Director of Platform & Research for R3. Her responsibilities primary responsibilities include the development of a robust digital membership portal, proprietary educational content, and vendor management strategy. In addition to platform development, Jo leads Research at R3. She focuses primarily on crypto finance technologies, global regulatory and industry standards and their applicability across the financial eco-system in both developed and emerging markets. Prior to joining R3, Jo was a co-founder of Epiphyte where she led business development and managed key senior relationships at major global finance and technology firms. Prior to Epiphyte, Jo was a Consultant at Capco within the Wealth & Investment Management practice. While she was there she led research initiatives primarily focused on global wealth management trends and technologies. Jo graduated cum laude from Swarthmore College with a B.A. in History and German Studies.