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Ashley Elsner is the CEO of Artery Pay. She has deep experience in global financial services law and financial institution operations. Ashley began her career on the financial regulatory team at Sidley Austin in NYC where she handled SEC and state regulatory compliance for 800+ hedge funds and 6 public offerings, and was instrumental to a year-long internal regulatory audit of an $800B+ global investment firm, saving the firm $40M+ in fines. Ashley then joined the legal and operations team at Bessemer Venture Partners, where she managed the investment process and financial regulatory compliance of $600M+ transactions including interests in LinkedIn’s IPO and Amazon’s acquisition of Diapers.com, and developed compliance strategies for India’s new foreign investment laws. Passionate about the potential of financial technology's ability to transform how people engage in the financial space, she co-founded and was VP of Operations for Greenshoe Asset Management, an online hedge fund investment platform. Ashley holds a B.A. in Poli Sci from Yale College and a J.D.M.B.A. from Northwestern School of Law and Kellogg School of Management
Phil Glaeser is the CTO of artery Inc. and has over 30 years experience across a wide variety of industries in business development and operations management. He has founded four startups including a mobile proximity payment application and a boutique investment company. He has consulted with financial giants Bank of America, Wells Fargo and numerous firms including US Steel, General Motors, Freudenberg-NOK and Uniroyal developing strategies for them to modernize their systems and data analysis. He began his career developing advanced computer systems at IBM, including projects for the Department of Defense, the IRS, and the FBI. Phil holds both his B.E.E and M.S.E.E in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Dayton and his M.B.A from Wake Forest University.
Chris Paper has 18 years of banking experience in financial analysis, relationship management and
business development. Most recently, he was Director and head of the West Coast for Business
Development at S&P Global Ratings. He spent 10 years with Standard Chartered Bank as a Credit
Analyst managing a $60B credit portfolio and worked his way up to Director, Relationship Management
with a focus on the Technology, Media and Telecom vertical. Prior to Standard Chartered Bank, Chris
worked in a variety of positions within banking including Associate with Bank of America, focused on lending and treasury products, Trust Administrator with Neuberger Berman Trust Company, and Money Manager with Trillium Securities Corporation. Chris graduated with a B.S. in Business Administration from SUNY with majors in Finance and Marketing.
Bob Schnibbe is COO of Fairhaven Capital, an early stage venture capital fund focused on high growth markets. With over 25 years of experience in financial services, he has worked in a senior capacity at M&T Bank, State Street Bank and JP Morgan Chase. He has held senior positions in several start-up companies including Alterna Technologies (CEO), Finacity Corporation (COO), Reciprocal (SVP Operations) and as being a Board member at Wealthcare Capital Management (Financeware). Bob earned his B.S. degree in Healthcare Services from SUNY Polytechnic Institute in Utica and his M.B.A from the Lubin School of Business at Pace University.