Samarth Shekhar
Regional Manager EMEASixThirty Ventures
Samarth heads the EMEA presence (based in Amsterdam) of SixThirty Ventures, an early stage VC headquartered in St. Louis, US offering B2B FinTech & InsurTech startups funding and connections to top US financial institutions. He was recognized by the WSJ / Financial News FinTech40 as one of the "40 Innovators Shaping the Future of Finance" in 2014. He is the co-founder of FinTech Forum, since 2013 the leading community (network of 12000+) for startups, investors and financial institutions in Europe. Prior to SixThirty Ventures, he founded (2012) and ran TechFluence, an award-winning corporate development boutique in Frankfurt/ Main.