NEW YORK—The Federal Reserve Bank of New York today announced the appointment of a new member to its Fintech Advisory Group, effective immediately. The Fintech Advisory Group provides New York Fed leaders with a high-level platform to establish clear points of contact with senior representatives and thought leaders from the financial and technology industries.
The primary goal of the Advisory Group is to present views and perspectives on the emerging issues related to financial technologies, the application and market impact of these technologies, and the potential impact on the New York Fed's ability to achieve its missions.
The new member is Matt Harris, a partner at Bain Capital Ventures. He was appointed in advance of the Fintech Advisory Group's next meeting on April 13.
Fintech Advisory Group members are selected based on their expertise across the breadth of issues relevant to financial technologies. Members will participate on a rotational basis.
For more information on the Fintech Advisory Group, including meeting agendas and minutes, please see the New York Fed's website.