Founder @ Plug and Play Fintech
Scott Robinson is the founder and VP of Plug and Play FinTech, the financial technology focused
startup innovation platform in partnership with BNP Paribas, Santander, Credit Suisse, Deutsche
Bank, TD Bank, Sberbank, USAA, Mitsubishi, Capital One, Sumitomo, Intuit and many more
global financial institutions.
Since the launch of the program in February 2015, Scott and his team have accelerated over 90
FinTech startups and has led numerous investments into the domain. Scott has worked with
Plug and Play, a global startup accelerator headquartered in Silicon Valley, for the past three
years managing a number of FinTech, Blockchain, and Bitcoin-related initiatives.
Additionally, Scott is the founder of Plug and Play Bitcoin, the co-organizer of the world’s oldest
Bitcoin Meetup and founder of the first nationally syndicated Bitcoin Job Fair. Prior to joining
Plug and Play, Scott worked in various roles with a number of early stage startups where he led
fundraising, product development and marketing activities.
Scott graduated from UCLA in 2008, where he received his B.A. in History.