Benjamin Gleason is co-founder of Kamino, a financial hub that powers the operations & growth of Brazilian startups & scaleups with integrated finance products, services and software. Earlier this year, Kamino raised a $6M pre-seed round from Inspired Capital, GFC, Picus, Flourish, QED/Fontes, Propel, among others.
Last year Ben sold Guiabolso, the fintech he co-founded and ran for the past 9 years that was a pioneer in the Open Banking space in Brazil, raising over $80M and launching innovative B2C & B2B solutions to help over 6M users improve their economic well-being and acquire better financial products.
Previously, Ben was CFO & Managing Director of Groupon Latam and Engagement Manager at McKinsey. An American living in Sao Paulo for the last 15 years, Ben majored in Economics and holds an MBA from Wharton. He is also an active angel investor/mentor and Endeavor Entrepreneur.