With over 18 years in electronic transactions and fintech innovation, Alicia is Entrepreneur in Residence at Venn Innovation in Atlantic Canada, supporting the growth of the regional fintech ecosystem.
In 2015 Alicia joined Amaryllis to power the most advanced End to End Payment Platform serving top payment acquirers and processors.
In 2007 Alicia founded Seergate that developed the first real time A2A banking payments system, running in 7 countries in Africa for UBA, United Bank for Africa.
Previously, Alicia led the Founder Institute in Israel, a leading global early stage accelerator headquartered in Silicon Valley.
Alicia has extensive experience founding fintech startups,
defining innovative, first to market products, leading their deployment with large financial institutions and corporations, as well as mentoring entrepreneurs in multiple verticals.