MaRS Mornings is a monthly breakfast series that celebrates creative founders in the innovation community.
This month has a fintech theme with Progressa co-founder and CEO Ali Pourdad delivering an inspiring talk over coffee.
Lauded by CB Insights for helping the world’s underserved populations, Progressa has invested over $50 million dollars in its proprietary credit score and software suite for enterprise partners looking to enhance collections strategy.
Under Pordad’s leadership, Progressa has raised over $130 million in investor capital, including a successful $84-million pre-IPO round in 2018. The company has grown to over 110 employees in Vancouver and Toronto and is expected to surpass over $100 million in consumer loans by early 2019.
Date: Dec. 11, 2018
Time: 8:00 – 9:30 a.m.
Location: MaRS Centre (CIBC LIVE Lounge), 101 College Street, Toronto