Rumi Morales

FTW Advisory Board

Rumi Morales is a pioneer in identifying and cultivating the emerging technologies that will define the future of finance. As Head of CME Ventures at the CME Group, she launched and led one of the most successful corporate venture capital units in financial technology.

A proven entrepreneur herself, Rumi established the Global Markets Institute during her tenure at Goldman Sachs, and also launched a leading economic research firm in Singapore. She began her career in venture capital in London, Kuala Lumpur and New York.

Noted for her thought leadership and influence, Institutional Investor named her one the “most powerful dealmakers in financial technology” two years in a row, and Crain’s recognized her in their esteemed “40 Under 40” list.

Rumi received her undergraduate degree from Wellesley College where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and her MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business.