Ariez Dustoor is the Co-Founder & VP of Product Development. He has an extensive business and product background. Ariez has a BA in Political Science and History from the University of Michigan where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa. He worked at McKinsey & Company after graduating and then joined a private equity firm in Boston. In 2009, he decided to pursue his long-time interest in technology and joined Yahoo’s Corporate Development team where he worked on global M&A and investments with a focus on mobile among other spaces. After Yahoo!, Ariez was approached by Rocket Internet to start a company in India and ended up moving to India for two years. Ariez moved back to the US in late 2013 and started working full-time on launching Scout Finance.