USFTA 21 - George Vukotich

George Vukotich, PhD




George is the founder of FinTank, a global fintech hub based in Chicago. FinTank creates awareness, provides education, and supports businesses to leverage technologies that impact the industry. FinTank was early in supporting the movement to digital assets and cryptocurrency. Fintank has an accelerator programme where it works with startups to help them be more successful.


Prior to FinTank, George was instrumental in building 1871, which was ranked as the #1 tech hub in the world. George has also worked with organisations such as IBM and Accenture. He also teaches at the graduate level and has been a dean of a college of business.