06 July 2022 |

S2 E10: How Kurtis Lin is Building a Fairer Financial System Through Fintech

By Nicole Casperson

For most Americans, the financial system is broken. But Kurtis Lin is working to fix it. Find out how his company, Pinwheel, is creating financial equity.

Nicole and Kurtis get into the weeds of how feeling like an outsider inspired him to find belonging through fintech. You’ll hear Kurtis’ uncomfortable truth about Asian Excellence and how it’s shaped him as a leader, plus why Kurtis wants companies who aren’t moving the dial on financial equity to step back and give him room.

You’ll also discover how Pinwheel is building a fairer financial system via payroll APIs and Kurtis’ experiences growing up the son of immigrants.

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