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BirthplaceJohannesburg, SA


University of the Witwatersrand, BCOM 1993
Law, Economics, Marketing
University of the Witwatersrand, LLB 1995

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Co-founder, CEO

Former Companies

Vice President - PropertyBridge

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Board Member

Former Financial Organizations


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Ryan Gilbert

Ryan Gilbert is CEO of Better Finance (formerly BillFloat). Better Finance is a financial technology company providing innovative leasing and credit solutions to consumers and small businesses online, in-store and via mobile

Ryan was previously an Entrepreneur-In-Residence at Venrock, where he focused on financial services and payments opportunities, and incubated BillFloat. Prior to joining Venrock, Ryan was previously Vice President of MoneyGram International’s PropertyBridge division, following MoneyGram’s acquisition of PropertyBridge in October 2007. Ryan was PropertyBridge’s CEO and co-founder.

Ryan is a member of the State Bar of California, and is also admitted to practice law in the United Kingdom and South Africa. He earned his Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
Eventbrite 12/2008Series A$1.5M13



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