Alfonso Campalans

Founder & CEO Yofumo Technologies, Inc.

After a highly successful corporate career extending across three geographic regions with top-tier global firms, including Booz Allen & Hamilton, McKinsey & CO., GE Capital and Bank of America, Alfonso turned his attention and expertise to developing startups. Now, ten years into this rapidly- evolving area, he has participated in multiple successful technology ventures and continues to secure patents as he accelerates Yofumo’s domestic and international growth.

Alfonso brings a unique perspective and more than 20 years of domestic and international experience working and living abroad in Asia Pacific, Latin America and the United States. Specializing in Financial, Professional Services and Technology, he holds three original patents for Yofumo with more on the way, all focused in the area of natural, non-residual decontamination for biomass. In his most recently post at Bank of America he served as Senior Vice President in charge of strategic initiatives for the global Commercial Bank. During this tenure, he led the development of a sales process integration and analysis application for a highly-specialized industry segment , which generated more than $90Min increased leasing asset volume during its first six weeks of deployment.

Prior to founding Yofumo Technologies, Alfonso served in several prestigious roles. He was co- founder of Optima Compass Group, a leading global AML Technology firm, Founder and Chairman of Inverlans Holdings,Inc,a private family office, McKinsey & Co. where he led the turnaround of the SE Asia research center, and Bank of America where he made significant impact in several capacities. Perhaps most recognizably, Alfonso co-led the development of GE Capital’s eDeal Room platform as Vice President for Corporate eBusiness Development, which integrated all the company’s large ticket finance businesses and clients into a first-generation enterprise sales, knowledge management and collaboration platform. His international experience includes accelerated career tracks with leading global management and technology consulting firm Booz Allen & Hamilton, Inc. where he built and led the company’s research teams throughout Latin America and Asia, including Japan and Australia.

He was also the Marketing and Knowledge Management leader for both emerging market regions while living in Singapore and Mexico. Alfonso is fluent in English and Spanish, with a working knowledge of Portuguese.

Matthew Greene

New York, NY, USA
CEO & Founder, Edible Science, LLC

Matt Greene has spent his entire career in the marketing, advertising and AdTech industry. His fascination with technology began in 1987 while working with his client Steve Jobs in developing the launch strategies for NeXT Computers. Starting in 1998, Matt pioneered online advertising and supporting technologies for the digital ad agency he founded, Blue Ribbon Digital, where his team drove innovation across all aspects of digital media - from Search to Mobile and Video, his agency measurably generated over $2BB in revenues for their Fortune 100 clients. In this capacity, Matt has spoken at leading conferences such as AdTech, iMedia Summits and the Googleplex in Mountain View, CA. Starting in 2015, Matt re-focused his energies on the burgeoning cannabis industry knowing that the need for innovation in technologies to support the industry would be mandatory. With his his new company, Edible Sciences, he and his team on concentrating their energies in solving the #1 problem facing the edibles sector: Dosing Accuracy. He will be speaking at Binghampton University's TIER Talks in SEPT '17 on technology innovations occurring in the cannabis ancillary space.

Brett Finkelstein

Boca Raton, FL
Managing Director, Phyto Partners LP

Brett is an experienced executive, venture capital and private equity investor and advisor. He has partnered with, worked with and developed key relationships with numerous premier private equity, investment banks, and venture capital companies. As one of the founders of Phyto Partners LP, Brett’s fundamental ambition for the company’s stakeholders is to creatively apply his unique resources of extensive operating skills, certainty to close, access to capital, extensive network of resources and relentless pursuit of excellence to facilitate a more super-charged evolution for enterprises we fund, launch, and maintain activist roles in. For the powerhouse companies we invest in, advise, and or buy we will be providing more investment value and a comfort level for our financial capital partners, as well as our portfolio companies that join us. Phyto Partners LP was profiled in Forbes as one of the leaders in the cannabis industry. Phyto has invested in half of what CB insights profiled as the trailblazers of 2017.