Christian Lawless, Founder and Managing Partner, Conversion Capital
Christian Lawless is the founder and managing partner of Conversion Capital, the early stage venture firm that invests in financial services and analogous markets. Lawless specializes in Financial Services, Data Intelligence and related sectors. Conversion has made several fintech investments including LearnVest (acquired), Orchard, Blend, Redowl, Paribus, and Dataminr.
“Seismic change across the financial sector is inevitable. The mainframe, hardware and legacy costs to traditional financial companies could be crippling without innovation to newer more efficient technologies with lower more variable costs. I am looking for new technologies which bridge this gap,” said Lawless recently. Lawless’s previous roles at Lehman, Barclays, and Nomura provides him with some deep insight on the possibility for disruption in the fintech space.
Name: Christian Lawless
Title: Founder and Managing Partner
Company: Conversion Capital
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