Global head of business development
Dash Core Group, Inc.
Dash (Ticker: DASH) is digital cash — instant payments and micro-fees, anytime and anywhere. We believe payments take too long and cost too much. Dash provides individual users, merchants, and businesses a better way to pay and get paid. For the underbanked to the banked, e-commerce to point of sale, business-to-consumer and business-to-business, Dash users keep more value.
Ryan Taylor is the CEO of Dash Core Group, which is the largest entity serving the needs of the Dash network. Taylor is an expert in the payments industry. He was previously an associate partner with McKinsey’s financial services and business technology practices, and spent several years researching payments and fintech investment opportunities for a hedge fund in New York. He is passionate about applying payments industry best practices to the digital currency industry.
Brad Zastrow is the Global Head of Business Development at Dash Core Group, joining the company in December 2017. He joined the company following more than 17 years at American Express, where he worked in a variety of partnership and finance roles across the globe. Brad had spent the last 13 years in Sydney, Australia, where he most recently led a regional team in sourcing, negotiating, and managing strategic partnerships for the benefit of American Express Centurion and Platinum card products and customers. Brad is an Arizona-native who graduated from Arizona State University in 1999 with a Bachelor of Science in Finance. He is based out of Sydney, Australia.