Jason is a successful entrepreneur and international banking executive with 20 years’ experience
bringing cutting-edge, client-driven solutions to life at startups and the world’s largest banks.
Based in New York, Jason is currently the Head of Innovation for J.P. Morgan’s Wholesale Payments
business. Jason leads a global team of product strategists and FinTech experts who have a passion for
solving emerging client challenges, experimenting with new technologies and testing future business
models. The WP Innovation team leverages powerful assets within J.P. Morgan such as our In-Residence
program and Blockchain Center-of-Excellence while engaging externally with clients and FinTech
partners to accelerate the development of disruptive new products and services.
Jason began career in the late 1990’s at Ecount where he helped grow the company as a founding
member from a handful of employees with a bold vision to the successful acquisition by Citi in 2007. At
the time of acquisition, Ecount had grown to over 120 employees, delivering innovative payment
solutions to nearly 1,000 leading corporations. Post-acquisition, Jason was offered the opportunity to
launch the Ecount business across the Asia Pacific region and serve as the Head of Wholesale Cards for
Citi in Hong Kong. In this role, Jason was responsible for the strategic direction and end-to-end
ownership of two of GTS's fastest growing business lines.
In 2011, Jason joined the GTS leadership team of Bank of America Merrill Lynch in Asia Pacific as the
Head of Global Cards and Emerging Payments for the region. Jason was responsible for all aspects of the
Cards and Emerging Payments businesses including strategy, P&L, sales growth, partnership
management, investment planning and country expansion. In 2014, Jason returned to the US to form
and lead the Innovation Team for GTS at Bank of America. Jason’s team focused on developing and
commercializing solutions to help clients take advantage of the highly globalized and digitized economy
by harnessing new technologies, partnering and/or investing in disruptive companies and incubating
Jason graduated from Bucknell University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. He and his
teams have won multiple awards for innovation and thought leadership and Jason is a regular speaker at