Jeremy is the Portfolio Director of Life.SREDA, one of the first fintech only venture capital funds in Southeast Asia. Through it’s two funds, Life.SREDA has made over 20 investments across the US, Europe, & SE Asia with 7 exits to date. Jeremy manages the digital banking, blockchain, and digital compliance side of the portfolio.
Jeremy is also the COO of Arival Bank, a venture-backed digital banking startup for SMEs. Additionally, Jeremy helped create Goldbell Investments, the corporate VC fund of the Goldbell Group, focusing on investments in mobility and automotive innovations. Jeremy is also a speaker and panelist at different conferences such as the World Blockchain Summit, Blockchain Fair Asia, & Singapore Business Review’s 20 hottest startups.
Prior to joining the venture capital and startup scene in Singapore, Jeremy worked for various fintech startups, venture accelerators, and one of the largest wealth management & investment firms in the US.
Originally from Chicago, Jeremy completed his degree in global business at the University of South Florida (St. Petersburg) where he launched one of the first athletic organisations in school history. He built the baseball club from the ground up and turned it into a nationally ranked team. Jeremy also spent summers studying and working in Eastern Europe & Southeast Asia.