Arjan Schütte
Founder & Managing PartnerCore Innovation Capital
Arjan Schütte is the founder and a managing partner of Core Innovation Capital, a leading venture capital fund investing in financial services companies empowering everyday Americans. Arjan is a sought-after consumer finance expert and a passionate advocate for market-based financial inclusion. He blogs for Forbes, and has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, and Economist, among others.

Arjan is a Senior Advisor to the Center for Financial Services Innovation, the nation’s leading authority on financial health, which he helped start in 2004. He serves on the boards of CoverHound, Fundera, Ripple, SavvyMoney, and TIO Networks. Arjan also serves on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Consumer Advisory Board.

Arjan earned his Master’s from the Media Laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as an Interval Research Fellow, and his Bachelor’s in Philosophy and Communication at Lewis & Clark College. He is based in Los Angeles and San Francisco.