Julian Rowlands, VP Finance at Spruce

Joining me on this episode of the Backbone is Julian Rowlands, Head of Finance at Spruce, a NYC-based proptech company on a mission to build the one-click checkout for real estate transactions.


Jeff Epstein, Operating Partner at Bessemer Venture Partners & Co-CEO and CFO at Apex Technology Acquisition Corp. (Nasdaq: APXT)

Joining me on this episode of the Backbone is Jeff Epstein, an operating partner at Bessemer Venture Partners in the Silicon Valley office where he leads Bessemer’s CFO Advisory Board and helps portfolio company CEOs and CFOs share best practices.


Ivan Makarov, VP Finance at Webflow

Joining me on this episode of the Backbone is Ivan Makarov, VP Finance at Webflow. Webflow is the way to design, build, and launch powerful websites visually — without coding.


Joining me on this episode of the Backbone is Sruthi Lanka, CFO of Public, an investing social network app that’s breaking down barriers to stock investing by making investing fractional, inclusive, and social.


Blaine Fitzgerald, EVP Finance & Incoming CFO at Kinaxis (TSX: KXS)

Joining me on this episode of the Backbone is Blaine Fitzgerald, EVP Finance & Incoming CFO at Kinaxis (TSX:KXS), a company that revolutionizes planning by delivering the agility you need to make fast, confident decisions in an unpredictable world.


Joining me on this episode of the Backbone is Naeem Ishaq, CFO at Checkr, the leading technology company in the background check industry.


Dennis Kavelman, Partner at Inovia Capital (Former CFO / COO at Blackberry)

Joining me on this episode of the Backbone is Dennis Kavelman, former finance leader and operator turned Partner at Inovia Capital a full-stack venture firm that invests in passionate tech founders with global ambitions.


Joining me on this episode of the Backbone is Curt Sigfstead, CFO at Clearbanc, the fastest, most affordable way for founders to fund their business.


Etienne St-Martin, Director of Finance at Roadmunk

Joining me on this episode of the Backbone is Etienne St-Martin, Director of Finance at Roadmunk an end-to-end roadmapping tool used by some of the largest companies in the world.


Joining me on this episode of the Backbone is Brian Montminy, CFO at Lessonly, a team learning and practicing platform.

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