Lex Sokolin is a futurist and entrepreneur focused on the next generation of financial services. He is the Global Director of FinTech Strategy at Autonomous Research, the leading research firm for the financial sector, helping clients understand and leverage innovation. Previously, he led Product Design and Corporate Development as COO at Vanare, a wealth management technology platform. He was also founder and CEO of NestEgg, a roboadvisor that pioneered online wealth management in partnership with financial advisors. Prior to NestEgg, Lex held a variety of roles in investment management and banking at Barclays, Lehman Brothers and Deutsche Bank. He holds a JD/MBA from Columbia University and a B.A. in Economics and Law from Amherst College.