Founder and Director, Digital Frontiers Institute
Ignacio Mas is executive director and co-founder at the Digital Frontiers Institute, an organization that is developing a professional development network and training course around digital money and payments. He is also a Senior Fellow at the Fletcher School’s Council on Emerging Market Enterprises at The Fletcher School at Tufts University.
Previously, Mas was Deputy Director in the Financial Services for the Poor program at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Senior Advisor at the Technology Program at CGAP. He been Director of Global Business Strategy at Vodafone Group, Executive VP of Marketing and Account Management at DoCoMo interTouch, and Senior Manager responsible for telecoms investments in Europe for Intel Capital.
Mas holds undergraduate degrees in math and economics from MIT and a PhD in economics from Harvard University. He has been an Adjunct Professor at the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago.