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1% Inspiration, 99% Perspiration

Our Project Team

Eliot

CEO | Co-Founder

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Eliot's career started in the fintech space, providing technology & financial services to some of the world's largest financial institutions.

He founded Medici because he believes that fintech has failed to execute on its mission to help finance become more democratic.

David

Lead Architect

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David brings decades of architectural experience to the table. He has held roles as the CTO of both TheStreet.com as well as Barnes & Noble Online, and has built his own companies from scratch, running teams of varying size.

 

He is a firm advocate of using tech to help society and sees Medici as a way to level the playing field.

Tin Shan

A.I. Lead | PhD | CFA®

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Tin Shan has built a number of trading algorithms for the likes of Voya, Invesco, and Société Générale. As an active professor, he has a true academic appreciation for data science.

Medici offers him the chance to use a lifetime of data science experience to bring A.I. to everyone on Main St.

Lange

Market Strategist

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Lange has over 15 years of experience in the capital markets, assisting mutual & hedge fund clients on investment strategy. More recently he has engaged in conducting primary & secondary post-graduate research studies.

Lange helps Medici bring quantitative analytics to our algorithms, helping us build robust asset allocation & portfolio management tools.

 

D.C.

CMO Mentor | PhD(ABD)

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DC has been in & around the brand & user psychology spaces for most of her career. Through that time, she has worked with both large banking & wealth management institutions, as well as consumer brands that we all know & love. 

DC helps Medici to think laterally about communication, meeting the customer where they are, and being sure that our brand voice & user experiences are crystal clear. 

Julia

Technical Mentor

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Julia has built technology for almost all of Wall St: Citi, Deutsche Bank, FINRA, Bear Stearns, Bloomberg, and even Freddie Mac. Today she heads architecture at Voya.

Julia guides Medici through the complex technical challenges unique to the finance world. 

Sean

Lead Counsel 

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Sean's legal career has spanned the creation of numerous business entities and challenged him with a number of unique legals scenarios.

At Medici, he directs us through the numerous legal questions a startup business faces, and his extensive network can cover any legal needs that arise.

Elliot

CTO | Co-Founder

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Elliot has experienced the development ecosystems of both big tech and the startup world in equal share.

He founded Medici because he wanted to use his passion for personal-finance to help everyone else achieve a true state of security.

Sal

Data Lead

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Sal has been founding and building technology-centric companies for 30 years, and has spent much of his career designing and working with systems that "cannot fail".
 
For Sal, Medici is an opportunity to transfer the power of huge data and brilliant AI from the big banks to everyday people and families.

Akim

Product Engineer

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Akim spent his college years studying applied math & physics. In his career he has worked in Dev & Dev Ops roles, Natural Language Processing, and taught himself A.I. development in his spare time.

As a devout technologist, Akim sees Medici as the natural progression of the financial industry.

Chris

CEO Mentor

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Chris' career has taken him from directing mergers & acquisitions with The Savile Group & KPMG, to helping startups scale through his own firm, VU Partners.

Chris helps Medici think through strategic & business decisions, assuring that each situation is well evaluated before we take action.

Mel

CFA® Mentor

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Mel is an ex-Wall Street trader. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst ®️ designation and is a portfolio manager for FBB Capital Partners where he advises individuals, families and small institutions.


He helps guide Medici through the creation of product that both aligns with our mission, and follows financial advisory best practices & regulation.

Dan

Security Mentor

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Dan's career has led him through the ranks of CTO and consultant to banks & the Federal Government, landing him as an expert in technology security.

At Medici, he ensures that architectural and data security is always part of any discussion or decision.

Megan

CFO | COO

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For the past decade Megan has worked as a Relationship Manager in the fintech space, helping large banks & wealth managers with their business structure, and integrating new technologies.

For Megan, Medici amplifies her mission to increase financial literacy for all.

Alex

UX Lead

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Alex's career started at NASA. He went on to develop trading algorithms for Wall St., and somehow ended up building UX for Apple. For the past decade he has freelanced his way though numerous projects across a variety of industries. 

For Alex, Medici taps into his whole career, and offers an opportunity to change how we interact with our money, literally.

Brian

Product Lead | CFP®

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As a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, Brian's career is spent helping clients and friends make sound financial decisions.

He hopes Medici can spread his knowledge to a wider audience, helping everyone achieve financial freedom.

Kevin

CFO Mentor

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Kevin is a Certified Public Accountant, multi-time CFO, financial structuring guru, and tax expert for his firm Conner & Associates.

Kevin navigates Medici through financial structure, capital raising, and the daily financial management of our corporation. 

Marcus

Blockchain Mentor

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Marcus has a diverse career in the technology space that has taken him from Intel & Microsoft, to the CTO spot at S&P Global. During that Time Marcus has become an expert in the Web/3 space, and is currently working on his own blockchain startup. 

 

Marcus helps the Medici team work through exciting (and often unknown) questions surrounding Blockchain technology, ensuring we take the right steps in matters of design, security, and execution. 

Enyou

Social Media Mentor

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Enyou spent his early career building a social media marketing brand that has worked with the likes of Express & Tik Tok. He counts among his circle some of the leading influencers of our age.

Enyou helps Medici navigate the complex & ever changing world of social media, with a finger on the pulse of what is going on out there.