)


Catherine brings a combination of investment, startup and analytical mindset to the partnership.


Katherine Yushina

Matt Sinks leads the effort to develop programs for the Chinese market expansion. Previous work includes founding Rncor a medical records/payment platform.  Acquired by Wenzhou health care system.

Program China

Matt Sinks

Jasmine Bathie is in charge of program development for Unbank.Ventures. Jasmine has developed the Ventur(ED), Invest(ED) and Exec(ED) programs. In addition to this she leads the marketing efforts for all Unbank.Ventures programs and events. 

Marketing & Program Associate

Jasmine Bathie

João founded BitMasters, Portugal’s first Bitcoin mining cryptocurrency firm, he finished his bachelor at LSE (London School of Economics) and worked in London as a Financial Analyst. Currently, João is completing his Master’s degree in Finance and Business at UC Berkeley in the US and at Europeia University in Portugal. Now, he is working at Unbank Ventures, as the head of operations, doing financial and strategy analysis and he is also responsible for the VC(ED) education program.

Head of Operations & Analyst


Brett Redo

Head of investments 


Ken is in charge of overall marketing activities & strategy for the company and the VC(ED) Chinese Program. In addition, Ken puts his effort in project management to ensure the project is on the right track.

Marketing & Project Management


Advisory Board

FinTech Advisor

Bob Stock

Six Financial Info

Regional Sales Head

Sam Sundera

Standard Chartered

Head Studios / VC

Amar Rathor

Crunch Fund


Lok Lee

Y Combinator

Contract Simply

Will Mitchell


Andrew Vigenault

Duff & Phelps

IP & Valuation

Shay Colson


Incubator Director

Jeff Cain

Ciit Ventures

Vishy Venugoplan

Translink Capital

Managing Director

Jay Eum

500 Startups


Scott Nelson



JC Kirst



Kimmy Paluch