Daniel Shi

FinTech Venture Partner, Argonautic Ventures
Frmr Director of Strategic Partnerships, Remitly

Daniel is an angel investor and Fintech operator. He was most recently an executive at Remitly, an international consumer payments company, where he most recently served as Director of Strategic Partnerships. Prior to this role, he was General Manager of the UK and Europe. Daniel managed Remitly’s international expansion strategy in China and then Europe. Following channel expansion he focused on product expansion and was responsible for originating and scaling Remitly’s B2B product offering ahead of IPO. He also incubated Remitly’s crypto / blockchain initiatives. He was there from early days through their IPO, where they raised $300 million at a ~$8 billion valuation. Prior to Remitly, he was a VC at Amex Ventures and Tencent. Earlier in his career, he worked at startups in China. He currently is an angel investor and advisor / mentor for early-stage start-ups related to fintech, payments, Web3, and machine learning. He has an MBA from Cornell and BA from Claremont McKenna College.