MEET THE TEAM

Our people

Our team is made up of data scientists, entrepreneurs, inventors, creatives, academics, big thinkers, students, and people who like to build things.

COURAGE, CURRIOSITY & CREATIVITY

EXPERIMENTATION & INNOVATION

FUN, COLLABORATION & COMMUNITY

Flybits labs —
where creativity meets invention

A world-class innovation incubator based out of Toronto Metropolitan University, Flybits labs is an ideation playground where technical teams, designers, academics, SMEs, and corporations can unite to collaborate and design commercial solutions to industry challenges.

Our co-op program

Through our academic partnerships, we gain fresh perspectives, ideas, and knowledge from our talented co-op students. Each gets the opportunity to cultivate new skills, learn, and grow by tackling real-world industry challenges and gaining valuable engineering and product experience building new solutions on the Flybits platform.

Our team

Flybits is one of the world’s top fintech companies. We’re backed by global brands, including TD Bank, Mastercard, and Point 72 Ventures. Our executive team is a diverse group of leaders spearheading growth and innovation across engineering, product, operations, and partnerships. Our Board of Directors and Advisory Board represent industry experts and globally recognized thought leaders in banking and innovation.

Executive team

Dr. Hossein Rahnama

Founder and CEO

Petar Kramaric

Chief Technology Officer

Sauvnish Bains

Chief of Staff and Head of People, Culture and HR

Matt Saunders

Chief Operating Officer

Balraj Dhillon

VP, Product & Design

Jason Davies

VP, Enterprise Innovation

Jannine Krish

VP, Marketing

Ankur Patel

VP, Engineering

Arman Masoumi

VP, Engineering

Katrina Shiu

Director, Solutions

Paolo Bortolotto

Regional Director

Rachel Xue

VP, Finance

Justin Lam

VP, Engineering

Paul Franc

VP of Growth

Governance and advisory board

Sheldon Levy

Special Executive Advisor

Tripp Shriner

Director

Luis Llovera

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Rizwan Khalfan

Director

Sandy Pentland

Special Executive Advisor

Rohen Sood

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Arlene Dickinson

Special Executive Advisor

Anatol Von Hahn

Special Executive Advisor

Robert Antoniades

Director

Pete Casella

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Alex Tong

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Marshall Lux

Director

Adam Felesky

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Sunil Selby

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Matt Carbonara

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Rene Schmitz

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Francis Hondal

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